Friday Recruiting Notebook

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**Look what the Pitt coaches brought to Slippery Rock as a few of the coaches go to show support for Lamont Wade.

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**Speaking of scholarship offers, yesterday Pitt offered 2018 wide receiver Dominick Watt from Hollywood, Florida. I asked him about the offer from Pitt.

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Coach Sims Visits Temple Commit Emil Moody

Earlier this week, Pittsburgh Sports Now spoke with Emil Moody concerning the visit he had scheduled with defensive line coach Tom Sims for Thursday night. That visit happened, and as promised, we have an update. Per Emil, a current Temple commit, the evening with Coach Sims went well.

“The visit went very good,” he said. “He came to visit me at basketball practice first. Then we headed to my house, talked to my parents. Basically, we talked about what’s the plan. He’ll be getting back to me on the offer very soon. That he’s not looking for me to redshirt when I get in; he’s looking for me to come in and play.”

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Coach Harley Visits Panther Commit Kyle Nunn

By now, most Panther fans have heard of Kyle Nunn. The 6’3” 190-pound linebacker recruit from Findlay, Ohio committed to Pitt back on 4/17/16, and hasn’t wavered on his commitment since. Pitt’s linebackers coach, Rob Harley, visited Kyle at his home on Wednesday night just days before Nunn will take his official visit to the University of Pittsburgh on December 9th. Pittsburgh Sports Now contacted Kyle to learn more about his visit with Coach Harley, and to verify the solidity of his commitment.

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Pitt Week 13 Ultimate Wrap-up: Orange, Crush(ed)

THE BIG LEAD

The Panthers defeat the Orange in the highest scoring game in FBS history, 76-61.

DAVID HAGUE’S PHOTO GALLERY

INSTANT REACTION

DEFENSE(LESS)

NATIONAL RECOGNITION

GOING BOWLING

The Panthers have been bowl eligible since their win over Clemson. But these days, that’s hardly something to brag about, since there are 80 berths available. You don’t even have to have a winning record.

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The Latest On 4-Star LB Nathan Proctor

INDIAN HEAD, Md. — Nathan Proctor is a big-time prospect.

The 6-foot-2, 205-pound outside linebacker has a four-star rating from 247 Sports and has collected over 30 Division-I college scholarships, and not just from the bottom rungs, either. Pitt, Miami, Tennessee, West Virginia, Notre Dame, North Carolina, Wisconsin, Florida, Georgia, Virginia Tech, Louisville, Penn State, Ole Miss, UCLA, Syracuse, Missouri and his home state school of Maryland are among the power-five schools that have given him an offer, and that’s not an exhaustive list.

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Coach Narduzzi, Coach Sims Visit NC State Commit

While in Florida Wednesday night, Head Coach Pat Narduzzi visited 2017 defensive end recruit Deslin Alexandre. Alexandre, who is currently committed to North Carolina State, revealed to Pittsburgh Sports Now what was discussed with the Panthers’ second year head coach.

“We discussed how they really like me and they would like me to come to Pitt,” Deslin said. “They spoke to my parents about it also.”

As a player that Pat Narduzzi has offered and would obviously like to see wear the Blue and Gold, what kind of pitch did he use to sell Deslin on the University of Pittsburgh?

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