Prospect Update: Syvelle Newton
6-2, 205, 4.41
As a junior he Newton passed for 1761 yards and 23 touchdowns and rushed for
2063 yards and 24 scores. Selected to the SC North-South All-Star Game.
Visits w/ player comments:
Clemson 1/10 - "I like the style of offense and the academic program
and the coaches and players. They make me feel like I’m at home."
South Carolina 1/17 - "It’s close to home and run an offense like we play here
UCLA 1/24 - "It’s a good place to
be out west. They have a new coaching staff. They have shown a lot of interest
and they don’t have but two QBs on scholar ship.
Vanderbilt 1/31 - "They’ve shown an
improvement and I could probably come in and play early."
"I don’t have a leader. It’s open. The best team will win."
How was your trip to Clemson this weekend?
"It was very interesting. I got to see a lot of things that I didn’t know
about Clemson. Vickery hall was great. It was great to see how that program
helps athletes graduate early. I was hosted by Derrick Hamilton. He and my
brother used to play ball together in AAU."
Any visits from coaches this
"Coach Stockstill from Clemson is going to come in the home Thursday. UCLA
coaches are also going to come by."
When will you make a decision?
"Going to take all my visits and when signing day gets here I’ll make the
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