February 20, 2007

Boykin sees opportunity at Duke

One of the top overall prospects visiting Duke's junior day over the weekend was Fayetteville (Ga.) Fayette County cornerback Brandon Boykin.

After checking in with the sub 4.5 speedster late last week before his trip, Devils Illustrated spoke with him again Monday night after he returned home from Durham.

The 5-11, 171 pounder was excited beforehand about his visit, but after hearing what the Duke staff had to say he says the Blue Devils have been bumped up a notch in his mind.

"It went really well. They showed us some highlight films from the program. They showed us around the locker room and the facilities, and they showed us the depth chart and stuff. From the looks of things, there was only like two people that I would need to beat out. They said I had a chance to play early. And my parents really liked it. I really liked the whole thing."

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