Dawgs Lose 2014 Football Signee to Academics

Georgia has lost one member of their 2014 football signing class to academics.

Head coach Mark Richt told reporters in Macon today that there is “a young man who is not going to make it.” Richt did not specify the name of the player, but according to Dawgs247, that player is wide receiver Gilbert Johnson.

Johnson (6-4, 190) committed to UGA in June of 2013 and signed with the Dawgs in February. He is a three-star recruit out of Southridge High School in Miami.

The good news for the Bulldogs is that there are no other casualties. 19 of the other 20 members of the 2014 recruiting class have reported to campus. JUCO transfer Shattle Fenteng will report in July.

“Everybody who was supposed to make it, made it,” Richt said. “I don’t anything will change on that front other than Shattle will (report) in July.”

Click to add a comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

More in UGA Football

Roquan Smith

4-Star OLB Roquan Smith to Announce Decision on Signing Day

Kevin KelleyJan 31, 2015
Nick Robinson

3-Star QB Nick Robinson Commits to UGA as Preferred Walk-On

Kevin KelleyJan 31, 2015
Shaquery Wilson

WR Shaquery Wilson Flips Commitment from UGA to West Virginia

Kevin KelleyJan 28, 2015
Sam Madden

4-Star OL Sam Madden Commits to UGA

Kevin KelleyJan 25, 2015
Mark Richt

UGA Football Hypes Mark Richt’s Contract Extension

Kevin KelleyJan 22, 2015
image

UGA Head Coach Mark Richt Receives Contract Extension

Kevin KelleyJan 21, 2015
Van Jefferson

4-Star WR Van Jefferson Decommits from UGA

Kevin KelleyJan 20, 2015
Amarlo Herrera

Amarlo Herrera added to 2015 Senior Bowl Roster

Kevin KelleyJan 20, 2015
Matthew Stafford

Four Bulldogs to Play in 2015 NFL Pro Bowl

Kevin KelleyJan 19, 2015