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Terps JUCO recruit Isaac Goins 'a shutdown corner'
Terps JUCO recruit Isaac Goins 'a shutdown corner'

Isaac Goins came out of high school thinking he’d be a standout wide receiver in college. Alonzo Carter, however, had other plans in mind. Carter coached Berkeley (Calif.) High’s football team against El Cerrito, where Goins was an all-conference wide-out. After the 2009 season, Carter was hired to coach Contra Costa College in San Pablo, Calif. Goins, meanwhile, held out hope for a Division I scholarship, but when Signing Day 2010 came and went, Carter reached out to the senior prospect. “He kind of insisted on playing receiver,” Carter said. “He’s a great athlete, had excellent hands. You need good size and top-end speed to be an elite receiver. He...