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Full-Court Press On Thomas

Full-Court Press On Thomas

It's starting to seem like every time Carlton Thomas looks at his phone, it's a coach from Notre Dame calling. The four-star running back from Frostproof Middle High in Florida was originally being courted by Irish assistant coach Bernie Parmalee, but recently Thomas has been getting regular calls from offensive coordinator Mike Haywood, and every other week or so from head coach Charlie Weis.

Notre Dame is giving Carlton Thomas the most love, so it's no surprise the very elusive 5-foot-7, 175-pound back currently lists the Irish as his favorite over Auburn, Clemson, Georgia, Iowa and West Virginia. "I just appreciate the coaches keeping in contact with me," Thomas said. "It's really helping a lot." Thomas, who plans to make his college decision in October, says he will visit Notre...

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