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Fred Pickett

After committing to WVU in May without having set foot on campus, then rescinding that commitment later, one Pahokee High product offered his verbal to the Mountaineers once more after visiting Morgantown for a summer football camp.

While the Pahokee player himself wasn't available early Friday morning, Fred Pickett, Sr., talked about his son's experience in Morgantown after attending one of WVU's summer camps. The elder Pickett came away impressed with the university's emphasis on academics for athletes. "It seems to be a great place for a kid to learn without all the other distractions that come with playing college...

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