— With one look at Jerry Ugokwe, William and Mary's noticeable right tackle, a fair question comes to mind: How could a 6-foot-8, 305-pound lineman not have a single recruiting offer coming out of high school?
Actually, it's a simple story.
He didn't play football until his junior year at Georgetown Prep in Bowie, Md. So when he joined the Tribe's program as a walk-on, he was considered a project. A rather intriguing project.
"We see guys like that and they have, in our estimation, potential," W&M coach Jimmye Laycock said. "When we brought him in as a walk-on, we felt if he stayed with the program, if he worked with the program, he had an...