25 Kendall Hinton QB Wake Forest Southern Durham H.S./Durham, N.C.
Hinton is 6-0, 180 pounds and helped lead Southern to a
state title in 2013.
26 Anthony Rush DL/TE N/A Cary H.S./Cary, N.C.
Rush transferred to Cary from Heritage High in Wake For-
est, N.C. He played mostly tight end last season.
27 Jaylend Ratliffe QB Georgia Tech Scotland H.S./Laurinburg, N.C.
Ratliffe is raw as a passer but can run like a deer. He helped
lead Scotland to a state title appearance last season.
28 Jaire Alexander ATH South Carolina Rocky River H.S./Mint Hill, N.C.
Alexander is dynamic with the ball in his hands. He was a
big reason for Rocky River’s huge turnaround last season.
29 Sterling Johnson DT Clemson Cleveland H.S./Clayton, N.C.
Johnson has great size at 6-4, 280 pounds and some feel
he could be an effective offensive lineman.
30 Brian Chaffin OL Stanford Charlotte Christian/Charlotte, N.C.
Chaffin is a tough, hard-nosed interior offensive lineman.
He’s arguably one of the top centers in the nation.
31 Houshun Gaines DE N/A Nash Central H.S./Rocky Mount, N.C.
Gaines saw his recruitment explode during the spring and has
offers from schools such as Florida, Miami and Virginia Tech.
32 Reggie Gallaspy RB N/A Southern Guilford H.S./Greensboro, N.C.
Gallaspy is a big back that was Southern Guilford’s entire
offense last season.
33 Jager Gardner ATH N/A Owen H.S./Black Mountain, N.C.
Gardner plays running back for Owen and he’s a legit 6-2,
34 Michael Holmes TE/LB N/A Victory Christian/Charlotte, N.C.
Holmes played tight end and linebacker last season for Vic-
tory. He helped lead his team to a state title appearance.
35 Dominique Roseboro DB N/A Crest H.S./Shelby, N.C.
Roseboro suffered a season-ending knee injury during a jam-
boree last fall. He is a prime candidate to move into the Top 20.
36 Corey Bell CB North Carolina Hough H.S./Cornelius, N.C.
Bell is part of a loaded defensive backfield at Hough. His
dad played in the NFL and Bell is one of the top cover corners
in the state.
37 Adonis Alexander DB N/A Independence H.S./Charlotte, N.C.
Alexander is 6-1, 180 pounds and has good ball skills. He
plays for arguably the most dominate program in the history of
North Carolina high school football.
38 Brian Sessoms WR N.C. State Carver H.S./Winston-Salem, N.C.
Sessoms is a blazer and recently posted a sub 4.4-second
time in the 40 at the Shrine Bowl combine.
39 William Cameron ATH West Virginia Southern Durham H.S./Durham, N.C.
Cameron is a longtime West Virginia commitment and he’s
among the fastest prospects in the state.
40 Lee Autry DT Wake Forest Albemarle H.S./Albemarle, N.C.
Autry is another prospect on this list that has stood out on
varsity since his freshman year.
41 Amari Henderson DB N.C. State Mallard Creek H.S./Charlotte, N.C.
Henderson has the size that most colleges desire.
42 Albert Funderburke RB N/A Sun Valley H.S./Monroe, N.C.
Funderburke has been highly productive for Sun Valley.
43 Jarius Morehead DB/WR N.C. State Eastern Guilford H.S./Gibsonville, N.C.
Morehead can play wide receiver and safety.
44 Akeem Davis DB N/A Thomasville H.S./Thomasville, N.C.
At 6-0, 180 pounds, Davis is a safety at the next level.
45 Shawn Furlow RB N/A South Central H.S./Winterville, N.C.
Furlow is another of the state’s talented running backs.
46 James Smith-Williams LB N/A Millbrook H.S./Raleigh, N.C.
Smith-Williams is a great student-athlete.
47 Justin Brown DT East Carolina Ayden-Grifton H.S./Ayden, N.C.
Brown is a big kid at 6-3, 320 pounds.
48 Marcus Marshall ATH N/A Millbrook H.S./Raleigh, N.C.
Marshall is the younger brother of Georgia RB Keith Marshall.
49 Twazanga Mugala DE N/A rdrey Kell H.S./Charlotte, N.C.
Mugala has a high ceiling and is still growing.
50 Nafees Lyon DB N/A Mallard Creek H.S./Charlotte, N.C.
Lyon has a knack for making big plays