Gurley is thought to be torn between Georgia and Clemson, according to a source close to his recruitment. North Carolina State has made a strong push and is still in play but the Bulldogs and Tigers appear to have the lead for the four-star athlete from Tarboro (N.C.) High School, who is expected to play tailback in college.
As a junior, he rushed 139 times for 1,472 yards and 26 touchdowns. Also, he had 79 tackles, an interception, and a forced fumble. He was an All-Area Offensive Player of the near. Won state title in 200 meter hurdles and ran a 4.30 40 time recently. His personal bests are 100 Meter Dash in 10.70, 110 Meter Hurdles in 14.13, 200 Meter Dash in 22.85, and 300 Meter Hurdles in 40.89. #10 rated player and 5 star recruit based on the 2012 AthleteVault NC/SC Rankings. AP Prep player of the year in the state of North Carolina and Offensive MVP on his NC team on the Shrine Bowl.