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On the advice of a trusted family member, star running back Tavon Austin kept some of his thoughts to himself during a long and heated recruiting process.

Tavon Austin, rated as the number seven running back in the country by Scout.com, was a careful evaluator of the schools that recruited him during his stellar high school career. Although he didn't exactly dodge the media, he was careful to keep his thoughts and opinions about those schools to himself. That decision was based on something his grandmother told him. "She told me to keep a lot of...

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