NC State Camp officially started today for individual high school football players. Over the next two weeks, there will be 10 one-day camps for individual players, as well as a 7-on-7 team camp next Saturday, and a 7-on-7 tournament on June 19th.
Below are three significant names of players that were at camp today.
2016 WR – Cornell Powell – (Greenville, NC) – It is shocking for a player of Powell’s talent to show up at camp, let alone a player of his caliber that is already committed to Clemson. Powell is a 4-Star wide receiver who is the 10th best player in North Carolina according to Rivals. NC State hasn’t given up on Powell. VIDEO
2017 OL – Jonah Melton – (Mebane, NC) – Melton is in the 2017 class and holds offers from NC State, Boston College, Clemson, Miami, UNC, and South Carolina amongst others. VIDEO
2016 LB – Sherrod Greene – (Rocky Mount, NC) – Greene holds offers from NC State, East Carolina, Old Dominion, and Charlotte. VIDEO
Here is a list of other players in camp today:
2017 – QB – Peyton Derrick (Conway, SC) VIDEO
2017 DT – Keenan Agnew (St. Louis, MO) VIDEO
2016 DE – Corey Wiggins – (Knightdale, NC) VIDEO
2016 RB/SS – Grant Walker (Decatur, GA) VIDEO
2017 QB – Alec Morton (Simpsonville, SC) VIDEO
2016 – RB- Austin Lewis (Nokesville, VA) VIDEO
2017 QB – Jay Urich (Piedmont, SC) VIDEO
2017 RB – Montrece Gatling (Havelock, NC) VIDEO
2017 OG – Tyler Brown (Dacula, GA) VIDEO
2017 QB – Jairus Grissom (Dearborn Heights, MI) VIDEO
Orion Dunbar – (Asheville, NC) VIDEO
2016 CB/WR – Gilbert Whiteside (Asheville, NC) VIDEO
2016 WR/LB – Denzel Summey – (Asheville, NC) VIDEO
2017 S – Deon Williams – (Windor, GA) VIDEO
2017 Chase Harof – (Roswell, GA) VIDEO
2017 DE/TE – James Ellis – (Roswell, GA) VIDEO
2016 WR/CB – Jashon Roundtree – (Vanceboro, NC) VIDEO
2016 C/FB – CJ Elliott – (Vanceboro, NC) VIDEO
2018 WR – Ben Luther (Raleigh, NC)
3-Star Wide Receiver Terrell Anderson Includes NC State in Top 10
4-Star 2024 Wide Receiver Terrell Anderson (6’3″/184) revealed his Top-1o schools today, and NC State made the cut alongside Penn State, UNC, Tennessee, Auburn, Louisville, Cincinnati, Virginia Tech, Michigan and UCF.
— Terrell Anderson ⚡️ (@rellsteppin) February 3, 2023
ON3 and 247Sports both rank Anderson as the #12 overall player in the state of North Carolina in 2024. Anderson had 64 receptions for 1,254 yards and 11 touchdowns last season for Grimsley High School in Greensboro. He is teammates with 4-Star Wide Receiver Alex Taylor, who recently included NC State in his Top-7.
NC State offered Anderson last October.
NC State Makes Final 7 for 4-Star WR Alex Taylor
2024 4-Star Wide Receiver Alex Taylor (6’3″/175) released his Final 7 schools today, and NC State made the cut along with UNC, Clemson, Virginia Tech, Tennessee, Penn State and Cincinnati.
— Alex Taylor ✪ (@thealextaylor3) February 1, 2023
247Sports ranks Taylor as the #132 overall player nationally in the 2024 recruiting class, and the #5 player in the state of North Carolina.
Taylor plays for Grimsley High School in Greensboro, North Carolina. He had 65 receptions for 1,034 yards and 12 touchdowns for the Whirlies this year.
NC State offered Taylor on December 8th, 2021.
ON3: NC State’s 2023 Football Recruiting Class Ranks 30th Nationally
After the commitment of JUCO Safety Bishop Fitzgerald yesterday, NC State currently boasts the #30 football recruiting class nationally according to ON3, and the 5th best class in the ACC.
247Sports ranks the Pack’s 18-man class 37th, and Rivals ranks it 36th.
These rankings don’t include the 6 collegiate transfers that will also be suiting up for the Wolfpack in the Fall.
4-Star JUCO Safety Bishop Fitzgerald Commits to NC State
NC State just picked up a huge commitment from 4-Star JUCO Safety Bishop Fitzgerald (6’0″/190).
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Fitzgerald took his Official Visit to NC State on the weekend of the 13th. From my source close to the program, Fitzgerald verbally committed (not made public), but then he ended up taking an Official Visit to Arizona State this past weekend, making things murky. Even as of today, from my understanding, the Wolfpack wasn’t super optimistic, but here we are.
Both ON3 and ESPN rank Fitzgerald as the #1 Junior College Safety Prospect in the 2023 recruiting class, and ON3 ranks him as a 4-star prospect. ESPN ranks him as the #10 overall JUCO prospect in 2023, and ON3 ranks him 13th.