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Douglas rushed for nearly 1,900 yards last year.

Gary Douglas had planned to take his time. The running back from Hillside High in Durham, N.C., had verbal offers from 10 schools, with more surely on the way – he did, after all, rush for 1,889 yards, more than 13 yards per carry, and 16 touchdowns last year. But Douglas enjoyed his visit to College Park so much this week, he committed on the spot.

"We came up, Gary, me and the head coach for a little visit. The campus was great, the coaching staff was great. Maryland was the best possible scenario," said Douglas mentor and Hillside assistant coach Antonio King. "We loved the staff." Said Douglas: "I really liked everything. I like the... Recommended Stories

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