April 15, 2007

Eagles losing ground on Georgia guard

Boston College was among the first programs to show early interest in Bonair (Ga.) Warner Robins junior Robbie Bailey. Although the 6-foot-4, 330-pound guard still holds no offers, he is receiving a flurry of additional interest from Auburn, Georgia, Georgia Tech, Mississippi, Maryland and a number of Ivy League schools. Are the Eagles still in the mix for the mammoth lineman?

"BC is definitely up there," he said. "I continue to get a lot of interest from them and they were the first school to contact me.

"They'd be obviously a great option," added Bailey. "The football team is winning games and their tradition with offensive linemen is second to none. Adding Jeff Jagodzinski as head coach gives BC a big plus. He provides an opportunity to play beyond college and has insight on the position I play.

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