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Academics important to Davis

You'd have to look back to the class of 2012 to find Highland Springs (Richmond, Va.) High School's last D-1 prospect. That was Jerome Wright who went on to sign with Virginia Tech and has become a regular presence in the Hokies' backfield. Felton Davis III is the latest Springer to receive major D-1 attention. The 6-foot-4, 178-pound wide receiver is up to 19 offers, his latest from Vanderbilt.

"I have two SEC offers from Missouri and Vanderbilt," Felton Davis told "Coach [Marc] Lubic offered on the phone just two days ago. He said they liked my grades and thought I was a good player. They love my ability to stretch the field and he said they think there are a lot of things that they can do with me in the offensive with my size and speed. "Vanderbilt's an offer that... Recommended Stories