June 21, 2006

FSU looking south for OL help

He may have the hardest name to pronounce of any recruit in the country. Emeka Nwankwo from Chaminade-Madonna High School says it's not that hard once you sound it out.

"The N is silent," said Nwankwo. "It's Wank-whoh,"

The 6-foot-3, 285-pound big man says he would have already committed, but his favorite team never offered. But if Miami did offer now, Nwankwo says he wouldn't be as excited.

"I don't think they want me over there," he said.

As of now, his top five schools are Florida State, Notre Dame, Florida, Virginia, and Georgia. All five are looking at Nwankwo as an offensive guard, but he could also play defensive line. Florida State would love to see him at right guard, protecting Drew Weatherford and future Seminole quarterbacks.

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