No rest for the Pitt football coaching staff! Just two days after wrapping up National Letter of Intent Day, the staff is preparing to host players for Junior Day.
Now that the coaches are permitted to physically be in the presence of 2017 players, Pat Narduzzi and company will host a group of juniors tomorrow on campus.
Here are names of players that I’ve confirmed that will be at Pitt on Saturday-
Paris Ford, S/WR, Seton-LaSalle (Pitt commitment)
C.J. Thorpe, OL, Central Catholic **
Mitch DeZort, LB, Highlands
Darian Street, WR, Bethlehem **
Kenny Robinson, LB, University Prep **
Duane Brown, RB, Apollo-Ridge
Gabe Houy, OL, Upper St. Clair **
Geno Stone, WR, New Castle
Ryan Lezzer, WR, Clearfield
Fred Hansard, DT, New Jersey **
DeWayne Murray, RB, Steel Valley
David Adams, LB, Central Catholic **
Darius Wise, Athlete, Beaver
Kurt Hinish, DT, Central Catholic **
Thayer Munford, OT, Cincinnati **
Exree Loe, CB, Johnstown (Pitt commit)
Carter Lynch, OT, New Jersey **
Forrest Rhyne, LB, Waynesboro, PA
Hezekiah Grimsley, WR/CB, Williamsburg, Virginia
Markus Vinson, CB, Maryland
Collin Smith, S, Ligonier
David Green, DL, Central Catholic (only a sophomore)
**Means they have an offer from Pitt
Players that won’t be attending-
Donovan Jeter (taking his ACT’s Saturday morning),
North Carolina QB Matt McKay (Holds Pitt offer) told me that he’s going to visit Pitt during his spring break in March.
Ohio OT Joel Honingford (Holds Pitt offer) says he can’t make it but that he’s visiting Pitt in the spring
Ohio OT Matt Sichterman (holds Pitt offer) can’t make it but that he’ll be making a visit to campus real soon. Is currently trying to figure out a date.
Connecticut TE Alexander Marshall (holds Pitt offer) isn’t coming but told me that “Pitt is definitely a school I’m considering with Coach Salem and Coach Narduzzi).