"My favorites are Notre Dame, Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, Indiana and Northwestern. Illinois is probably my leader right now. I've been there the most and I know them the best. The campus is only 40 minutes away and I can get over there whenever I want.
"Michael "Ho" Hoomanawanui is a good friend of mine and he's going to be at Illinois next year. Michael Ho is the reason that I started to play football so we're pretty close."
Brent was scheduled to participate at the Scout.com All-American Combine at the University of Iowa on April 22nd but he has since made other plans.
"I'm going to Notre Dame's Blue-Gold game," Brent explained. "I was going to come to the Iowa combine but I changed my mind. I want to be able to get over to Notre Dame to check out the campus and the atmosphere."
Brent had 109 tackles, 29 tackles for loss and six sacks as a junior. Those numbers were good enough to earn Josh all-area and all-conference honors.
What camps will Brent be hitting this summer?
"I'm going to the Illinois and Notre Dame one-day camps." Brent said. "I'm also going to try and get down to Tennessee for their camp." Schools recruiting Josh Brent will need to make a quick decision on whether or not to
offer him a scholarship.
"I definitely want to commit early," Brent said. "I want to have a clear conscience going into my senior season. I don't want to have worry about recruiting. I'm going