Wednesday, February 4, 2009

Tar Heels class ranked 5th nationally

Butch Davis and the North Carolina Tar Heels have cracked the Top 8 in two respected recruting lists.

UNC is No. 5 on the list and No. 8 on

South Carolina was the next highest Carolinas school, weighing in at No. 11 in both rankings.

Other Carolinas ACC schols weighed in further down the list with Clemson (42, 38) leading the way, followed by North Carolina State (39, 53), Duke (51, 51) and Wake Forest (58, 62).

East Carolina, coming off a blazing start with wins over Virginia Tech and West Virginia, weighed in at No. 82 and tied for 92.