August 24, 2007
Auburn lands top in-state tailback
Auburn picked up a big in-state commitment Friday from Daphne tailback Reggie Hunt.
The 5-foot-10, 180-pound Hunt had numerous offers to choose from including Auburn, West Virginia, Alabama, Florida, Clemson, Oklahoma, Purdue, South Carolina and Southern Miss.
But his final decision came down to Auburn or West Virginia.
"He felt like he wanted to get it out of the way before the season started and that Auburn was the best place for him," said Daphne offensive coordinator Brian Campbell.
"He'll fit in well at Auburn. He's seen the history of the running backs there. A lot of people say it's a running back school and that's the way he looked at it. It was just a good fit for him."
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