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Ten at 10: Tech gets 3rd commit from ‘Tom Fulry’ (April Fools!)


1. The folks over at, the Scout website that covers Georgia Tech athletics, are having fun with April Fool’s Day. The main story on the home page Thursday is under a headline that proclaims “Yellow Jackets Land Commit No. 3.” The story goes on to say that the Tech has gotten its third commitment Thomas Fulry, a 6-foot-4, 240-pound defensive end of Kecoughtan High School in Hampton, Va. The story says he goes by the name “Tom,” so he’s known as Tom Fulry. Get it? And there is a Kecoughtan High in Hampton, Va., but that’s the only truth in the article. The school nickname is not “Harlequins;” it’s Warriors. And they have neither a Thomas Fulry on the roster nor a Shane Anigans (as in shenanigans), the 6-foot-3, 325-pound defensive tackle who attracted recruiters to Fulry. “This is an annual thing we’ve done,” said Rod McKenzie, a reporter for the website. “We got a good friend of mine a few years ago who actually published a blurb on his website. …

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