April 25, 2006

Tide offers CB; UA among favorites

Seabreeze High School defensive back James Scott picked up his first two offers of the year, with Alabama head coach Mike Shula extending the first offer last week. Scott, 5-foot-10, 170 pounds, currently has the Tide among his early favorites and has plans to visit the Capstone.

"Alabama offered me about a week ago. They were my first offer, and until then I hadn't really thought about them much. But now they are one of my favorites. I just wasn't sure they would be interested," Scott said. "I talked to Coach (Buddy) Wyatt but we didn't get to talk long. He seemed like a nice guy and he told me the coaches loved my film and they were hoping that I would come over for a visit. Since they offered first that means a lot to me.

"I've never been there before but I'm planning to go this summer when I get out of school. I've seen them on television, and I know they have a good defense every year so that only makes me more interested."

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