Brian Brown has heard from countless schools over the course of the recruiting process but right now he's setting his sights on two.
Pittsburgh and Richmond have held firm with their interest in the Richmond (Va.) Hermitage athlete and it appears both the Panthers and Spiders will be rewarded with official visits.
Brown has already taken unofficials to both schools.
"I like it up at Pittsburgh . I like the atmosphere and I like the coaches. I like how the campus is. It's kinda a downtown type of campus.
" Richmond is real close. It's like 10 minutes from my house and that's always a plus."
Does one school have the advantage over the other?
"They're about even right now," he said.
Pitt will be heading from the Big East to the ACC in the years ahead. Typically BCS conference schools win these recruiting battles and Brown does claim an offer from the Panthers. But he reiterated that he's torn between the two schools, largely because of the draw of playing close to home.
Hermitage, which also features five-star running back Derrick Green, is undefeated heading into their game this weekend. Brown has been playing wide receiver and free safety. He has eight touchdowns and an interception this year.