August 2, 2006

Will Burd wait?

Chesterfield, Va., Matoaca wide receiver Kris Burd (6-foot-2, 180 pounds, 4.5 seconds) is one of the top wide receivers in the state of Virginia for 2007. Burd, who still has three scholarship offers, has been back and forth on whether he will decide before the start of his senior season. Three schools remain firmly in the mix but new schools have been in contact. Will the Matoaca standout wait to make his decision?

"Yes, I have decided that I will wait until later in the fall to make my college decision," said Burd.

What is the reason for the wait?

"I have really only seen Virginia. I really like what I see but I would like to see Virginia Tech and Maryland as well before I make my decision. I don't want to blindly choose."

Right now, Burd has written offers from Virginia and Maryland. Virginia Tech has offered verbally.

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