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'11 TX TE Chris Barnett (Verbal to Arkansas)

Discussion in 'University of Colorado Recruiting Archive' started by Buffnik, Dec 21, 2009.

  1. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    A. Maceo Smith HS (Dallas, TX)

    Ht: 6-foot-6
    Wt: 245 lbs
    40: 4.52

    Rivals rating: 4*-5.8rr; #15 TE
    Scout rating: 4*; #9 TE
    ESPN rating: 3*-78 grade; #20 TE

    Reported Offers: Colorado, Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona State, Baylor, Clemson, Florida State, Kansas, Kansas State, LSU, Miami (FL), Nebraska, Notre Dame, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State, Purdue, Stanford, Tennessee, USC, Utah, Vanderbilt, Wake Forest, Houston, TCU
     
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  2. BehindEnemyLines

    BehindEnemyLines beware the habu Club Member

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    Re: '11 TX TE Chris Barnett

    Are those #'s correct? If so, dude can move for a big guy!
     
  3. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    Formerly an Oklahoma commit, Barnett has decided to re-open his commitment. Looks like Arkansas may have made an impact.
     
  4. Duff Man

    Duff Man Moderator Club Member Junta Member

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    Visiting on Saturday. Hmmm.
     
  5. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    This is a big time visit. I'm kind of shocked. We need to win this one.
     
  6. cutaekwondo

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    Any word on how he liked his visit? His fellow teammate Farrow committed. Maybe he and Chris will be teammates for the Buffs as well!!!!
     
  7. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    He didn't commit.

    There's a new Rivals article/interview, though. http://colorado.rivals.com/content.asp?CID=1142202

     
  8. Creebuzz

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    Like the quote...this kid seems to have things in perspective. My guess is he'll be successful wherever he goes, but I sure hope it's CU.
     
  9. cutaekwondo

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    Thanks Nik. It sounds like he is open and like Creebuzz said has things in perspective. Sounds to me like he is softly considering the Buffs.
     
  10. sliderNcider

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    He is a Hawg
     
  11. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    Yep. Rivals has now updated his profile. Not surprising, but still disappointing.
     
  12. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    Somebody the new staff should definitely contact. Hard to imagine there are too many TE Coaches out there who can compete with Embree's track record.
     
  13. Duff Man

    Duff Man Moderator Club Member Junta Member

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    Some questions on whether he has many options at this point. All those nice looking offers might not be valid, there are rumors that many schools backed off.
     
  14. BuffLuKe

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    any reason as to why they backed off?
     
  15. BehindEnemyLines

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    yeah, I was wondering that myself.
     
  16. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    I heard character questions. But don't take that to mean there are definitely issues. I'm comfortable with our staff making that determination.
     
  17. Duff Man

    Duff Man Moderator Club Member Junta Member

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    So he ended up signing with Michigan, but is leaving already. Apparently, he showed up to summer workouts at about 280.
     
  18. BehindEnemyLines

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    Sounds like he ate himself right into a DT.
     

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