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'05 SC prospects Z. Matthews (Marshall signee) / A. Higgins (JUCO)



Interest continues to increase for the Greenwood pair of athlete Zearrick Matthews (5-11, 175) and linebacker Alonzo Higgins (6-3, 230). According to coach Shell Dula, Michigan, Ohio State and Nebraska have joined USC, Clemson, Virginia Tech, Georgia and North Carolina in showing interest in his two standouts. Matthews rushed for 1,192 yards and passed for 1,449 yards last season, while Huggins had 138 tackles.

Z. Matthews


Greenwood (SC)

Height: 5-foot-11
Weight: 175 pounds
40-yard dash: 4.4 seconds

Bio Notes: Earned all-region honors as a junior.

Alonzo Higgins Profile

Alonzo Higgins

Greenwood (SC)
Outside linebacker

Height: 6-foot-3
Weight: 230 pounds
40-yard dash: 4.6 seconds

Bio Notes: Earned all-region honors as a junior.


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I have heard great things about Matthews but Higgins is new to me. Zearrick is a definite threat whenever he has the ball. The head coach I have worked under for the past four years just took the head position at a school in Greenwood's region. I should have plenty of news come fall. Good post.

Greenwood Index-Journal - 02/03/05

Matthews to Marshall; Higgins to SW Mississippi CC.

SC Shrine Bowl 2004

Higgins was named to the South Carolina Shrine Bowl squad.
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