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Friday, October 17, 2003
QB Harrell headed to West Texas

By Bill Hodge
CollegeSports.com

Texas Tech has a commitment from Top 150 quarterback Graham Harrell of Ennis, Tex., over interest from Arizona State, Baylor, Georgia, North Carolina State, Wisconsin, Tulane and Louisiana Tech, among others. Harrell had 3,411 yards and 46 touchdowns passing, plus 1,055 yards and 17 touchdowns rushing as a junior. He broke the state record of 113 career touchdown passes set by Baytown-Lee's Drew Tate, now the second-team quarterback at Iowa as a true freshman, early this season.

The Red Raiders recently gained six junior college commitments, including the nation's top quarterback prospect in Robert Johnson of Americus, Ga/Reedley CC, Cal. Johnson picked the Red Raiders over 30 other offers including Tennessee, Fresno State, Kansas and Kentucky. He signed with West Virginia as a prep. Also headed for Lubbock are receiver John Harris of Americus, Ga/Northwest Mississippi CC, Miss., who decommitted from Florida State; defensive lineman Donald Bake of Fresno CC, Cal; linebacker Sylvester Brinkley of Reedley CC, Cal; defensive lineman Charles Glover of Americus, Ga/Reedley CC, Cal; and defensive lineman Marcus Campbell of Reedley CC, Cal.

Washington picked up a commitment from defensive back/athlete Darin Harris of Federal Way-Decatur, Wash., over interest from Oregon State, Oregon, Washington State and Colorado.

Toledo has a commitment from quarterback Clint Cochran of Wadsworth, Ohio, over Ball State.

Check out the updated lists of Top 150 Prospects and Super Prospects. Where are the top Class 2004 offensive linemen headed? List.

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Football Commitments/Signings:
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Class 2005: Database
Class 2004: Database/Top Prospects/Conference.
Class 2003: Database/Top Prospects/Conference/Top Classes.
Class 2002: Database/Top Prospects/Conference/Top Classes.
Class 2001: Database/Top Prospects/Conference/Top Classes.
Class 2000: Database/Top Prospects/Top Classes.
Class 1999: Database/Top Prospects/Top Classes.
Class 1998: Database.
Class 1997: Database.

Bill Hodge is the executive editor and director of recruiting coverage at CollegeSports.com. For daily columns on prospects, commitments and signings, plus databases, go to CollegeSports.com's Recruiting Page.