Virginia Tech has suffered one other decommitment from three-star broad receiver Latrell Neville out of Missouri Metropolis, Texas (Hightower Excessive Faculty). Neville was nicely linked with former four-star quarterback signee Dematrius Davis, who announced his decommitment on Might 6. The 6-foot-Three inch 195-pound prospect has gathered 44 affords and dedicated to the Hokies on April 5.
“I need to thank God for blessing me with the expertise to play the game that I’ve grown to like on the subsequent degree. There are lots of individuals that are not as lucky as I’m, and I acknowledge that I am within the place of creating a choice that can drastically affect me for the remainder of my life. The choice at hand is which College is greatest geared up to develop me each on and off the sphere. At first by means of steering of these round me and a supportive teaching workers at Virginia Tech I got here to the conclusion that VT was the very best match for me. Nonetheless after months of deliberation I’ve come to the conclusion that I could have been hasty in my determination making. I need to be absolutely assured within the determination I am making as a scholar athlete due to this fact, I shall be DE-COMMITTING from Virginia Polytechnic-Institute & State College & reopening my recruitment. Thanks Hokie Nation,” mentioned Neville on social media.
He talked concerning the need to play with a star quarterback when talking on his unique dedication to Virginia Tech.
“As a receiver, realizing that you’ve a stud QB already dedicated makes issues quite a bit higher,” mentioned Neville.
Following the decommitment, Virginia Tech has misplaced each Lone Star State prospects.
Neville is considered the No. 353 general prospect per the 247Sports activities Composite Rankings. He’s rated because the No. 59 broad receiver and No. 51 prospect within the state of Texas.
247Sports activities’ Midlands Area Recruiting Analyst Gabe Brooks supplied perception into what kind of participant Neville could be on the subsequent degree.
“Large-framed outdoors receiver with terrific body potential relative to place. Possesses a big catch radius thanks to border. Lengthy-strider who exhibits satisfactory to above common top-end pace within the open area. Measurement and power manifest in potential to wrestle by means of arm tackles for extra yardage. Reveals encouraging ball-tracking potential in deep portion of the sphere. Flashes better-than-expected display screen sport potential for a much bigger wideout. Expertise enjoying within the backfield. Has competed in a number of monitor and area occasions. Lack of manufacturing in sophomore and junior seasons is a priority. Wants to point out extra competitiveness as a high-pointer on contested throws. Ball will get into his physique at instances. Uncooked as a route-runner. Performs quick sufficient, however athleticism lacks verified testing. Observe numbers counsel explosiveness can enhance (11.84 100, 23.60 200). Energy 5-caliber receiver prospect with good bodily instruments that present larger long-term ceiling.”
— to 247sports.com