April 22, 2007

Duke makes big impression on Sands

Duke's spring game Saturday afternoon at Wallace Wade Stadium wrapped up four weeks of practice for the Blue Devils as they prepare for the 2007 season.

The action on the field wasn't the only important event going on for the football program though.

Boyertown (Pa.) offensive lineman Tyler Sands traveled to Durham for an unofficial visit to meet the coaching staff and get a feel for the players.

Sands, who checks in at 6-6, 290 pounds, has offers on the table from Nebraska, Temple, Vanderbilt, Akron, and Navy, and Duke would undoubtedly be thrilled to ultimately land a commitment from him.

With Sands' visit on Saturday, the Blue Devils took a step in the right direction to achieving that goal.

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