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Tennessee Recruiting Gains Momentum

Erik Ainge

Recruiting is picking up steam at a couple of immediate-need positions for the Vols and help is on the way at safety where Tennessee loses three senior stalwarts in Rashad Baker, Gibril Wilson and Mark Jones.

Ellix Wilson isn't related to Gibril, but he is the brother of former Vol star and current San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Cedrick Wilson. Elix, 6-0, 210, 4.5, is a senior at Memphis Melrose High School. "I think Tennessee was the favorite all along" said Melrose head coach Kenny Ingram. "That's the place he was most familiar with. It was a no-brainer he would decide to go there. "He's been up... Recommended Stories

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