South-Doyle's Bruce gets offer from Tennessee

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- South-Doyle standout running back Joc Bruce is among the latest to receive a scholarship offer from Tennessee.

"I've waited 10 long months for this, all I can do is smile right now," Bruce (@BruceAlmighty06) tweeted early Saturday evening.

Cherokees head coach and athletic director broke the news on his twitter account, writing "Coach Jones just offered Joc Bruce."

A photo of Vols' head coach talking with Bruce was shown with the tweet.

As a junior, the 5'11", 185 pound Bruce ran for nearly 2,000 yards with 28 touchdowns. Bruce also has offers from Memphis and Middle Tennessee State.

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