March 21, 2011

Top in-state recruit visits AU

The top prospect from the state of Alabama was in Auburn Monday morning on an unofficial visit.

Hueytown dual-threat quarterback Jameis Winston, a Rivals250 to Watch recruit, met with the Tigers' football and baseball coaches.

Winston, 6-foot-4, 200 pounds, is a standout in both sports.

"It was good," Winston said of the Auburn visit. "It was an overall good day. I met with Coach (Gene) Chizik and also the baseball coaches. I didn't get to see the baseball facilities, but I talked to the baseball coaches and they are nice.

"It was really good to talk to the baseball coaches. That is a big part of my recruitment...

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