|Hicks changes gears, will enroll at Virginia Tech07/14/2004 HokieHaven.com|
Culpeper, Va. defensive back Kent Hicks has been denied admissions from the University of Maryland and will now enroll at Virginia Tech. Rated the twelfth best safety prospect in the country and second highest rated player in the state of Virginia according to Rivals.com in 2004, Hicks originally committed to the Terps back in February of last year. Hicks stands 6-foot-2, 190-pounds and ran the forty in 4.40 his last time out. A gifted athlete, Hicks could also figure in the return game for the Hokies.