Hunter Long, a 6-foot-3, 293-pound center from Briarcrest Christian in the Memphis suburb of Eads, has committed to play football at the University of Georgia.
Long is Georgia's 13th commitment for the 2011 signing class and the second from out of state, joining touted quarterback Christian LeMay from Matthews, N.C. The younger brother of Georgia redshirt freshman offensive tackle Austin Long also had early scholarship offers from Memphis, Middle Tennessee State and Southern Miss.
Austin Long was rated by Rivals.com as the No. 12 tackle and the No. 130 prospect overall in the 2009 signing class.
-- David Paschall
David Paschall is a sports writer for the Times Free Press. He started at the Chattanooga Free Press in 1990 and was part of the Times Free Press when the paper started in 1999. David covers University of Georgia football, as well as SEC football recruiting, SEC basketball, Chattanooga Lookouts baseball and other sports stories. He is a Chattanooga native and graduate of the Baylor School and Auburn University. David has received numerous honors for ...