April 23, 2007

Is Tech still a leader for Painter?

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Rivals100 offensive tackle Vinston Painter had the Hokies in his top two with Florida before the events unfolded last week at Virginia Tech. Hokiehaven.com caught up with the 6-foot-6, 317-pounder to get his take on what happened and if it affects his recruitment.

"Virginia Tech and Florida are still my leaders," he said. "My heart goes out to the people at Virginia Tech.

"What happened there doesn't affect my decision. I've talked to coach Newsome, Kam (Chancellor) and Prince (Parker). They didn't talk much about what happened. I mostly just had a regular conversation to take our minds off of things."

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