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Commitment Status:Signed LOI

Nick Waisome

College Choices

School Interest Offer Visit Recruited by
Florida St.COMMITTED (12/20/2010)Offered12/10/2010D.J. Eliot
ArizonaNoneOfferedNone
ArkansasNoneOfferedNone
DukeNoneOfferedNone
FloridaNoneOffered12/17/2010
GeorgiaNoneOfferedNoneBryan McClendon
IllinoisNoneOfferedNone
Iowa St.NoneOfferedNone
KentuckyNoneOfferedNone
LouisvilleNoneOfferedNone
LSUNoneOfferedNoneBilly Gonzales
MemphisNoneOfferedNone
Miami (FL)NoneOfferedNone
MichiganNoneOfferedNone
MississippiNoneOfferedNoneChris Vaughn
Mississippi St.NoneOfferedNone
NebraskaNoneOfferedNone
N. CarolinaNoneOfferedNone
N.C. StateNoneOfferedNone
PittsburghNoneOfferedNone
PurdueNoneOfferedNone
RutgersNoneOfferedNone
South CarolinaNoneOfferedNoneJeep Hunter
South FloridaNoneOfferedNoneMark Snyder
StanfordNoneOfferedNone
TexasNoneNone
UCFNoneOfferedNone
VanderbiltNoneOfferedNone
Wake ForestNoneOfferedNone

Scouting Report on Nick Waisome

by Barry Every - 06/03/2010
  • SpeedBlue Chip
  • SizeDivision I Player
  • StrengthDivision I Player
  • AgilityBlue Chip
  • Ball SkillsDivision I Player
On the Hoof: Waisome has a very narrow waist, wide shoulders and almost no body fat. He does have ideal arm length for a corner. Has the lower body of a sprinter. He is physically similar to Baylor signee Tyler Stephenson.
Needs Improvement: Would like to see him add about 10 pounds of muscle mass, which would allow him to become a more physical tackler. He has good hands but has shown a tendency to allow the ball to get to his body.
Most Impressive: Has excellent change-of-direction skills and very good speed. Waisome also does a nice job of coming out of his breaks to make plays on the ball. He is very competitive, and has the athleticism to be a punt returner.
Conclusion: Most likely will redshirt as he gains size and strength. He should excel on special teams as a return man or kick-coverage guy. Look for him to be a solid two-year starter or better.

Barry Every is a Football Recruiting Analyst for Rivals.com. He has worked in the recruiting offices for Mark Richt at the University of Georgia, Bobby Bowden at Florida State University and Mack Brown at the University of North Carolina

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