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Laney’s Connor Peters to attend Boise State

January 7th, 2012

By Matt Schwab

mschwab@bayareanewsgroup.com

Posted: 12/21/2011 09:30:30 PM PST

 

In a surprising twist, Laney College freshman tight end Connor Peters signed a letter of intent with Boise State on Wednesday.

Peters, a former De La Salle High star, fully expected to sign with San Diego State as a midyear transfer early Wednesday morning. But he changed his mind when Boise State — his dream destination all along — offered him a scholarship before the Federal Express packet arrived from the Aztecs.

“Oh man, I never felt better,” Peters said of how things turned out.

Peters, who is 6-foot-4, 245 pounds, is excited to be joining his former Spartans teammate Blake Renaud, a true freshman linebacker, with the Broncos. Peters said Renaud was “blown away” when he learned that they would be teammates again. Read More Here…..

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