One of N.C. State football’s top recruiting targets has a decision date. Four-star 2022 wide receiver Dakota Twitty will announce his college choice on May 26 at 10 a.m. he said Saturday on Twitter.
The Detroit Lions have doubled up on defensive tackles to start Day 2 of the 2021 NFL Draft. After selecting Washington defensive tackle Levi Onwuzurike in Round 2, Lions general manager Brad Holmes went right back to the well for more defensive interior help in Round 3 by taking NC State defensive tackle Alim McNeill. A two-year starter at NC State, McNeill was the nose tackle in the Wolfpack's 3-3-5 scheme, lining up primarily head up over the center in the zero technique.
Mark Schlabach of ESPN reported the news, noting the decision was made while the school conducts an internal investigation into alleged rules violations that were not specified. Cal State Northridge athletic director Michael Izzi issued a statement: "Upon learning of potential rules violations within our men's basketball program, I directed an immediate review and have placed our men's basketball coaching staff on paid administrative leave while we complete this internal review.