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Franklin's Steven Smothers tries to fool everyone all week but signs with West Virginia after all

Franklin's Steven Smothers tries to fool everyone all week but signs with West Virginia after all

Franklin's Steven Smothers has had fun with the recruiting process ever since it started and it was no different the week before signing day.

Smothers wore a different college sweatshirt to school each day.

"I just wanted to throw everybody off a little bit, give them something to talk about," Smothers said with a grin, "but my coaches knew I was going to West Virginia."

Wednesday morning, Smothers signed his National Letter of Intent with West Virginia, joining five of his teammates -- Kareem Felder (Ohio State), Damon Hazelton (Ball State), Murad Hussain (Albany), Eric Ostrow (Shepherd) and Aman Speed (West Virginia Wesleyan) -- for a signing...

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