|64 Des Barmore|
High School: A two-year First-Team All-Bi-City selection for coach Jeff Battles at Hardaway High School ... Also named to the all-region squad as a junior (second team) and senior (first team) ... A member of the 2013 Dandy Dozen unit ... A three-year letterman who served as a team captain ... Credited with 19 pancake blocks and earned final grade of 86 percent during junior campaign in 2012 ... Ranked among the best 150 offensive tackles nationally and among the top 150 overall (all positions) prospects in the state of Georgia .,. Committed to the Pirates on Nov. 16 after seeing East Carolina post a 63-14 victory over UAB ... Reportedly timed at 5.55 in the 40-yard dash ... Also recorded a power throw of 38.0 and had a SPARQ rating of 69.33 during strength and conditioning testing ... The "man among boys" label is frequently visible in many recruiting publications.
Personal: Full name is Desmond Barmore ... Born March 8, 1996 at Columbus, Ga. ... Indicated that ECU's academic program, opportunity to play early and coaching staff were key reasons for signing decision ... Lists meeting Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton as one of his interesting "did you know" entries.