May 10, 2006

Allen RB makes big splash

Call it the perfect blend of timing and exposure, call it being in the right place at the right time, or call it just being an outstanding athlete, either way, Allen tailback Charles Opeseyitan met or exceeded every expectation at the College Station Nike Camp. Now that the combine has come and passed, Opeseyitan is receiving plenty of attention and the offers are starting to pile up as fast as his yards did last season.

"Right now I have offers from Colorado State, Purdue, Kansas State, SMU, Oklahoma State, Iowa State, and Indiana," Opeseyitan said. Another offer could be in the mail shortly as well. "Texas Tech hasn't offered yet, but my coaches have been telling me about there here lately. They have told me that Texas Tech is interested in me."

While some prospects downplay their recruitment, often perplexed by the quantity of schools offering them, and feeling the weight of the decision, Opeseyitan seems to be taking it all in stride. No doubt closing in on that double digit offer mark soon, the Allen prospect has already tabbed three as schools that stand above the rest.

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