Riverdale coach Terry Herrod, left, says his 4-star DE Chidi Okonya will have plenty of good options in part two of his recruiting process." (PHOTO: Gabriel Stovall)

FOOTBALL RECRUITING: Riverdale coach Terry Herrod confirms Chidi Okonya’s future plans

  By Gabriel Stovall gstovall@thecrescentbuzz.com RIVERDALE, Ga. — It looks like Duke is getting some company in the Chidi Okonya sweepstakes. Okonya, the consensus 4-star defensive end prospect out of Riverdale High School opted out of his verbal pledge to Tennessee Sunday evening, sparking speculation about his future college football plans. The 6-foot-5, 230 pound

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Riverdale DE prospect Chidi Okonya, who de-committed from Tennessee Sunday night, is expected to take an official visit to Duke this weekend. (File Photo)

GABRIEL STOVALL: Why I won’t be shocked of Riverdale’s Chidi Okonya pledges next four years to Duke football

On Sunday night, Riverdale defensive end Chidi Okonya did as many high school football studs do these days when they’ve reached a major milestone in their college recruitment. They go and tell Twitter about it. According to Okonya’s Twitter feed, the 6-foot-5, 230-pound 4-star prospect came to a decision that Tennessee — the place where

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Riverdale DE prospect Chidi Okonya, who de-committed from Tennessee Sunday night, is expected to take an official visit to Duke this weekend. (File Photo)

FOOTBALL RECRUITING: Riverdale DE Chidi Okonya decommits from Tennessee

    By Gabriel Stovall gstovall@thecrescentbuzz.com RIVERDALE, Ga. — With almost exactly two months before National Signing Day, Southern Crescent athletes are already making headlines in college football recruiting. Riverdale senior defensive end Chidi Okonya took to Twitter Sunday night to announce he was de-committing from Tennessee — a place where he verbally pledged back

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Riverdale DE prospect Chidi Okonya, who de-committed from Tennessee Sunday night, is expected to take an official visit to Duke this weekend. (File Photo)

SPRING FOOTBALL: Riverdale DE Chidi Okonya picks Tennessee

By Gabriel Stovall gstovall@thecrescentbuzz.com RIVERDALE, Ga. — Riverdale’s Chidi Okonya is the latest Southern Crescent football athlete to pledge his services to Tennessee. In a brief ceremony following Riverdale’s spring game, Okonya made public the decision to become the 10th commit to the SEC school’s 2016 recruiting class —¬† a decision that he’d privately held

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL RECRUITING: The Southern Crescent Super Six | VIDEO

      We’re still five months away from kicking off the 2015 high school football season and about six weeks away from the start of spring football. But the gridiron vibe is definitely in the air, especially after this past weekend with the Nike Combine and The Opening Regionals in town. A little more

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