Originally posted on Orange Fizz  |  Last updated 12/23/11
Lawrenceville Patch Syracuse’s newest football commit, George Morris, has been the talk of Orange Nation this week. The 3-star Georgia product is an essential recruit for SU, filling the need at running back with Antwon Bailey graduating. It helps Morris is also a well-rounded impact back from an extremely talent rich area. Follow The Fizz on Twitter for the latest SU recruiting news The Fizz spoke with Morris after his decision, who said the main reason for choosing Syracuse was the coaching staff. “How it came about was the relationship and bond between me, Coach Wheatley and Coach Adkins over time when they first came and saw me in the spring. Just building that bond and trust and how they kept on checking up on me with my schooling. Syracuse has a lot to offer and they showed a lot of interest visiting me.” A common theme recruits and coaches have told The Fizz is that when a school shows a player unique attention and interest, the player usually reciprocates. That’s the case ...
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