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UPDATE (9:14 PM)-

**Big time offer tonight by Pitt to a quarterback from Houston, Texas. Sophomore Grant Gunnell picked up an offer from Pitt tonight. Gunnell is an elite talent with offers from Baylor, Florida State, Georgia, LSU, Nebraska, Oklahoma State and Oregon. Gunnell tells me that he received the offer from OC Shawn Watson.

UPDATE (8:57 PM)-

**Have confirmed another visitor this weekend for Junior Day and that’s Jeannette safety Robert Kennedy.

UPDATE (8:52 PM)-

UPDATE (8:02 PM)-

**Congratulations to Montour LB/RB Brayden Jones for picking up his first D-1 offer.

UPDATE (6:35 PM)-

**Another linebacker from the state of New Jersey will be visiting this weekend. Javar Garrett (6-foot-2, 205 pounds) from Penns Grove, New Jersey will be at Pitt Junior Day. Garrett is a 247 Sports 3-star recruit with offers from Vanderbilt, NC State, Indiana, Rutgers and Temple.

UPDATE (6:20 PM)-

**PSN has confirmed that tight end Drew Painter will be attending Pitt’s Junior Day on Saturday. Painter (6-foot-4, 245 pounds) is from Hershey, PA and has been talking with Coach Sherman and Coach Salem. Painter is still waiting for his first Power 5 offer.

Courtesy of Drew Painter


UPDATE (5:07 PM)-

UPDATE (4:44 PM)-

**Very interesting offer made today by Pitt as they offer another quarterback. Devin Leary from Sicklerville, New Jersey has picked up an offer from the Panthers. This comes two days after they offered Ohio quarterback Chase Wolf and had Washington DC quarterback Kevin Doyle in for Junior Day.

247 Sports rates Leary (6-foot-2, 185 pounds) as a 3-star recruit with offers from West Virginia, Wake Forst, Rutgers, Minnesota, Iowa, Indiana, Baylor, Boston College and Maryland. Last weekend, Leary attended Junior Day at West Virginia.

How about these stats last season for Leary: 3,688 passing yards, 48 touchdowns and only four interceptions. His strengths are his arm strength and his accuracy.

Very interesting offer.

UPDATE (4:15 PM)-

**Another visitor this Saturday will be Penn Hills wide receiver Julian Major.

UPDATE (4:03 PM)-

**Late last week, Pitt extended an offer to a wide receiver from Milledgeville, Georgia. Jatavious Harris (6-foot-3, 185 pounds) is a Rivals 3-star wide receiver with offers from Florida, Miami, South Carolina, Oklahoma State and Tennessee.

Today, I caught up with Harris and asked him about the offer from Pitt.

“I was happy when I got the offer.  I was actually talking to Coach Narduzzi everyday so I knew it was going to come eventually,” said Harris.

“Coach Narduzzi is a great guy and he likes to get to know people, he just doesn’t throw out random offers to anyone, he is a great guy. Pitt is a school that I will consider.”

Courtesy of Jatavious Harris

UPDATE (3:47 PM)-

**New Jersey linebacker Nick DeNucci, who was in town over the weekend, received an offer today from Temple.

UPDATE (3:39 PM)-

**Evan Lovell from Hightstown, New Jersey will be in town this Saturday for Pitt Junior Day. Lovell is a 6-foot-5-inch, 308 pound offensive tackle and is rated as a 3-star prospect by 247 Sports. At this point, Lovell has offers from Pitt and NC State.

**Ohio offensive lineman Jimmy McKenna, who holds an offer from Pitt, had to cancel and will not be attending Pitt’s Junior Day this weekend.




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