Posted October 30, 2012 on
In his first season of junior college football, cornerback Damarious Randall wasted no time in making a statement. Consequently, his exploits at Mesa (Ariz.) Community College has drawn the attention of many schools, including nearby Arizona State. The Sun Devils have been actively recruiting him for nearly a month, and those efforts have paid off as Randall committed to ASU on Tuesday evening.
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TEMPE, Ariz. -- When Todd Graham took over the Arizona State football team in December, he immediately enacted a new standard of conduct. Some players struggled to adjust, even to the point a few left the program.
But for junior defensive lineman Davon Coleman, a brush with a premature end to his ASU career was just the wakeup call he needed.
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Arizona State has been pursuing Michael Farmer for several months, and their recruiting efforts have paid off with the Edmond (Okla.) running back. Farmer unofficially visited Tempe this past weekend, and committed to the Sun Devils during his trip becoming the team’s first member of the 2014 recruiting class. Farmer and his High School Head Coach, Jeremy Dombek, talked about that decision.
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There may have been some schools who have recruited Damarious Randall longer than Arizona State has, but none have been effective with their efforts as the Sun Devils have been. For the last few weeks the Mesa (Ariz.) Community College cornerback has been frequenting Tempe and enjoying the recruiting process with the school, and on Tuesday night he decided to act on his strong sentiments.
(Updates. With AP Photos.) By JOHN MARSHALL AP College Football Writer Arizona State opened the 2011 season with five wins in six games, then fell apart after being routed by Oregon, losing its final five games.
This season, the Sun Devils again started 5-1, got run over the by the Ducks and followed with a loss to UCLA last week.
So is another flailing finish on the way?
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