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Bishop McGuinness linebacker Nick Jeffreys commits to The Citadel

by Scott Wright Modified: May 13, 2013 at 4:40 pm •  Published: January 22, 2013

Nick Jeffreys, one of the state’s top tacklers, has verbally committed to The Citadel to continue his football career, according to Bishop McGuinness coach Justin Jones.

Jeffreys, a 6-foot-4, 230-pound linebacker, finished the season with 185 tackles in 13 games, helping the Irish reach the Class 5A semifinals. He also had six quarterback sacks and an interception, earning a spot on The Oklahoman’s Big All-City first team.

Known as the Military College of South Carolina, The Citadel is located in Charleston, S.C., and plays in the FCS, formerly known as Division I-AA.

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by Scott Wright
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A lifelong resident of the Oklahoma City metro area, Scott Wright has been on The Oklahoman staff since 2005, covering a little bit of everything on the state's sports scene. He has been a beat writer for football and basketball at Oklahoma and...
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