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'15 TX WR Carlos Strickland (Verbal to California)

Discussion in 'University of Colorado Recruiting Archive' started by White_Rabbit, Apr 9, 2014.

  1. White_Rabbit

    White_Rabbit Club Member Club Member

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    Skyline HS (Dallas, TX)

    Ht: 6'5
    Wt: 203
    40: 4.72

    Rivals Rating: 4*-5.9rr; #12 WR (#132 Overall)
    Scout Rating: 4*; #14 WR (#101 overall)
    ESPN Rating: 4*-82; #21 WR (#182 Overall)
    247s Rating: 4*-90; #36 WR

    Reported Offers: COLORADO, Alabama, California, Clemson, Connecticut, Illinois, Kansas State, Louisville, LSU, Miami FL, Mississippi State, Notre Dame, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State, SMU, TCU, Texas, Texas Tech, UCLA, UNLV, Wisconsin
     
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  3. Burrito Palazzo

    Burrito Palazzo **** Waffle Club Member

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    Yes.

    Semper Gumby
     
  4. FLounder

    FLounder The Buffs will rise again! Club Member

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    Hugh. Ga.
     
  5. Burrito Palazzo

    Burrito Palazzo **** Waffle Club Member

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    That one doesn't work. Try again.

    Semper Gumby
     
  6. buffaholic

    buffaholic Club Member Club Member

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    Rivals has him 115th! Funny system.
     
  7. lawdogg

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    You think he's better than the #115 overall prospect and #11 reciever or worse?
     
  8. Duff Man

    Duff Man Moderator Club Member Junta Member

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    He actually had good things to say about Walters in a Rivals interview a couple weeks ago.
     
  9. Yung Buffalo

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    If football doesn't work out, he's always got a future selling propane and propane accessories.
     
  10. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    It's been a long time since CU has pulled a high-rated guy like this from Texas. Would be a great sign if the staff could make it happen.
     
  11. cmgoods

    cmgoods Olympic Sports Mod Club Member

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    Texas Tech
     
  12. cmgoods

    cmgoods Olympic Sports Mod Club Member

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    That didn't last long, he decommitted from Texas Tech.
     
  13. Lukeasaurus

    Lukeasaurus Well-Known Member

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    I wish :cry:. I've lost all optimism on recruiting lately
     
  14. chitownbuff

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    Seems like a fair trade to me!
     
  15. Uncle Ken

    Uncle Ken Orr no morr Club Member

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    Trade, schmade. I'd be delighted with either (or both) of those great receivers.
     
  16. CUFan

    CUFan Welcome back Club Member

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    +1. We need this kid. Go get him Walters!

    P.S. Like Orr, I'm not dogging the other kid. He is great too and would love to have him.
     
  17. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    Rivals picked him as the "Biggest Disappointment" at Semper Fi. Some positives within that review, though.

    Strickland was the highest rated receiver in the event, but he hardly practiced and didn't play in the game. The Texas Tech commit sat out Day 2 with a leg injury and never returned to action. On Day 1, though, Strickland was probably the best route-runner and showed a natural feel for the receiver position. He takes long strides and makes it look effortless, which had some coaches on the West squad questioning at what percentage he was actually running. He has the size and hands to be a nice weapon in college, but the small sample size left many wondering what could have been.

    https://colorado.rivals.com/content.asp?CID=1722557
     
  18. Duff Man

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    Likely picks UCLA now. But maybe we can sneak in a visit.
     
  19. Tractor

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    In before Darrin Chiaverini is a terrible recruiter
     
  20. cmgoods

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    Announcing tonight between Cal, Texas Tech, and UCLA. Cal seems to be the popular dark horse pick right now.
     
  21. cmgoods

    cmgoods Olympic Sports Mod Club Member

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    Big pickup for Cal
     
  22. delabuffs

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    Pierre Ingram is a very interesting assistant to me. He appears to be Cal's ace recruiter and he seems to bring with him decent relationships in Dallas. Also seemed to think he had Cal's RB's playing well. Would seem to be a perfect RB coach to me.
     

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