Monday, March 16, 2009

Good News for the Ducks

Since "Letter of Intent Day" the Oregon Ducks have picked up two Junior College wide receivers for their football team.

Today the Ducks received a letter of intent from **** four-star Wide receiver Tyrece Gaines of Butler County Community College in El Dorado (Kan.) was one of the most highly-sought after prospects in the nation for the 2009 recruiting class.

Also,since "letter of Intent Day" they picked up Lavasier Tuinei, – 6-5, 200, Arcadia, Ind. (Hamilton Heights HS/Golden West C.C. The junior college wide receiver is scheduled to join the Ducks in time for spring practice.

Tuinei, like quarterback Jeremiah Masoli was in 2008, was a full qualifier out of high school and heads to Eugene after only one season in the JUCO ranks, giving him four years to play three.

A 6-6 burner from Arcadia, Ind., Tuinei spent last season at Golden West College in Huntington Beach, Calif. A ***three-star prospect according to, he was ranked as the No. 8 junior college receiver available by JCGridiron.

BTW that Brown kid picked Tennessee so he could be near his parents and his "advisor."