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'10 TX MLB Anthony Beard (Signed to SMU)

Discussion in 'University of Colorado Recruiting Archive' started by Sexton Hardcastle, Jul 12, 2009.

  1. Sexton Hardcastle

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    Lumberton HS (Lumberton, TX)

    Ht: 6-foot-1
    Wt: 220 lbs
    Forty: 4.68 secs
    Bench max: 330 pounds

    Scout Position Ranking: #44
     
  2. Duff Man

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    Re: '10 TX LB Anthony Beard

    Really want him to be a Buff.
     
  3. Buffnik

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    Re: '10 TX LB Anthony Beard

    I think you've got a good chance of getting your wish.
     
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    Re: '10 TX LB Anthony Beard

    [ame="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KYdF8aCrz_U"]YouTube - Anthony Beard Highlights (2007)[/ame]
    [ame="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T0GA0HFQzeY"]YouTube - Anthony Beard Junior Year (2008) Hi-Lite Film[/ame]
     
  6. aik

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    Looks like a grown man already. I like it.
     
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    Re: '10 TX LB Anthony Beard

    Rivals Premium Update Aug. 2

    He has at least 7 offers now, but says most interested in Colorado and Arizona.
    Spent summer rehabbing knee (torn ACL), but says he's fully recovered.

    Might come to the CSU game.
     
  8. Sexton Hardcastle

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    Oh please, oh please, oh please.
     
  9. CarolinaBuff

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    Sounds like ESPN doesn't have a clue because they don't even has us listed under the schools he's considering. :confused:
     
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    That's typical. ESPN doesn't really have a clue about recruiting outside of looking at everyone else's top ten lists.
     
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    OK thanks, that's kind of what I figured. :huh:
     
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    Come on Tony B.!! Black and Gold is your "density."
     
  13. Sexton Hardcastle

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    Re: '10 TX LB Anthony Beard

    I can be way off on this, but I think ESPN Scout Inc. seems to be seriously underfunded. I think there are about a handful of guys trying to sift through thousands of kids.

    http://sports.espn.go.com/ncaa/recruiting/news/story?id=2105483
     
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    "Spent summer rehabing knee (torn acl) Does this concern anyone?
     
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    I guess we'll see how his senior season goes.
     
  16. Sexton Hardcastle

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    Re: '10 TX LB Anthony Beard

    That's the approach most teams are taking with him. I say roll the dice and try to bring him in. Rodney Stewart also blew out his knee his JR. year.
     
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    Re: '10 TX LB Anthony Beard

    Still near the top of my wish list.
     
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    Re: '10 TX MLB Anthony Beard

    Rivals Update

    Anthony Beard says he will take an official to Colorado this weekend, or if Colorado doesn't come through with details and a final plan, he might visit CSU instead. His HS team has a bye weekend and he wants to take an official ... somewhere.

    Colorado is supposed to "let him know" if this is a good weekend for him to visit. I hope so!

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    Mine too but with the way things are going, all these guys on the list might be a pipe dream.
     
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    Visited Baylor. Has a new top 5 of Arizona, Arkansas, Baylor, Colorado & Texas Tech. Among those, the only schools that have offered are Zona and CU. Still wants to set up a visit to CU.

    On the academic side, he wants to major in Wildlife Biology. I don't think we have that at CU, but I did find something in the Biology Department called and EBIO (Ecology & Evolutionary Biology) that seems to prepare you for the same career options and then some versus a BA in Wildlife Biology.
     
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    :lol: I was actually going to major in wildlife bio and CSU is a good school for it as is Wyoming. I think Arizona was up there on the lists I was looking at, so that may be bad news. I'm not sure of the difference between EEB and Wildlife, but I assume it would suffice as undergrad work, as would any generic Biology degree.
     
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    Good news!

    AZ is reporting on Buffscoop that Beard is among the 3 visitors this weekend (Ringo had said there were 3 but only reported Whiteside).

    Beard's still one of the guys I really want in this class. Hopefully we can lock him down this weekend. :thumbsup:
     
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    Re: '10 TX MLB Anthony Beard

    him and cecil would be nice
     
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    Didn't Forrest West do about the same thing?
     
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    Re: '10 TX MLB Anthony Beard

    Yep. We've already got the commit from Lowell Williams and it looks like we're in the lead for Evan Palelei too. Then there's 4* JUCO Derek Earls that we're right there on. This has a chance of being a very special linebacker class.

    And I think it needs to be since we're graduating Burton, Mohler, Stengel & Smart, we lost Katoa, it's too early to tell on Webb & Nobriga from the '09 class, and at this point it doesn't look like we're getting much from the '07 Ahles/Hartigan class.
     
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    :nod::nod::nod:

    No complaints about how either of those risks have turned out (West & Speedy).
     
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    Re: '10 TX MLB Anthony Beard

    I think we need to sign at least four LBs in this class with everything you mention.
     
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    Re: '10 TX MLB Anthony Beard

    Next commit?
     
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    RUmors of commitment... Nothing confirmed. :woot:
     
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    Re: '10 TX MLB Anthony Beard

    Just read a post by Adam over at Rivals. Premium article coming up soon, but the gist of it is that Beard fell in love with CU, we're his strong #1, he was tempted... but he's probably going to wait to commit.
     

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