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Jan. 27, 2010: Ducks get prized RB recruit


by: TRIBUNE FILE PHOTO: JEFFREY BASINGER - LACHE SEASTRUNKMassive publicity surrounds the commitment of a top high school running back to the University of Oregon — as recruiting news goes typically wild in parts of the media.

Ducks fans are told to be excited about all the yardage and touchdowns Lache Seastrunk will produce for them, after the standout from Temple, Texas decides to attend college in Eugene.

Seastruck will join fellow incoming freshman Dontae Williams, also from Texas, and bolster the UO running back stable as next men up after LaMichael James and Kenjon Barner.

Let's see ... how did that one turn out?