Found January 26, 2013 on Orange Fizz:
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Ten days ago, the future of Syracuse’s 2013 recruiting class looked bleak. Commits began questioning suiting up for the Orange without Doug Marrone, and so many other pieces of the staff that had developed relationships with them. Zach Allen had led the charge in rallying the troops all summer and fall, then flipped to TCU. SU was slow on hiring its new offensive coordinator, and more commits became lukewarm. But now with ten days until National Signing Day, this year’s class has been totally redesigned. Follow The Fizz on Twitter for breaking recruiting news before Syracuse’s Signing Day Scott Shafer and his new staff have offered a variety of new players, and even reeled in their first recruit just two days ago. The class is back to 15 commits, and there is still room for a handful more Shafer recruits. The Fizz has put together the list of the Top Five Newest Prospects Syracuse is going after just days before NSD. DB Simeon Thomas 3-star              6...
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