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  1. Florida high school weekend primer

    Corey Long

    One week in the books for Florida High School football this year, 14 more to go. Gators run Team Tampa: During the offseason Team Tampa became the talk of the national 7-on-7 circuit. A solid mix of ESPN 150 prospects such as Vernon Hargreaves III...

    Blog | September 07, 2012
  2. ESPN 150 WR Bailey aims to decide soon

    Corey Long

    ESPN 150 wide receiver Alvin Bailey (Seffner, Fla./Armwood) was offered by Florida on Wednesday afternoon and would like to make a final decision soon, according to Armwood head coach Sean Callahan. The 2013 Under Armour All-America Game invitee h...

    Blog | August 15, 2012
  3. Underclassmen make big impression

    Corey Long

    While Florida playoffs end the careers of senior players, the state is loaded with talented underclassmen, writes Corey Long.

    Story | Conversation | December 23, 2011
  4. What I learned from this weekend

    Corey Long

    Bailey makes it happen At various points during its 15-0 season, Armwood (Seffner, Fla.) had to turn to junior athlete Alvin Bailey to bail them out of trouble. Each time Bailey's number was called, he delivered. The 6-0, 175-pound athlete was at...

    Blog | December 19, 2011
  5. What to watch this weekend

    Corey Long

    Miami hosts Bush It's the biggest recruiting weekend of the season for the Miami Hurricanes as they will have several commits on campus for official visits. Their primary job will be to convince ESPNU 150 defensive back Deon Bush to join the fold. ...

    Blog | December 08, 2011
  6. What I learned in Florida this weekend

    Corey Long

    Underclassmen drive Armwood Much has been made about Seffner (Fla.) Armwood's senior class of prospects that include Matt Jones (Florida), Eric Striker (Oklahoma) and Cody Waldrop (South Carolina). But it's been the Class of 2013 prospects that h...

    Blog | October 31, 2011
  7. What to watch in Florida this weekend

    Corey Long

    Juniors visiting Tech Two Orlando-area juniors will be taking in games at Georgia Tech this weekend as the Yellow Jackets look for an early recruiting edge. Winter Gardens (Fla.) West Orange linebacker Corey Vereen already has a Minnesota offer t...

    Blog | October 27, 2011
  8. Catching up with more four-star prospects

    Corey Long

    The state of Florida has several four-star prospects that just missed the ESPNU 150 cut and it's time to update the recruitment of these student-athletes. Solidly Committed Prospects - Matt Jones, RB, Seffner Armwood (Florida); Marcus Maye, S, Mel...

    Blog | October 25, 2011
  9. Five things to watch this weekend

    Corey Long

    Here is a look at what to watch this weekend in Florida: Thursday night lights It's a big Thursday night schedule in Florida with many of the major counties playing games. Two of the major games around the state feature undefeated squads. In B...

    Blog | October 06, 2011
  10. Five things I learned this weekend

    Corey Long

    Five things I learned this weekend: Raiders stake their claim for top spot If there was any question of who's No. 1, St. Thomas Aquinas emphatically answered "we are". The Raiders, ranked No. 2 in the ESPNHS Fab 50, have notched early season vict...

    Blog | Conversation | September 26, 2011
  11. What to watch this weekend

    Corey Long

    Five things to watch this weekend: Welcome back For the first time this season four-star running back Matt Jones (Seffner, Fla./Armwood) will take the field. The Florida commit missed the first three games with a torn meniscus in his right knee. ...

    Blog | Conversation | September 22, 2011
  12. Matt Jones, a Florida commit, looking to carry Armwood

    Corey Long

    With kickoff less than two weeks away in Florida it's time to profile some of the state's top programs and players. Armwood won its first state championship in 2003 and hasn't looked back. School: Armwood Hawks City: Seffner, Fla. Coach: Sean Cal...

    Blog | Conversation | August 18, 2011
  13. Sheldon Lewinson picks Wake Forest

    Corey Long

    Defensive lineman Sheldon Lewinson (Seffner, Fla./Armwood) became the fourth member of his high school program to commit early when the 6-foot-1, 235-pounder made a pledge to Wake Forest. Lewinson joins running back Matt Jones (Florida), defensive b...

    Blog | Conversation | July 21, 2011
  14. Sooners offer Eric Striker

    Corey Long

    Defensive back Eric Striker (Seffner, Fla./Armwood) had expressed his interest in Oklahoma, while watching teammate Matt Jones give his verbal to Florida. A few weeks later the Sooners came with an offer. "I was excited when that happened," the 6-f...

    Blog | Conversation | April 13, 2011
  15. Matt Jones becoming a recruiter

    Corey Long

    It's been a couple of months since running back Matt Jones (Seffner, Fla./Armwood) committed to Florida. He said the commitment was a weight lifted off of his shoulders and now the 6-foot-3, 220-pounder spends most of his time in the class room or t...

    Blog | Conversation | April 11, 2011
  16. Matt Jones 'a Gator for life'

    Corey Long

    It wasn't exactly the best-kept secret on the recruiting trail, but ESPN 150 Watch List running back Matt Jones (Seffner, Fla./Armwood) confirmed earlier reports by showing up in Florida Gators garb for his official announcement Wednesday night. "I ...

    Blog | Conversation | February 17, 2011