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Welcome to's Signing Day coverage!

Throughout the day, brought you all the breaking news as the National Letters of Intent come across the fax machine at the USF Athletics Building.

Below, we have recaps of all the signees to go along with quotes from Skip Holtz on what he thinks of them.

Just above, fans can watch the Holtz press conference on-demand.

To the right, you can read through the chat that fans, USF staff and senior writer Tom Zebold took part in throughout the day.

Following our coverage, we invite to join us for the Signing Day Party at Stump's Supper Club in Channelside.

Below, keep track of the entire recruiting class including player highlight videos, comprehensive bios and quotes from the USF coaching staff.


Signed at 1:00 p.m.

Jarvis McCall
Freshman  |  6'2''  | 185
Seffner, Fla.  |  Armwood HS

Holtz on McCall
: "Safety, corner, tall, rangy, athletic. We’re really excited that he’s a Bull."

ARMWOOD HIGH SCHOOL: Coached by Sean Callahan at Armwood ... a three-year letterman ... notched 84 tackles, eight INTs, 14 PBU, seven forced fumbles and three fumble recoveries during his career ... a third-team all-state selection as a senior ... an honorable mention all-Hillsborough County selection ... led the Hawks to a perfect 15-0 season and the 6A state title ... posted 28 tackles, four INTs, four PBU, five forced fumbles and two fumble recoveries ... returned one of his fumble recoveries for a TD ... helped Armwood to a 14-1 season and a 4A state runner-up finish as a junior ... tallied 40 tackles, four INTs, 10 PBU, a forced fumble and a fumble recovery ... added 16 tackles and a forced fumble as a sophomore.

PERSONAL: Born in Tampa, Fla. ... son of Tamika Floyd ... has one sister, Telia.


Signed at 11:05 a.m.

Kameron Davis
Freshman  |  6'5''  |  290
Lauderhill, Fla.  |  Northeast HS

Holtz on Kameron Davis: Big, athletic tackle. Great pass protection on film. I think he’s a very athletic offensive lineman who has a huge upside.

NORTHEAST HIGH SCHOOL: Coached by Donnell Bennett at Northeast ... a four-year starter playing mainly at left tackle ... did not allow a sack over his final two seasons ... ranked 88th in Orlando Sentinel's Florida Top 100 ... a first-team all-state and all-county selection as a senior ... posted 40 pancake blocks ... helped Northeast reach the regional semifinals ... ranked as one of the top 16 players in Broward County entering his senior season ... transferred to Northeast from Boyd Anderson prior to his senior season ... a first-team all-county selection by the Miami Herald as a junior ... led Boyd Anderson to the region finals for the first time in school history ... also started his sophomore and freshman years along the offensive line at Boyd Anderson ... earned honorable mention all-state honors as a freshman.

PERSONAL: Born in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. ... son of Kenny and Michelle Davis ... two brothers, Khambrel and Kendon, and one sister, Sha'Mekeya ... served as a motivational speaker for his local parks and recreation ... an honor roll student ... plans to major in sports management.


Signed at 10:57 a.m.

Daniel Perry
Freshman  |  6'8''  |  225
Fort Lauderdale, Fla.  |  University School

Holtz on Perry: Tall, athletic, great motor at 6-8. He is going to grow into a large defensive end. He’s going to give us something we haven’t had in a little while and that’s that range on the edge.

UNIVERSITY SCHOOL: Coached by Roger Harriott at University School ... a four-year letterwinner and two-time all-county selection ... tallied 124 tackles and 12 sacks over his final two seasons ... a first-team all-county selection as a senior ... voted a team captain ... posted 40 tackles, six sacks and a PBU ... led University School to a 12-1 record ... ranked as the 19th-best player in Broward County by the Sun-Sentinel prior to his senior season ... a first-team all-county performer as a junior ... posted 84 tackles, six sacks, an INT, two PBU and a blocked PAT ... helped the Suns to the state finals ... also earned three letters in basketball and track and field.

PERSONAL: Born in Port Moore, Jamaica ... moved to the Ft. Lauderdale area from Jamaica at age 14 ... son of Devon and Alsian Perry ... has two brothers, Duran and David ... brother, David, plays defensive end at Miami ... volunteered with the Dolphin Youth Organization ... an honor roll student ... plans to major in pre-dental.


Signed at 11:00 a.m.

Tashon Whitehurst
Freshman  |  6'3''  |  190
Gainesville, Fla.  |  Gainesville HS

Holtz on Tashon Whitehurst: Athletic, hard hitting, physical, nose for the ball, playmaking linebacker. I went and watched him play a game and I think he made every tackle. He can run sideline to sideline, yet can play inside the tackles as well.

GAINESVILLE HIGH SCHOOL: Coached by James Thomson at Gainesville ... an all-state and two-time all-area selection ... posted 337 tackles, 11 sacks, 3 INTs, five forced fumbles and three fumble recoveries over his three seasons ... a first-team all-state selection as a senior ... a first-team all-area selection by the Gainesville Sun ... voted team captain ... tallied 162 tackles, three INTs, two forced fumbles and a fumble recovery ... also blocked a field goal and rushed for 51 yards and a TD ... led the Hurricanes to the regional finals ... notched 14 tackles, an INT and a PBU, while helping to shutout rival Eastside ... a second-team all-area selection as a junior ... helped the Hurricanes reach the 4A state semifinals and finish with an 11-3 record ... led a defense that posted four shutouts ... posted 124 tackles, eight sacks, two forced fumbles and a fumble recovery ... also saw action as a sophomore ... tallied 51 tackles, three sacks, a forced fumble and a fumble recovery.

PERSONAL: Born in Gainesville, Fla. ... son of Scott and Toshia Whitehurst ... has one brother, Omar, and two sisters, Bre and Christin ... a member of the A/B Honor Roll.


Medical greyshirt

Alex Mut
Freshman  |  6'3''  |  190
Port Charlotte, Fla.  |  Charlotte HS

Holtz's take on Mut: “He was a guy that we were going to bring in that I felt could have come in with Andre Davis and Ruben Gonzalez and compete for playing time a year ago... He will be competing this spring with a very talented receiving group. He’s got great hands and he’s a great young man.”

Enrolled full time in January 2012 after greyshirting during fall 2011, while recovering from a knee injury.

CHARLOTTE HIGH SCHOOL: Coached by Binky Waldrop at Charlotte ... a four-year starter, who was an all-state and three-time all-area selection ... posted 154 receptions for 2,610 yards (16.9 ypc) and 27 TDs as a wide receiver during his career ... also played defensive back and notched 103 tackles, 19 INTs, 29 PBU and two TDs ... named the area offensive player of the year as a senior ... tabbed first-team all-area and all-district ... voted team captain and MVP ... tallied 39 receptions for 686 yards (17.6 ypc) and nine TDs ... added 34 tackles, four INTs and 10 PBU ... earned second-team all-state and all-area honors as a junior ... posted 58 receptions for 1,014 yards (17.5 ypc) and 15 TDs ... added 12 tackles, two INTs, nine PBU and a TD on defense ... earned all-area honors as a defensive back as a sophomore ... made 37 receptions for 568 yards (15.4 ypc) and three TDs ... tallied 23 tackles, six INTs, seven PBU and a TD ... added 20 receptions for 342 yards and two TDs and 34 tackles, seven INTs and three PBU as a freshman ... also earned three letters in basketball and track and field ... a two-time captain for the basketball team ... a member of the 4A state track and field championship team ... finished seventh in the state long jump as a junior ... won region and district championships in the long jump ... helped the 4x400-meter relay to a third-place finish at the state meet and region and district championships.

PERSONAL: Born in Ponta Gorda, Fla. ... son of Tom and Karen ... one sister, Taylor, who is a USF student ... a member of the honor roll and three-time scholastic award recipient ... tabbed the principal's Student of the Year as a sophomore ... father, Tom, played wide receiver at Rhode Island ... plans to major in biology.


Early enrollee

Fidel Montgomery
Junior  |  6'0''  |  182
Marianna, Fla.  |  Marianna HS  |  Southwest Mis. C.C.

Holtz on Fidel Montgomery: USF's third defensive back in this class: He can play a couple different positions and provide some immediate help for us in the back end. He’s very athletic. Both him and Josh Brown are like mirrors of each other.

SOUTHWEST MISSISSIPPI C.C.: Coached by Charles Anthony at Southwest Mississippi ... appeared in 18 games over his two seasons at Southwest Mississippi ... posted 177 tackles during his two seasons ... played in nine games as a sophomore at Southwest Mississippi in 2011 ... earned second-team MACJC all-state honors ... tallied 121 tackles, a TFL, an INT, three PBU, three forced fumbles and a fumble recovery ... the 121 tackles tied for the fith most in junior college ... posted 28 tackles against Northeast Mississippi to earn NJCAA National Defensive Player of the Week honors ... also returned 13 kickoffs for 313 yards (24.1 ypr) ... saw action in nine games as a freshman in 2010 ... notched 56 tackles and returned four kickoffs for 81 yards.

MARIANNA HIGH SCHOOL: Coached by Rob Armstrong at Marianna ... a four-year letterman ... tallied 296 tackles, 11 INTs, three forced fumbles and three fumble recoveries during his career ... posted 83 tackles and three INTs as a senior ... notched 79 tackles and an INT as a junior ... added 567 rushing yards on 47 carries (12.1 ypc) ... earned all-state honors as a sophomore ... posted 78 tackles, seven INTs, three forced fumbles and three fumble recoveries ... added 56 tackles as a freshman.

PERSONAL: Born in Miami, Fla. ... son of Kelvin and Aileen Johnson ... has three sisters, Annette, Latrice and Carolyn and one brother, Johnnie ... cousin Tim Lester was a running back in the NFL with the Dallas Cowboys, Pittsburgh Steelers and Los Angeles Rams ... majoring in business.


Early enrollee

Tevin Mims
Junior  |  6'3''  |  240
Round Rock, Texas  |  Stony Point HS  |  Texas  |  Navarro J.C.

Holtz's take on Mims: “He’s a defensive end that we think has just a huge upside. The last two years we’ve lost four defensive ends when you talk about Patrick Hampton, Claude Davis, Craig Marshall and David Bedford. We’ve lost a lot of firepower at the defensive end... I think Tevin Mims kind of rounds out a two-deep for you and gives you some upperclassmen that you have an opportunity to play with that has an awful lot of talent.”

NAVARRO COLLEGE: Coached by Nick Bobeck at Navarro ... helped Navarro to a 10-2 record and a Southwest Junior College championship in 2011 ... posted 19 tackles, four sacks, seven TFL and three PBU ... played in four games along the defensive line as a true freshman at Texas in 2009 and redshirted in 2010 before transferring to Navarro.

STONY POINT HIGH SCHOOL: Coached by Craig Chessher at Stony Point ... an all-state and two-time all-district selection at defensive end ... rated as one of the nation's top 20 weakside defensive ends by both ESPN and Rivals ... ranked as the state's 16th-best prospect overall by Rivals ... rated as the fifth-best DE in Texas by ESPN ... named the state's fifth-best defensive end prospect by Dave Campbell's Texas Football ... helped Stony Point to a 22-5 record over his last two seasons ... recorded 122 tackles, 19 sacks, 49 TFL, 23 pressures, three fumble recoveries, two forced fumbles and 13 PBD during that time ... tabbed third-team 5A all-state by the Texas Sports Writers Association and honorable mention by The Associated Press as a senior ... named district 16-5A Defensive MVP and first-team all-CenTex ... served as captain for a Stony Point Tigers team that finished a school-best 13-2 (7-0 in district play) and made a 5A state semifinal appearance ... registered 69 tackles, 15 sacks, 26 TFL, 13 pressures, two forced fumbles and nine PBD ... named first-team all-district 14-5A as a junior ... led the Tigers to a 9-3 record, their first district title and first playoff appearance in school history ... notched 53 tackles, four sacks, 23 TFL, 10 pressures and four PBD.

PERSONAL: Born in Beaumont, Texas ... moved to Round Rock at age nine ... volunteered with the Special Olympics ... mother, Glenda Gilliam, played basketball at Jarvis Christian College (1984-85) ... majoring in interdisciplinary social science.


Signed at 9:40 a.m.

Michael Pierre
Junior  |  5'11''  |  211
Winter Garden, Fla.  |  Agape Christian HS  |  Golden West College

Holtz's take on Pierre: He’ll help fill the void of Darrell Scott being gone. I would say that he’ll bring more athleticism and speed to our backfield.

GOLDEN WEST COLLEGE: Coached by Nick Mitchell at Golden West ... a two-year starter for the Rustlers ... totaled 1,160 yards and nine TDs on 227 carries (5.1 ypc) over his two seasons ... a second-team all-conference selection as a sophomore ... rushed for 730 yards and six TDs on 143 carries (5.1 ypc) despite missing the first two games ... tallied 420 yards and three TDs on 84 carries (5.0 ypc) as a freshman.

AGAPE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY: Coached by Victor Floyd at Agape Christian.

PERSONAL: Born in Winter Garden, Fla. ... son of Bessie Stewart ... has one brother, Charles, and one sister, Shonda ... brother, Charles, was a four-year member of the FAU football team ... plans to major in criminal justice.


Signed at 9:15 a.m.

Sean Price
Freshman  |  6'3''  |  235
Citra, Fla.  |  North Marion HS

Holtz on Price: Athletic. Receiving tight end. I think it bodes well for our future at that position. Very athletic.

NORTH MARION HIGH SCHOOL: Coached by Craig Damon at North Marion ... a four-year letterman ... played in the Under Armour All-American game ... ranked as the fourth-best TE in the nation ... ranked 55th in Orlando Sentinel's Florida Top 100 ... a member of the Florida Times-Union Super 75 ... ranked 34th on Florida Varsity's list of top players in the state ... posted 81 receptions for 1,651 yards and 22 TDs during his career ... finished career as North Marion's all-time leader in receiving yards ... ended career just one shy of all-time mark in receptions ... a second-team all-state selection as a senior ... posted 25 catches for 530 yards and six TDs ... also posted nine tackles, 3.5 sacks and a PBU ... led the Colts to a 9-3 record ... caught a season-high six passes for 71 yards against Bolles ... notched a season-high in yards versus St. Cloud with 84 to go along with two TDs ... earned third-team all-state and first-team all-county honors as a junior ... named to the district all-star team ... caught 22 passes for 530 yards and seven TDs as a junior ... led North Marion to a 10-3 record ... an honorable mention all-state selection as a sophomore ... earned second-team all-county honors ... made 25 receptions for 448 yards and seven TDs ... helped the Colts to an 11-2 record and a berth in the regional final ... started his career with nine catches for 146 yards and two TDs as a freshman ... also a two-year letterman in basketball and earned one letter in track and field and weightlifting.

PERSONAL: Born in Gainesville, Fla. ... raised by his grandparents, Willie and Marie James ... has one brother, Shad, and one sister, Shalexis ... cousin, Jamie Thompson, played for the New York Jets ... cousin, Greg Carr, played football at Florida State ... was voted homecoming king ... spent numerous hours volunteering to clean his school and in the community ... participated in car wash fundraisers ... earned academic honors all four years ... plans to major in radiology and business.


Signed at 9:08 a.m.

Kofi Amichia
Freshman  |  6'4''  |  270
Powder Springs, Fla.  |  McEachern HS

Holtz's take on Kofi Amichia: 260-pound athlete who is going to continue to grow into his body. Great strength and power.

MCEACHERN HIGH SCHOOL: Coached by Kyle Hockman at McEachern ... a three-year letterman and all-state performer ... led McEachern to a 30-5 record and two region titles during his three seasons ... earned a spot in the all-state all-star game as a senior playing at right tackle ... an all-county selection ... also spent time on defense and recorded a sack ... helped McEachern to a 10-2 record and the second round of the state playoffs ... tabbed a preseason all-state selection ... named one of the top players in Georgia by ESPN High School ... posted 42 pancake blocks as a junior ... allowed only one sack, while starting all 12 games ... helped the Indians to a 10-2 record, the second round of the state playoffs and the region 4AAAAA championship.

PERSONAL: Born in East Point, Ga. ... son of Joe and Esther Amichia ... the Amichias are both natives of Ghana ... plans to major in electrical engineering.


Signed at 9:00 a.m.

D'avrio Montgomery
Freshman  |  6'3''  |  210
Winter Park, Fla.  |  Winter Park HS

Holtz on Montgomery: He impressive from the moment you lay eyes on him. He’s a big, athletic, physical wide receiver who can do a lot of different things for you. He can play a lot of different roles because he’s got size, strength and speed. He’s a complete package.

WINTER PARK HIGH SCHOOL: Coached by Larry Gergley at Winter Park ... a versatile two-way player for the Wildcats ... selected to the Offense-Defense All-American game ... also played in the Central Florida all-star game ... ranked sixth on the Orlando Sentinel's Central Florida Super 60 and 34th in its Florida Top 100 ... a member of the Florida Times-Union Super 75 ... ranked 44th on Florida Varsity's list of top players in the state ... tallied 96 catches for 1,662 yards and 21 TDs over his final two seasons ... also had 112 tackles and seven INTs, while on defense ... an honorable mention all-state and first-team all-district selection as a senior ... led Winter Park with 51 catches, 562 yards and six TDs ... also posted 67 tackles and four INTs ... was ranked as the nation's 19th-best wide receiver by Tom Lemming entering his senior season ... an honorable mention all-state selection as a junior ... notched 45 receptions for 1,100 yards and 15 TDs ... added 45 tackles and three INTs.

PERSONAL: Born in Monroe, La. ... moved to Winter Park from Monroe when he was 14 ... son of Lottie Montgomery ... has three brothers, Mario, Zack and Noah ... cousin, Steven Moffet, played quarterback at UCF from 2003-06


Signed at 8:54 a.m.

Jalen Spencer
Freshman  |  6'0''  |  175
Pensacola, Fla.  |  Pensacola HS

Holtz's take on Jalen Spencer: Versatile defensive back who can play safety or corner. Jalen is very athletic, very versatile and I think a bright spot for our future in the secondary.

PENSACOLA HIGH SCHOOL: Coached by Mike Bennett at Pensacola ... ranked 90th on Florida Varsity's list of top players in the state ... invited to play in the Florida vs. Georgia all-star game and the Florida all-star game ... a three-time all-state performer ... also a three-year captain ... was 30-1 as a starter ... passed for 3,541 yards and 30 TDs, while rushing for 3,261 yards and 37 TDs during his three-year career ... an all-state selection as a senior ... the Northwest Florida MVP ... tabbed a Super Senior by the Pensacola News Journal ... threw for 1,365 yards and 11 TDs ... rushed for 1,063 yards and 13 TDs ... also posted four INTs, returning two for TDs ... an all-state selection as a junior ... the Pensacola all-area MVP ... a Pensacola News Journal Super Junior ... tallied 1,111 passing yards and nine TDs ... rushed for 1,242 yards and 16 TDs ... an all-state selection as a sophomore ... the area offensive MVP ... earned the team's courage award ... led Pensacola to the 2009 3A state championship ... posted 1,065 passing yards and 10 TDs ... rushed for 956 yards and eight TDs ... also lettered in basketball, baseball and track and field.

PERSONAL: Born in Pensacola, Fla. ... son of Tawanna Spencer and Maurice Standfield ... has three brothers, KD, Jair and Quan, and three sisters, Majesty, Countey and Kahin ... plans to major in sports medicine.


Early enrollee

Chandlor Mathews
Junior  |  6'2''  |  279
Bay St. Louis, Miss.  |  St. Stanislaus HS  |  Pearl River C.C.

Holtz's take on Mathews
: “He gives you a little bit more of the flexibility of playing center and guard... Chandlor Mathews would be more like a Chaz Hine. He’s a center or guard.”

PEARL RIVER C.C.: Coached by Tim Hatten at Pearl River ... appeared in 18 games over two seasons at Pearl River ... saw action in nine games as a sophomore in 2011 ... earned all-region 23 honors, while playing tackle ... also tabbed first-team All-MACJC South Division ... helped Pearl River average 455 yards per game ... tabbed the Dobie Holden Memorial Scholarship recipient ... played in nine games as a freshman in 2010 ... earned All-MACJC honors.

ST. STANISLAUS HIGH SCHOOL: Coached by Chris Frigo at St. Stanislaus ... a first-team all-state and four-time all-district performer ... tabbed first-team all-state as a senior ... also earned all-region and all-district honors ... helped St. Stanislaus to a 14-1 record and the 2009 state championship ... led an offense that averaged 504.0 ypg ... an all-region and all-district selection as a junior ... helped the Rock-a-Chaws to an 8-3 season ... also earned all-district honors as a sophomore and freshman.

PERSONAL: Born in Mobile, Ala. ... moved to Diamondhead, Miss. at age 16 ... son of Donna Mathews and Sean Schickedanz ... has one brother, Evan ... majoring in communications.


Early enrollee

Lawrence Martin
Junior  |  6'3''  |  307
Daytona Beach, Fla.  |  Seabreeze HS  |  Merced College

Holtz's take on Martin: “He is a very talented player. I think he has feet and athleticism to play tackle, but he also has size and strength to play inside at the guard position. I think he gives you some flexibility. I think he has a chance to come in, make and impact and compete for one of those starting jobs that we have available right now... If I were to use terms, Lawrence Martin is probably more like a Jeremiah Warren, who is a guard/tackle for us.”

MERCED COLLEGE: Coached by Bob Casey at Merced ... redshirted in 2011 after playing offensive tackle at Merced in 2010 ... a first-team Region II All-California selection ... also named first-team All-Golden Gate Conference ... played in 10 games at Georgia Military College in 2009.

SEABREEZE HIGH SCHOOL: Coached by Marc Beach and Mike Austin at Seabreeze ... a three-year letterman in both football and basketball at Seabreeze ... a third-team all-state and all-area selection ... voted team captain as a senior ... also competed in basketball, earning all-state, all-area and all-county honors ... led the team in assists and rebounds in each of his three seasons ... also a three-year team captain.

PERSONAL: Born in Daytona Beach, Fla. ... son of Wanda Simmons ... majoring in psychology.


Early enrollee

Eric Lee
Freshman  |  6'3''  |  220
Daphne, Ala.  |  Daphne HS

Holtz's take on Lee: “I think he has a bright, bright future. We had very competitive recruiting battles with him. He has a very disciplined family. His dad is a retired Marine and he’s just a fantastic young man, great in the classroom, a great person with an awful lot of talent.”

DAPHNE HIGH SCHOOL: Coached by Glenn Vickery at Daphne ... an honorable mention all-state selection and a two-time all-county performer ... listed as one of ESPN's top players in the state of Alabama entering his senior season ... led Daphne to a 25-2 record over his final two seasons ... recorded 62 tackles and 7.5 sacks over that span ... an honorable mention all-state selection by as a senior ... earned all-county honors ... named player of the game three times ... tallied 44 tackles, 4.5 sacks and five PBU ... named all-county as a junior, while helping Daphne to a perfect 15-0 record and the Alabama state championship ... named player of the week six times ... notched 18 tackles and three sacks.

PERSONAL: Born in Panama City, Fla. ... lived in Mobile, Ala. from agest 3-5 before moving to Daphne ... son of Rodney and Estella Lee ... has two brothers, Rodney and Jonathon ... participated in Coastal Clean-Up ... an A/B Honor Roll student ... a Wendy's High School Heisman nominee ... served as the treasurer for the senior class ... a member of the Key Club and Spanish Club ... plans to major in business.


Early enrollee

James Hamilton
Freshman  |  6'2''  |  330  
Orlando, Fla.  |  Olympia HS

Holtz's take on Hamilton: “When you look at him, he’s cut out of the mold a little bit of a Terrell McClain, Cory Grissom – larger body, strong, powerful, quick and athletic. I’m excited with what he’s going to bring to the table as a defensive lineman with some opportunities. I’m excited to see him in the spring.”

OLYMPIA HIGH SCHOOL: Coached by Bob Head at Olympia ... a four-year letterman who played on both the offensive and defensive lines ... a two-time all-central Florida selection and an all-state honoree ... posted 55 tackles, three sacks, five forced fumbles and three fumble recoveries as a senior ... played primarily along the offensive line in earning third-team all-state honors as a junior ... earned first-team all-central Florida honors ... tallied 42 pancake blocks, two fumble recoveries and a TD ... tabbed first-team all-central Florida honors as a sophomore along the offensive line ... recorded 37 pancakes ... added 18 pancake blocks as a freshman ... also earned letters in weightlifting.

PERSONAL: Born in Baborsville, Ky. ... son of Sherrie Thompson ... has one sister, Jazmyn ... volunteered as a coach for the Olympia Pop Warner team ... cousin, Corian, is a linebacker at USF ... undecided on a major.


Signed at 8:15 a.m.

LaMarlin Wiggins
Freshman  |  6'2''  |  190
Plant City, Fla.  |  Plant City HS

Holtz on Wiggins: "The term that keeps coming up in this whole class - athletic."

PLANT CITY HIGH SCHOOL: Coached by Wayne Ward at Plant City ... a three-year letterman ... ranked 43rd on Florida Varsity's list of top players in the state ... posted 117 receptions for 1,843 yards and 12 TDs during his three seasons at wide receiver ... an honorable mention all-Hillsborough County selection as a senior ... a second-team all-conference honoree ... notched 28 receptions for 509 yards and four TDs ... also posted seven tackles and a fumble recovery ... ranked as the nation's 18th-best wide receiver entering his senior season ... tallied 40 catches for 649 yards and five TDs as a junior ... also returned eight kickoffs for 222 yards, including a 90-yard TD ... added 17 tackles ... posted 49 receptions for 685 yards and three TDs ... started his career on defense, making 16 tackles, as a freshman.

PERSONAL: Born in Brandon, Fla. ... son of Donna Cruz ... has one sister, Dajionea.


Early Enrollee

Joshua Brown
Junior  |  6'0''  |  184
Arlington, Texas  |  Lancaster HS  |  Arizona Western C.C.

Holtz's take on Brown: "Athleticism. He can play corner or safety and comes in here as a junior college player. He’s a guy we’re looking for some immediate help from.”

ARIZONA WESTERN C.C.: Coached by Tom Minnick at Arizona Western ... posted 46 tackles, an INT and 23 PBU during his two-year junior-college career ... appeared in nine games during the 2011 season at Arizona Western ... led the Matadors to an 11-1 record (8-0 WSFL) and a berth in the NJCAA National Championship game ... posted 25 tackles, a TFL, an INT and 12 PBU ... redshirted during the 2010 campaign ... played in seven games a freshman in 2009 at Trinity Valley C.C. ... posted 21 tackles, a TFL and 11 PBU.

LANCASTER HIGH SCHOOL: Coached by Rick Smith at Lancaster ... a versatile athlete who earned letters in four sports ... a two-year letterman in football ... posted 159 tackles, seven INTs and scored seven TDs over his final two seasons ... ranked as the No. 60 cornerback prospect nationally by after his senior season ... tallied 56 tackles, three INTs and scored four TDs during his senior season ... earned second-team 15-4A honors as a junior ... notched 103 tackles, two sacks, four INTs and scored three TDs ... also earned letters in baseball (3), basketball (2) and track and field (4).

PERSONAL: Born in Pensacola, Fla. ... also lived in Jacksonville, Daytona Beach and Lancaster, Texas ... has four sisters, Nicole, LaPorsha, Alexis and Alana, and three brothers, Alex, Andrew and Sheri ... cousin Antonio Bell is a cornerback at Nebraska ... majoring in interdisciplinary social science.


Early enrollee

Chris Bivins Jr.
Freshman  |  5'11''  |  160
Gainesville, Fla.  |  Gainesville HS

Holtz’s take on Bivins: “He’s a very talented player who can really play either side of th ball. He’s extremely explosive, very confident. We had really high recruiting battles for him. He made the decision to come here, which really excited me because I thought he was one of the guys who could come in and has a chance to make a difference even as a freshman because of his athleticism.”

GAINESVILLE HIGH SCHOOL: Coached by James Thomson at Gainesville ... a three-time all-area selection who was a three-year letterman ... posted 188 tackles, nine INTs, and four forced fumbles over his three year career ... also tallied 13 receptions for 350 yards and six TDs during his career ... a first-team 6A all-state selection as a senior ... named The Gainesville Sun's Big School Player of the Year ... voted team captain ... notched 60 tackles, four INTs, 16 PBU and two forced fumbles, while helping Gainesville to the regional finals ... also posted 13 receptions for 350 yards and five TDs at wide receiver ... tabbed all-area as a junior ... notched 48 tackles, four INTs, two forced fumbles and a fumble recovery ... returned one of his INTs for a TD ... earned honorable mention all-area honors as a sophomore ... tallied 10 tackles and an INT.

PERSONAL: Born in West Palm Beach, Fla. ... also lived in Jacksonville from ages 12-14 before moving to Gainesville ... son of Chris Bivins Sr. ... undecided on a major.


Signed at 7:30 a.m.

Guito Ervilus
Freshman  |  6'4''  |  230
Orlando, Fla.  | Oak Ridge HS

Holtz's take on Ervilus: “Tall, athletic, multiple, can play a number of positions. We signed him as a defensive end. He’s played receiver, defense, tight end. He’s played a lot of different positions."

OAK RIDGE HIGH SCHOOL: Coached by Elijah Williams at Oak Ridge ... ranked 14th in the Orlando Sentinel's Central Florida Super 60 and 53rd in its Florida Top 100 ... posted 63 tackles and nine sacks during his three-year career ... also caught 61 passes for almost 1,200 yards and nine TDs during that timespan ... played in just four games as a senior after recovering from an ACL injury suffered in the spring ... earned Comeback Player of the Year honors ... voted team captain ... notched 13 tackles and a sack ... tallied 12 receptions for 339 yards and three TDs ... earned team MVP honors as a junior ... posted 38 tackles, four sacks, four TFL, an INT, two PBU and a forced fumble ... tallied 20 receptions for 312 yards and three TDs ... added 93 rushing yards and a TD and a 32-yard pass ... starting playing football during his sophomore season ... ... also a four-year letterman in basketball, who averaged 18 points and 10 rebounds as a junior.

PERSONAL: Born in Orlando, Fla. ... son of Jennifer Bellinger ... a four-year honor roll student.



Name Position Height Weight Hometown Previous School Bio Video
Guito Ervilus DL 6'4'' 230 Orlando, Fla. Oak Ridge HS Link Link  
Chris Bivins Jr. DB 5'11'' 160 Gainesville, Fla. Gainesville HS Link Link  
Joshua Brown DB 6'0'' 184 Lancaster, Texas Lancaster HS / Arizona Western C.C Link Link  
LaMarlin Wiggins WR 6'2'' 190 Plant City, Fla. Plant City HS Link Link  
James Hamilton DL 6'2'' 330 Orlando, Fla. Olympia HS Link Link  
Eric Lee DL 6'3'' 220 Daphne, Ala. Daphne HS Link Link  
Lawrence Martin OL 6'3'' 307 Daytona Beach, Fla. Seabreeze HS / Merced College Link Link  
Chandlor Mathews OL 6'2'' 279 Bay St. Louis, Miss. St. Stanislaus HS / Pearl River C.C. Link Link  
Jalen Spencer DB 6'0'' 175 Pensacola, Fla. Pensacola HS Link Link  
D'vario Montgomery WR 6'3'' 210 Winter Park, Fla. Winter Park HS Link Link  
Kofi Amichia OL 6'4'' 270 Powder Springs, Ga. McEachern HS Link Link  
Sean Price TE 6'3'' 235 Citra, Fla. North Marion HS Link Link  
Michael Pierre RB 5'11'' 211 Winter Garden, Fla. Agape Christian HS / Golden West College Link Link  
Tevin Mims DL 6'3'' 240 Round Rock, Texas Stony Point HS / Texas  /  Navarro J.C. Link Link  
Fidel Montgomery DB 6'0'' 182 Marianna, Fla. Marianna HS / Southwest Miss. C.C. Link Link  
Alex Mut WR 6'3'' 190 Port Charlotte, Fla. Charlotte HS Link Link  
Tashon Whitehurst LB 6'3'' 190 Gainesville, Fla. Gainesville HS Link Link  
Daniel Perry DL 6'8'' 225 Fort Lauderdale, Fla. University School Link Link  
Kameron Davis OL 6'5'' 290 Lauderhill, Fla. Northeast HS Link Link  
Jarvis McCall DB 6'2'' 185 Seffner, Fla. Armwood HS Link Link