Phillip Bates will be taking an
unofficial visit to
In the past week, Robert McFarland was named the offensive coordinator and Jay Rodgers was named the new quarterback coach.
Bates told CN on Wednesday night
that he'll be taking a trip to
"I'm going up there this weekend to talk with the new offensive coordinator," Bates said.
Bates also admitted that he doesn't know much about the new staff.
"I really don't know anything about them actually. That's why I'm going this weekend, to meet everybody," Bates said.
Though Bates still hasn't met McFarland, it appears that he's hit it off with new head coach Gene Chizik.
"I've talked to him actually like
four times this week. We're getting a relationship started," Bates said. "I
think he's coming to town (
Bates said that he can see himself
playing for Chizik, but while
So is Bates still committed to
"I'm still committed but not fully committed yet," Bates said.
CN will keep you updated.
"I could see myself playing for him but I still have to meet him and there's still some other schools out there talking."