UPDATED: WR Hunter, CB Robey added to UT visitors' list

Two players already committed to other colleges will make official visits to Tennessee this weekend.

Wide receiver Justin Hunter and cornerback Nickell Robey are expected to be in Knoxville with three other visitors to check out the Vols and today’s game against Vanderbilt.

Hunter, who is from Ocean Lakes High School in Virginia Beach, Va., committed to LSU in May and is widely considered one of the top prospects for his position in the region — if not the nation.

At 6-foot-4 and 175 pounds, Hunter could be the tall, rangy receiver UT is in search of.

The 5-8, 165-pound Robey is from Frostproof (Fla.) High and has committed to Georgia.

The Vols are also hosting three other prospects this weekend:

The Vols are also hosting three other prospects this weekend: Corey Lemonier, Calvin Smith and Jacques Smith.

Lemonier is a 6-5, 225-pound defensive end from Hialeah (Fla.) High School.

He is considering several scholarship offers. He has taken official visits to Florida State and Illinois. Nearby Florida and Miami are always worth watching. Lemonier has also said Auburn and LSU are in the running.

Calvin Smith, Lemonier’s teammate from Hialeah, has reportedly said UT and Illinois lead for his services. Smith is a 6-4, 275-pound defensive tackle.

Jacques Smith is UT’s first commitment of the 2010 class. The 6-3, 235-pound defensive end from Ooltewah High School is finally taking his official visit to campus. He should know the surroundings. He’s been to more games in Neyland Stadium than ESPN this season.

Smith is the News Sentinel’s top prospect in the state and is widely considered one of the elite prospects in the nation.

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Comments » 25

baldfan writes:

We may get this guy . . . he sees Nu'Keese get booted and it opens up a spot! Bring him on!

VolFanNC writes:

in response to JustMe2Day1:

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Cullen and Chaz Green are the 2 left that we are after. We already have 4 in this class and 2 of them will push for starting time next year.

cloudodust writes:

2010 will be the beginning of CLK's first offensive team put together for Tennessee's next drive to the SECCG and 2010 will be marked as the real transition season for the Volunteers. Hop on board, Mr. Hunter. We're headed to the Dome...

vols615 writes:

you have to understand that clk's first FULL recruitng class will be next year because the guys he is getting now were getting interest from colleges before clk and his staff were at tennessee, but next years seniors will be his first full complete class because they are juniors now and were sophomores when he came here

SanFranciscoVol writes:

Who was that Richardson guy? Right, no one remembers.

Mr_Brownstone writes:

hey Gators; fear the kiffin and what's coming down the road. objects in your mirror are closer than they appear.

AceVentura writes:

in response to Mr_Brownstone:

hey Gators; fear the kiffin and what's coming down the road. objects in your mirror are closer than they appear.

Hey Mr_BrownSLIDE stay classy.

516milesfromUT writes:

this is the third time iv'e seen this whole "Nearby Florida and Miami are always worth watching" i would rather watch thier faces when these kids chose the train over them!

AceVentura writes:

The basketball Vols are killing East Carolina right now. Wow Scotty another huge game.

bigorange61 writes:

I can't see Hunter changing his committment. Probably just using up his visits.

5pcChickenDinner writes:

love the Mouse's Ear Ad on the front page of Govolsxtra...Have not been there in a while, last time i got a gun in the ribs in the parking lot.

HallowedHill writes:

Perfect timing coming when Jacques Smith is on campus. He's ready to be a VOL, and I think he'll be a great one. Talk us up Jacques!

GO VOLS!

volsgirl writes:

in response to bigorange61:

I can't see Hunter changing his committment. Probably just using up his visits.

OH YES HE CAN LONG ISN'T SING ON PAPER YET.......COME ON WE NEED YOU HUNTER

IH8Gators writes:

"Wide receiver Justin Hunter and cornerback Nickell Robey are expected to be in Knoxville with three other visitors to check out the Vols and today’s game against Vanderbilt."

I didn't know the game was today. Why does it say Saturday on my ticket?
Geez knoxnews this is low even for you.

jutvolfan#234198 writes:

in response to IH8Gators:

"Wide receiver Justin Hunter and cornerback Nickell Robey are expected to be in Knoxville with three other visitors to check out the Vols and today’s game against Vanderbilt."

I didn't know the game was today. Why does it say Saturday on my ticket?
Geez knoxnews this is low even for you.

This is common for stories on this site that will be appearing in tomorrow's KNS.

BrassMonkey writes:

Can we please get a police record and background check posted on all new recruits when they visit? Just saying it might help us use our scholarships on players who are actually worth a ship.

the10sevol writes:

"already committed".

bwahahahahahaha!!!!!

"already committed".

gasp-snort-chuckle-gasp-snort...

can't comment until i come to terms with them actually saying this in an article. might as well be mandarin chinese written in sanskrit to clk and ceo. lane and ed never quite grasped the concept of "already committed". and now, neither do i.

GBO

the10sevol writes:

in response to KingsportVol:

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tdtn got booted? what did dupree do?

GBO

FatherVol writes:

in response to IH8Gators:

"Wide receiver Justin Hunter and cornerback Nickell Robey are expected to be in Knoxville with three other visitors to check out the Vols and today’s game against Vanderbilt."

I didn't know the game was today. Why does it say Saturday on my ticket?
Geez knoxnews this is low even for you.

H8er, this article will be published in the Saturday KNS. Just more evidence that print news is on the way out, in my opinion.

Ayres_Hall writes:

Jacques Smith is already a great Vol. He has taken on the leadership of this recruiting class and is doing all he can to make it a great one. Thanks Jacques!

516milesfromUT writes:

in response to FatherVol:

H8er, this article will be published in the Saturday KNS. Just more evidence that print news is on the way out, in my opinion.

Nearby Florida and Miami are always worth watching

tennesseebee writes:

We had a stud WR from Frostproof, Fl. Was it Alvin Harper?

the10sevol writes:

in response to tennesseebee:

We had a stud WR from Frostproof, Fl. Was it Alvin Harper?

yup.

GBO

BluezVol writes:

in response to Tellico_Vol:

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Wasn't Alvin Harper from Frostproof, Fl? He turned out pretty well.

bigorange61 writes:

Hunter is going to have scholarships in football and track. He is even good enough to play D-1 basketball. Some kind of athlete for sure.

Maybe the prospect of early playing time can lure him to Tennessee. I still think he is LSU all the way, but you never know.

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