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Re: University Athletic Association
« Reply #3540 on: May 04, 2016, 10:22:02 pm »
CWRU released its 29 player class today.

http://athletics.case.edu/sports/fball/2015-16/releases/20160504k9qagm

Lots of beef for the O-line.

Indeed, that looks like some good sized linemen.  Do you know/have any inside information as to if any of them might be able to step in for playing time  and contribute immediately?  Despite being freshman, I think that would be a huge plus if they can.
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Re: University Athletic Association
« Reply #3541 on: May 04, 2016, 11:38:52 pm »
FWIW Strayer was 2nd team ne lakes district.

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Re: University Athletic Association
« Reply #3542 on: May 05, 2016, 04:34:35 am »
Check out the video on WR Austin Navarette from TX.

http://recruit-match.ncsasports.org/clientrms/athletes/1503391?access_type=COACH_QUERY

Says he's 6'3", 200, and 4.5 sec. 40 time with a 32 on his ACT.

How does someone with those numbers not get picked up by a Stanford, Northwestern, or Duke?

In his video, he looks like a STUD!!!!

I hope we can figure out ways to get the ball in this guy's hands!  He looks DEADLY after the catch!

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Re: University Athletic Association
« Reply #3543 on: May 05, 2016, 03:23:46 pm »
Check out the video on WR Austin Navarette from TX.

http://recruit-match.ncsasports.org/clientrms/athletes/1503391?access_type=COACH_QUERY

Says he's 6'3", 200, and 4.5 sec. 40 time with a 32 on his ACT.

How does someone with those numbers not get picked up by a Stanford, Northwestern, or Duke?

In his video, he looks like a STUD!!!!

I hope we can figure out ways to get the ball in this guy's hands!  He looks DEADLY after the catch!

He looks good - but he looks slow. I know looks can be deceiving but that video did not show his "speed". Aside from that his 2016 numbers were: 16 receptions, 141 yards and 3tds? That is an average of 1.6 catches a game for 14 yards. I think that is how Stanford, etc...didn't pick up on him.
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Re: University Athletic Association
« Reply #3544 on: May 06, 2016, 04:18:58 am »
Then the 4.5 second 40 time must be either a lie, a mistake, or an exaggeration.

What would you assess his 40 time as, based on the videos?

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Re: University Athletic Association
« Reply #3545 on: May 06, 2016, 08:56:27 am »
Puffery. Reported 40 times are notoriously unreliable.
Can't tell because he never runs 40 yds flat out. He doesn't run away from any DBs though.  Half his highlights are blocking.
I think he has the frame to become like Albers. But that's a high bar.
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Re: University Athletic Association
« Reply #3546 on: May 06, 2016, 09:00:49 am »
Unless it says the time is electronically timed (as it may be at a camp) I always add 0.15-0.2 to times when I see them for HS kids.  I treat those times similar to height/weight listings on the roster...in the ballpark but probably not exactly right! 

One thing to keep in mind with that kid in particular though is that he's tall.  To me it always looks like tall kids are slow because of the stride length.  5'8" is always going to look faster than 6'3". 

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Re: University Athletic Association
« Reply #3547 on: May 13, 2016, 06:23:10 pm »
Finally it's official UChicago football returns to Midwest Conference.

http://www.d3football.com/notables/2016/05/mwc-finally-confirms-chicago
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