NSD February 2018 - Willie Canty
Willie Canty, OL, 6-6, 290, Belle Glade, Fla. (Glades Central)
Willie Canty announced his decision to join Nebraska on Signing Day. The 6-6, 290-pound offensive tackle comes to Lincoln as one of the top offensive linemen in Florida.
Canty helped Glades Central High School to a 7-4 record as a senior in 2017. In his senior year, Canty played for coach Jessie Hester, an 11-year NFL veteran. The Raiders went 6-5 in 2016 and made an appearance in the Class 4A regional semifinals. Canty also played basketball at Glades Central.
Canty also visited Louisville and had offers from several other schools, including UCF and USF, among others. He was a consensus three-star recruit and was rated among the nation’s top 100 offensive tackles by ESPN.