Woodbridge junior defensive lineman Da’Shawn Hand, one of the top recruits nationally in the Class of 2014, recently narrowed his dozens of scholarship offers to 10 finalists that he can recite in alphabetical order.

You can’t be too careful about tipping your, um, Hand, or causing a frenzy by mentioning a school first and fans of that team taking that as a sign that their program is the front-runner.

So alphabetical order it is: Alabama, Florida State, Louisiana State, Michigan, North Carolina, Notre Dame, Ohio State, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Virginia Tech.Check out our video above as Hand explains what he likes about his 10 finalists.

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