"Some new schools are looking at me," added Gerald Harris. "I just got an offer from Miami and Florida is going to let me know this week if they are going to offer. They are going to call me with a decision. I also got new offers from UConn, FIU, UTEP, and Utah."
Louisville and Kansas had offered earlier;
what is their status?
"I have not spoken to them lately. My recruiting
phase has completely turned around."
Which colleges are still in the
"The ones I named are the ones that are still in and trying
to make things happen and Ole Miss too."
What is going on with Ole
"I have been in contact again with their new staff. They are
still interested in me."
Any recent inhome visits?
and and Utah have been by."
Any future inhome visits?
Nutt (Ole Miss) is coming by on Sunday and Coach Shannon is coming by on Monday
to talk to my family."
Gerald was leaning towards the Rebels after
he took in an official visit in the Fall but a coaching change took place. What
kind of effect does this have with Harris?
"They still interest me
a lot. I loved Coach Orgeron and their staff. I was looking forward to working
with him, but I like the things Coach Nutt got done at Arkansas and the opportunity
he gives me. When I see Coach Nutt I am going to tell him that I look forward
to getting to know him over the next couple of weeks."
is nearing as the early signing period starts on December 19th. Where next for
"I am going to Miami 14-16 and I might go see another school
or two but I do not know yet."
Any leader up to this point?
and Ole Miss are at the top, as well as Utah. I am still interested in UConn too,
and Florida is getting into the picture. I just do not have a good relationship
with them yet, but I look forward to getting to know the Florida staff. Every
school I listed, there is some interest, but not as much as Ole Miss and Miami."
stands out about the Canes?
"They are known for producing NFL TE's.
I have always wanted to go to Miami since I was like 8 years old. I just want
to get to know Coach Shannon. I have never been there, but I want to check it
out and see what it is all about. Just the tradition and having the opportunity
to play for Miami. That goes a long ways. They are known for putting people in
the league and having a lot of success once they are there."
"It just has that homy feeling. I do not know how else to explain
other than that."
Gerald Harris (TE, Navarro College, TX) - Rebel head coach, Houston Nutt, flew from New York where…