ACC All Access: No letter of intent from RB Drew Harris, and Virginia Tech's Bryan Stinespring talks recruiting territories

While the most harrowing news for Hokie fans coming out of Virginia Tech on Wednesday had to be the absence of running back Drew Harris from the 2013 recruiting class, recruiting coordinator Bryan Stinespring also revealed how Tech plans to stabilize its recruiting territories in the future with new faces on the coaching staff.

Harris, who has been Fork Union Military Academy since the fall, still has matters to get settled with the NCAA Clearinghouse before he can sign a letter of intent. Though it has been reported he could enroll at Tech as early as June, there's a chance he may not be able to join the program in June if he doesn't get his issues squared away.

Harris, a 6-foot-1, 203-pound native of Exton, Pa., was considered by most recruiting analysts to be one of the nation's top 30 running backs in the '12 recruiting class. He committed to Tech in Sept. '11, but instead of heading to Blacksburg last fall, he had to go to prep school.

As Harris tries to get his situation resolved, Tech is already in full swing with its efforts to put together its '14 recruiting class. Stinespring described how the coaching staff will split up Tech's primary recruiting territories.

Here's the breakdown on who will be headed where:

-Associate head coach and running backs coach Shane Beamer will continue to recruit the Richmond area and will add Charlotte, N.C.

-Outside linebackers coach and assistant defensive line coach Cornell Brown will recruit the Peninsula up to Williamsburg, plus Lynchburg and New Jersey.

-Defensive coordinator and inside linebackers coach Bud Foster will continue to recruit northern Virginia.

-Secondary coach and passing game coordinator Torrian Gray will also continue to recruit northern Virginia in addition to Georgia and Florida.

-Stinespring, who also coaches tight ends, will continue to recruit the southside of Hampton Roads, plus schools along route 58 out to Halifax County, along with Martinsville and Roanoke.

-Defensive line coach and running game coordinator Charley Wiles will recruit southwest Virginia and head down into Greensboro, N.C. and Raleigh, N.C.,  plus he'll do some spot recruiting in Florida.

-Wide receivers coach Aaron Moorehead will recruit Maryland, Washington, D.C. and Winchester, he'll do some spot recruiting in the Chicago area, which is near his hometown of Deerfield, Ill.

-Offensive line coach and running game coordinator Jeff Grimes will recruit Lexington on up to Winchester, eastern Pennsylvania, prep schools in and out of the state and he'll do some spot recruiting of offensive linemen.

-Offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach Scot Loeffler, who had his appendix removed last Saturday in Blacksburg, will recruit the New River Valley, western Pennsylvania and he'll do some spot recruiting of quarterbacks.

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