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'14 CA ATH Bobby Okereke (verbal to Stanford)

Discussion in 'University of Colorado Recruiting Archive' started by Duff Man, Apr 28, 2013.

  1. Duff Man

    Duff Man Moderator Club Member Junta Member

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    Foothill H.S. (Santa Ana, CA)

    Ht: 6'3"
    Wt: 215
    40: 4.68

    Rivals rating: 3*-5.5rr unranked TE
    Scout rating: 3*; #41 OLB
    ESPN rating: 3*-75 rating, #91 ATH
    247s rating: 3*-89 rating; #40 ATH

    Reported Offers: COLORADO, Boise State, Cal, CSU, Harvard, Nevada, Northwestern, Oregon, Penn, San Diego State, San Jose State, Stanford, USC, Utah, Vanderbilt, Washington, Yale
     
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    Duff Man Moderator Club Member Junta Member

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    Duff Man Moderator Club Member Junta Member

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    Okereke has picked up several offers in the last couple weeks, including one from the Buffs. Really good athlete (40 time is accurate) who has been offered as both a TE and OLB. I think he could be an impact player at TE for us.
     
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    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    Duff Man Moderator Club Member Junta Member

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    Good news. If you can't tell, I think Okereke is a really good player.:wink2:
     
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    Dude looks like a beast already and nice wheels for his size, especially for a TE. Given how weak our depth chart is at TE he could play immediately.
     
  7. Duff Man

    Duff Man Moderator Club Member Junta Member

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    He has blown up. USC just offered.
     
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    Is SC limited to 15 scholarships this year again?
     
  9. Duff Man

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    They are hoping for 20 with several early enrollees.
     
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    Picked up an Oregon offer as well.
     
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    Didn't make his top six.
     
  12. nocoolnamejim

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    Where did he announce his top-6? Don't suppose you can tell me if Boise State made it in?

    I fully expect him to choose either USC or Oregon, but hope springs eternal.
     
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    So we were top 3, then he blew up, now we're not in consideration. Sounds about right.
     
  14. mattrob

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    Boise State didn't make the cut either. Northerwestern's Rivals site reported his top 6 yesterday morning. Off the top of my head, it was them, Vandy, Washington, Oregon, and USC but I can't remember the 6th.
     
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    Last one was Cal iirc. He's big on academics, hence the inclusion of Vandy and NW.
     
  16. zbuff

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    But the ducks?
     
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    Picked up a Stanford offer
     
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    cmgoods Olympic Sports Mod Club Member

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    Stanford is believed to be the favorite.
     
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    Announcing next weekend.
     
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    Stanford it is.
     
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    Big day for Stanford with Okereke, Joey Alfieri and Kirk Tucker commitments
     
  22. nocoolnamejim

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    When you get right down to it, I can never really blame any prospect for choosing Stanford. Big time football program, Pac-12 conference AND Ivy League academics? That would sell me if it was either me or a kid of mine.
     

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