Iowa State Targeting Texas Safety

Cyclone Sports Report goes one-on-one with Houston Klein Forest (TX) High School's Adrian Bennett on where he stands with Iowa State.

Cyclone Sports Report: What are schools have offered you a scholarship along with Iowa State?

Adrian Bennett: I also have offers from Minnesota and Louisiana Monroe

CSR: What is your current height and weight?

AB: I'm 6-foot-2 and I weigh 208 pounds.

CSR: When did Iowa State begin contacting you?

AB: Coach Herman came down during the first week of spring and watched me at practice. Then he called me that week and we started talking and then they offered me a scholarship about two weeks later.

CSR: Have you talked to any other coaches besides Coach Herman?

AB: A lot of their other coaches have written me and I also got to talk with Coach Rhoads. He seems like a really nice guy and seems to really love the sport. He really wants to accomplish something at Iowa State.

CSR: What did he say that they liked most about you?

AB: He told me that they like my range of motion, my athleticism, and my intelligence of the field.

CSR: Do you have any visits set up yet?

AB: Yeah, I have a visit set up with Minnesota in September and I've talked with Iowa State about a visit. I'll probably take a visit there in the fall.

CSR: What will be the most important factors in your final decision?

AB: Great academics is first and I'm not too concerned with it being a school that has great tradition. I'm looking for an upcoming school that's willing to work with me and that will make me feel at home.

CSR: Is the fact that Iowa State plays in the Big 12 important to you?

AB: Yeah, it really does matter because it's my favorite conference. I would really love to play in the Big 12.

CSR: When will you likely make your final decision?

AB: Right now I'm going to wait because I want to take my visits so that I can see where I want to go to school. I'll probably make my decision late in the fall.


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