Hines: "I Like State"

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RALEIGH, N.C. -- Garner (NC) tailback Nyheim Hines gives Pack Pride the latest on his recruitment and shares his thoughts on NC State.

Garner took the field this past Saturday for its final warm up in preparation for the season opener this Friday against Middle Creek. The Trojans took on Sanderson and while they struggled at times offensively, all-everything tailback Nyheim Hines continued to show why he's one of the hottest prospects in the nation right now. Lined up in a variety of positions, Hines made plays whether in the backfield, lined up in the slot or split out wide. He's particularly dangerous on the jet sweep which allows him to use his quickness and explosion out in space. Hines is also surprisingly strong between the tackles and displayed good hands on passing routes although his touches were limited. While football players have enjoyed an unusually cool summer, that wasn't the case on Saturday as several players struggled with the heat and humidity...