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Highsmith Jumps at UNC Offer

Highsmith Jumps at UNC Offer

Since attending North Carolina's summer camp, Erik Highsmith has favored UNC and been on the Tar Heel staff's radar. When the coaching staff offered him a scholarship Wednesday night, the 6-foot-2, 170-pound wide receiver from Vanceboro (N.C.) West Craven immediately accepted.

"Charlie Williams and Coach [Butch] Davis called and offered, so I committed," Highsmith said. "I've wanted to go there for a while. "They have a good football program – I've been to a couple of games. I've been around the campus when I went to their camp. [The campus] is nice." Highsmith has been a regular face at...

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