Scratch off another one of Georgia’s elite running backs.
North Hall star Imani Cross committed to Tennessee over the weekend. Cross (6-foot-1, 220 pounds) gave the Vols the nod while attending a junior camp in Knoxville over the weekend.
Cross joins Stephenson’s Mike Davis (Florida), Hillgrove’s Kenyan Drake (Alabama) and Washington’s Justin Taylor (Alabama) in making early decisions to attend SEC schools. All four are considered among the state’s top running back prosepcts for the Class of 2012.
“Well, my mindset was, the first time I went up there I went up there with my father and I really liked the way Tennessee accepted me right when I stepped foot on campus,” said Cross, who made his first trip on Feb. 5. “I really liked the family atmosphere and I connected well with the coaches and I just