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Georgia Tech signees

T.J. BarnesHigh school: Enterprise (High) Ala.Position: Defensive tackleHt./Wt.: 6-7/325

Brandon LeslieHigh school: Edison High, Fresno, Calif.Position: SafetyHt./Wt.: 6-0/195Notes: He had 71 tackles and four interceptions his senior season. . . . Was named to Superprep’s All-California team

Jon LockhartHigh school: Blountstown (Fla.) HighPosition: CornerbackHt./Wt.: 6-0/190Notes: Could play on either side of the ball. . . . Led Blountstown to three district titles.

B.J. MachenHigh school: Hillard Darby, Hillard, OhioPosition: LinebackerHt./Wt.: 6-1/225Notes: Had 130 tackles and five sacks as a senior. . . . Led team in tackles for his junior and senior seasons.

Daniel McKayhanHigh school: MLK, Decatur, Ga.Position: Wide receiverHt./Wt.: 6-0/180Notes: Helped lead MLK to the Class AAAAA state championship as a senior. . . . Played quarterback and wide receiver as well as returned kicks.

Nick McRaeHigh school: Dublin (Ga.) HighPosition: CenterHt./Wt.: 6-4/290Notes: Won football and basketball state championships at Dublin. . . . Ranked by Rivals as the 18th-best center prospect in the nation.

Malcolm MunroeHigh school: Coral Reef, MiamiPosition: LinebackerHt./Wt.: 6-3/215Notes: Played football and ran track. . . . Florida Times-Union Super 75.

Embry PeeplesHigh school: Dr. Phillips, Orlando, Fla.Position: A-backHt./Wt.: 5-10/175Notes: Rushed for 636 yards on 103 carries, also scored five times, as a senior. . . . Had 909 yards rushing as a junior.

Rashaas ReidHigh school: St. Augustine (Fla.) HighPosition: CornerbackHt./Wt.: 5-10/180Notes: Also played basketball and ran track. . . . Led track team to district title in 2006 and 2007.

Kamaron RileyHigh school: Hawkinsville (Ga.) HighPosition: CornerbackHt./Wt.: 6-2/180Notes: Played both cornerback and wide receiver in high school. . . . Had 10 interceptions as Hawkinsville.

Jaybo ShawHigh school: Flowery Branch (Ga.) HighPosition: QuarterbackHt./Wt.: 6-0/190Notes: For his career, he had 9,340 yards passing and rushing and 127 touchdowns. . . . Ranked by Rivals as the nation's 10th best dual-threat quarterback.

Quentin SimsHigh school: Colerain, Cincinnati, OhioPosition: Wide receiverHt./Wt.: 6-3/190Notes: Had 24 catches for 313 yards and two touchdowns as a senior. . . . Also rushed for 764 yards on 75 carries with seven touchdowns.

Phil SmithHigh school: Jesuit High, Tampa, Fla.Position: Offensive tackleHt./Wt.: 6-6/290Notes: earned all-state honors. Scout.com ranked him as the No. 56 prospect nationally at his position.

Steven SylvesterHigh school: Union Grove, McDonough, Ga.Position: LinebackerHt./Wt.: 6-2/225Notes: Could also play running back. . . . Rivals ranked him as the state’s 26th best prospect

Cooper TaylorHigh school: Marist, AtlantaPosition: SafetyHt./Wt.: 6-4/195Notes: A two-time all-state player. . . . played several positions including wide receiver, safety, running back and quarterback.

Omoregie UzziHigh school: Chamblee (Ga.) HighPosition: Offensive guardHt./Wt.: 6-3/291Notes: Played the line on both sides of the ball. . . . Ninth-rated offensive guard nationally.

Tevin WashingtonHigh school: Wetumpka (Ala.) HighPosition: QuarterbackHt./Wt.: 6-1/205

Richard WatsonHigh school: FAMU High, Tallahassee, Fla.Position: B-backHt./Wt.: 6-1/225Notes: All-state selection. . . . Rushed for more than 3,600 yards his final two seasons.

Antonio WilsonHigh school: Columbia High, Decatur, Ga.Position: Defensive endHt./Wt.: 6-6/220Notes: Could also play some wide receiver. . . . Played just four games last season due to an automobile injury.

Marcus WrightHigh school: Reagan, San Antonio, TexasPosition: A-backHt./Wt.: 5-8/175Notes: Rushed for a San Antonio-city record 3,374 yards and 45 touchdowns. . . . Had at least one run of 70 yards or more in eight straight games.

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