By Rick Reeno
BoxingScene.com has been advised that there are ongoing discussions to put together a potential IBF featherweight eliminator between undefeated prospects Gary Russell Jr. (19-0, 11KOs) and Luis Franco (11-0, 7KOs). If a deal is reached, the fight would likely take place on a Showtime televised date of June 30th. The June event is reportedly taking place in Russell's hometown of Washington, DC. Heavyweight prospect Seth Mitchell has also been mentioned as a tentative possibility for this show.