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The Recruiting Guy:
UNDER THE RADAR: Pine Bluff’s Jonathan Goins Jr.
Pine Bluff's Jonathan Goins (left) brings down Vilonia running back Cadien Gipson during the first half of a Sept. 15 Pine Bluff victory (Special to The Commercial)
On Wednesdays we feature an in-state prospect who could be flying under the radar of college coaches. This week's UTR prospect is Pine Bluff’s Jonathan Goins Jr..
Size: 6-2, 210 pounds
Stats: In 5 games, he has 25 tackles, 21 unassisted, 1 sack, 6 tackles for loss, 2 interceptions, 2 force fumbles, 1 fumble recovery and 2 defensive touchdowns.
Offer: Jackson State
Interest: Tulsa and Air Force
Coach Micheal Williams:
“Very smart, runs well and packs a punch when he tackles. He is the leader of the defense. He currently leads the team in tackles through five games.”
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