Tough Decision

Osceola wideout/cornerback Cameron Baker (6-0, 170, 4.3) will announce his decision Wednesday morning at 10 a.m. between Arkansas and Memphis.

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Osceola wideout Cameron Baker (6-0, 170, 4.3) wasn't saying Tuesday night and instead will let everybody know at 10 a.m. when he and fellow Seminole star Elroy Brown sign their letter-of-intents in a event at their school.

While Brown is signing with Arkansas State, Baker will put pen to paper at either the University of Arkansas or Memphis.

"The day is finally getting here and I am getting close to a big decision on where I am going to spend my next four of five years," Baker said. "It's going to be either Arkansas or Memphis, but I truly haven't made my mind up yet. They are such good schools with such positives about both of them."

Baker, whose brother Chris is a current Razorback wideout, took an official visit to Arkansas last week and while in Fayetteville had the Razorback coaches talking to him about a role on both offense and defense.

"They told me they could see using me in a nickel back role on defense as well as playing the slot of offense because of my ability to go up and get the ball on both sides of the line," Baker said. "That really got my attention and it is something I am very interested in doing. I can get touches and action on both sides of the ball and I think all college players would love to do that if they were being honest with you."

Baker's role in new Razorback offensive coordinator David Lee's system would be similar to what the Dallas Cowboys – Lee's former employer - have done recently with wideout Terry Glenn.

"Coach Lee said he really sees me in that Terry Glenn role of being a big possession type guy, catching a lot of passes with a lot of them short and some of them going deep and also running reverses and doing other things to get the ball in my hands," Baker said. "It really sounds great and I think I could be very successful doing that."

There is no doubt that Memphis throws the ball more than Arkansas.

"Memphis flings the ball around every other down - if not every down - and certainly that is appealing to me," Baker said. "They are also very slim at positions and really have only guy returning at one of the spots in Duke Calhoun. They are talking about moving him inside and putting me outside and going deep a lot."

Baker caught 32 passes for 715 yards and 12 touchdowns this season while also making over 40 tackles while playing both ways.

"I have just not made up my mind yet," Baker said. "I have had a vision of where I might want to go, but then it changes and I'm undecided again. I want to talk with my mom and my brother and go over the pluses of each school again before I make a final decision."


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