Liberty Christian’s Zach Rice chooses North Carolina over dozens of other schools

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LYNCHBURG, Va. (WFXR) — Decision Made!!!! Thursday night at Liberty Christian Academy, Bulldogs senior offensive lineman Zach Rice made his decision known as he plans to play football next fall at the University of North Carolina. Rice chose the Tar Heels over Virginia, Notre Dame, Ohio State, and Alabama in the final five. Rice is rated as a 5 star recruit. He is the top rated high school football player in Virginia and 9th in the nation. He is also the top rated offensive tackle in the nation. Rice said he will enroll at UNC in the spring semester. He got offers from more than 50 schools but in the end he said he wanted to play for a hall of fame coach in UNC head football coach Mack Brown. Rice thanked his family especially his mother and grandmother for the support. He also praised his teammates and friends on this special night. Rice says the goal now is to bring a state title home to Liberty Christian Academy!

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