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College football recruiting a new animal with social media

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Each year, college football recruits from all over steal the eyes of sports
nation while they decide where to play. National Signing Day, typically the
first Wednesday of February, allows touted and under-the-radar recruits alike to
revel in the attention of their big forthcoming announcement. But as Florida’s
89.1 WUFT-FM’s Marc Whiteman reports, sometimes for the players, the
attention-grabbing doesn’t stop there.

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About Ethan Magoc

Ethan is a journalist at WUFT News. He's a Pennsylvania native who found a home reporting Florida's stories. Reach him by emailing emagoc@wuft.org or calling 352-294-1525.

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