January 5, 2008

FSU trio makes strong impression in UA game

ORLANDO, FL -- Saturday's Under Armour All-Star game pitted the Silver Team against the Red Team. The Silver Team had a trio of Florida State commitments - five-star quarterback E.J. Manuel, four-star linebacker Nigel Carr, and three-star cornerback Terrance Parks - playing together. At the end of the day, the Seminole threesome was part of the victorious team, narrowly getting by the Red Team 17-14.

"It was a lot more fun than the practices," Manuel said after the game. "I really enjoyed coming out here on a beautiful day and playing with the best in the nation. We bonded all week. I am glad we won."

It also afforded the players to play together and face off against some of the top high school talent in the country. All three were able to test of their ability against other top prospects and get one more learning opportunity before they start their college careers.

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