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    Something smells fishy in Lincoln

    A top unsigned running back recruit transfers from high school in Oklahoma to Lincoln East for his last semester.
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    Re: Something smells fishy in Lincoln

    He met his current girlfriend on a recruiting visit to Nebraska?

    That seems coincidental.


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    Re: Something smells fishy in Lincoln

    Did Gary Barnett organize his recruiting trip?



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    Re: Something smells fishy in Lincoln

    "Also, he said Lincoln East offers more classes to help prepare him for college."

    What classes can you take for less than a semester to better prepare for college?



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    Re: Something smells fishy in Lincoln

    Maybe you are just smelling Lincoln?



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    Re: Something smells fishy in Lincoln

    Quote Originally Posted by yCy View Post
    "Also, he said Lincoln East offers more classes to help prepare him for college."

    What classes can you take for less than a semester to better prepare for college?
    This is where I thought it sounded odd. That and the fact I rarely move off the couch for a girl, let alone a couple states.



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    Re: Something smells fishy in Lincoln

    He is trying to make a slow tranition from Oklahoma to Ames- Lincoln just happens to be in between.



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    Re: Something smells fishy in Lincoln

    Quote Originally Posted by RyCy04 View Post
    A top unsigned running back recruit transfers from high school in Oklahoma to Lincoln East for his last semester.
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    It is definitely a weird situation. He sent text messages to Jeremy Crabtree that he was moving to Lincoln to be closer to his girlfriend (freshman at Nebraska), then the article says he is doing it because of classes Lincoln East has to offer. Yeah right.

    Nebraska stopped recruiting him months ago and they are not recruiting him now. From what I hear there is a slim chance he will qualify, and I don't see how moving to a new school 400 miles away from home with no adult supervision is going to help him in the grade department.

    My guess is that in 4 years no one will remember this kids name.



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    Re: Something smells fishy in Lincoln

    Kicking the tires before he enrolls...

    What love does not do to a young kid...

    Can we offer a schollie to his GF?


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    Re: Something smells fishy in Lincoln

    Quote Originally Posted by MrReality View Post
    I don't see how moving to a new school 400 miles away from home with no adult supervision is going to help him in the grade department.
    He might not have any adult supervision at home- so moving closer to a university and away from home problems might actually help. I don't know anything about his home life, but that does happen more than it should.



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    Re: Something smells fishy in Lincoln

    Quote Originally Posted by jaretac View Post
    He might not have any adult supervision at home- so moving closer to a university and away from home problems might actually help. I don't know anything about his home life, but that does happen more than it should.
    I don't know anything about his home life. I don't think living close to a university means anything, but maybe living away from his hometown does help him. No matter how you look at this it is just a weird deal. I hope it works out for him.



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    Re: Something smells fishy in Lincoln

    Nice plug for Lincoln East. I'm surprised more kids aren't moving to Lincoln in order to ready themselves for College.

    It's stories like these, that make me wish I was a TOP Notch Football Recruit. I wonder how many girls Pelini had lined up for him before he picked this one?

    Something tells me we haven't heard the end of this Story.



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    Re: Something smells fishy in Lincoln

    In this case the young man can be offered anything and everything. His grades and test scores are rumored to need improvement. Check out how many D-1 offers he currently holds.



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    Re: Something smells fishy in Lincoln

    Quote Originally Posted by yCy View Post
    "Also, he said Lincoln East offers more classes to help prepare him for college."

    What classes can you take for less than a semester to better prepare for college?
    Nebraska's education level is pretty low!!! what a joke!! Bo will have them on suspension real quick



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    Re: Something smells fishy in Lincoln

    Until he pushes a pregnant girl down the stairs, I am not going to believe that she is his girlfriend.

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