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'15 HI ATH Tuli Wily-Matagi (Verbal to Oregon State)

Discussion in 'University of Colorado Recruiting Archive' started by Buffnik, May 30, 2014.

  1. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    Kahuku H.S. (Kahuku, HI)

    Ht: 6'3"
    Wt: 220
    40:

    Rivals rating: 2*-5.3rr; unranked ATH
    Scout rating: 3*; #61 DE
    ESPN rating: 3*-75 grade; #49 ATH
    247s rating: 3*-81 grade; #105 ATH

    Reported Offers: Utah, Utah State, Washington State
     
  2. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    [video=youtube;-Gxp3iD8_HM]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Gxp3iD8_HM[/video]
     
  3. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    Since committing to Utah in March, Wily-Matagi has seen a lot of interest. Camp invites from USC and CU, for example.

    Has stated he is solid, but seems to be looking.

    Projects at TE in college. (ESPN actually lists him at 6'5" and, based on his highlights, he looks taller than the 6'3" every other site has him at.)

    Article about his commitment (includes statement about strong interest from CU): http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsutahsports/57649663-59/matagi-wily-utah-kahuku.html.csp
     
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    Duff Man Moderator Club Member Junta Member

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    Looks pretty good.
     
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  6. Darth Snow

    Darth Snow Hawaiian Buffalo Club Member Junta Member

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    heh. I love that we only do soft verbals for other teams' commits. Come on over those rockies Tuli!
     
  7. 4thGenBuff

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    There is a reason for the soft verbal on this one. He may or may not play for CO but I doubt he plays for Utah. We have a good shot. Islanders and Colorado go way back.
     
  8. WeCU13

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    We have a chance on this kid and Solomon; one word, Sefo!
     
  9. Duff Man

    Duff Man Moderator Club Member Junta Member

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    He went to the All-Poly camp after our camp. Could be in line for more offers soon.

    We look to be in great shape.
     
  10. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    I'd be happy if Tuli was our TE for this class. I think he'd be a major contributor as a "move" TE.
     
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    sliderNcider MacLovin Club Member

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    Haven't seen a recent update on him but he's Kahuku's starting QB this Fall. Checked out his twitter and it's 99% Utah but he did retweet a couple CU related tweets
     
  12. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    Please.

    As I said before, this would be an excellent TE fit for this recruiting class. I'd want a JUCO TE to go with him and give him time to develop (not force a redshirt burn). But Tuli could be a big time player here in this system. I'm really not sure how he fits in Utah's system with his skill set.
     
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    sliderNcider MacLovin Club Member

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    IIRC Utah wants him as DE. CU at TE
     
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    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    Makes sense.
     
  15. Duff Man

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    Get the island kids to visit together if possible.
     
  16. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    Another December 5th visitor.

    No other visits scheduled, per Rivals.
     
  17. BuffUp

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    ( Dec 5th )This sounds like a fun day up in Boulder hopefully recruit gods looking down on us
     
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    Could be a huge day for Poly recruiting. Would be nice for one of these deals to go our way.
     
  19. BuffUp

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    Timmydub needs to fedex one of those dolls up here pronto
     
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    No matter what happens, nice to hear how great an impression we are making. Hopefully, we'll begin seeing dividends soon. Comments like these give me a lot of hope that we are getting close to turning the corner.
     
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    Really think Tuli could be special. Athlete
     
  23. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    This afternoon, Tuli followed the below tweet with a re-tweet of the announcement that Roddie had de-committed from Utah. Hmmm...

    [tweet]544568325003423744[/tweet]
     
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    I have a feeling we get them all.


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    And he's looking for a good place for his fiance and daughter to live, Boulder has to be extremely attractive given that
     
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    Buff lock.


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    Pretty much a must get because we don't seem to have other TEs on the radar.
     
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