May 14, 2009

Connette explains decision

It appears as though Duke's recruiting efforts at the quarterback position have ended for quite some time with the commitment of Corona (Calif.) Santiago signal-caller Brandon Connette. The talented youngster from the west coast spoke with Devils Illustrated on Wednesday and explained his decision.

At 6-foot-2 and 190-pounds, Connette is the second dual-threat quarterback to join the Blue Devils' Class of 2010 -- the first being Anthony Boone. He's the second California quarterback, after Sean Schroeder, to commit to Duke in the last two recruiting cycles.

Connette had received an offer from Stanford prior to choosing Duke. Why does he feel he's making the right decision?

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