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14-year-old gets football offers from Alabama, Fla. State

Offensive lineman is 6-foot-7, 370 pounds

A 14-year-old Louisville middle schooler received scholarship offers from Alabama and Florida State over the weekend, raising his total number of offers to nine.

Kiyaunta Goodwin, a 6-foot-7, 370-pound offensive lineman, tweeted on Saturday that he had received the offer from Florida State, and then tweeted again on Sunday about the Alabama offer.

According to 247sports.com, he attended camps at both of those schools over the weekend.

Kiyaunta's trainer confirmed the offers via text with the Louisville Courier-Journal. He also has previous offers from Kentucky, Georgia and LSU, among other schools.

Kiyaunta will play high school football at Holy Cross High School in Louisville after having attending middle school at Olmsted Academy North, according to the Courier-Journal.


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