UofL RECRUITING | Russ Yeast coming to Louisville with team-first mentality

10/26/2016 05:35 PM

The Louisville football recruiting class for 2017 is up to 22 players. The most recent one came with a some name ID. Russ Yeast is the highly recruited son of former University of Kentucky wide receiver Craig Yeast, but picked the rival school for his own college career.

Russ joined the show today to talk about his decision to come to Louisville and said his family was supportive the entire way. He plays cornerback and wide receiver in high school, but says he is willing to play any position Bobby Petrino asks him to.

Garrett Moore

Garrett is a Sports Producer for Spectrum News. He is a graduate of Middle Tennessee State and got his start as a sports photographer. He now produces Sports Night, the state’s only nightly show dedicated to in-depth coverage of all sports in Kentucky. Sports Night airs weeknights at 6:30 and 10:30 on Spectrum News. Outside the station, Garrett enjoys golfing, hiking, fishing, and prides himself on being all-in as a sports spectator. He won a gift card for playing an air guitar in the student section during an MTSU basketball game. Follow Garrett on Twitter @SportsNightGM for real-time sports updates or if you just want to see the shenanigans that go on behind the scenes in getting Sports Night on the air.

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