June 26, 2006
Melton jumps on Tech offer
Camps can be a fantastic opportunity for players to impress college coaches and that's exactly what happened in the case of Tyler Melton. The wide receiver from Langham Creek High School in Houston attended Georgia Tech's one-day camp on June 10 and last week an offer came in from the Yellow Jackets. Melton thought things over for a few days and this weekend he decided to make his commitment.
"Actually I sent them my highlight tape in April," Melton said. "They contacted me from that and then I went down there for a senior camp in June. I got the offer last Tuesday. I kind of expected them to offer me. I did real well at the camp and Georgia Tech was a place I always looked at. I committed yesterday on Saturday. I had to evaluate all my options and weight everything and I felt Georgia Tech was the best place."
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