Allen LB gets his first offer

Allen linebacker Thaddeus LaGrone is a happy junior tonight. The 6-foot-2, 215 pounder has picked up his first offer and it was a BCS school that pulled the trigger.

It was just a matter of time before Allen linebacker Thaddeus LaGrone received his first offer. It now has happened.

"I just wanted to let you know, I received an offer from Baylor," said LaGrone in a message to Scout.com. "I was super happy, because it was my first one and from a school I have major interest in. My mother and sister were real happy also because I would be close.

"I think it's to help my recruitment. Usually once you get an offer, a lot more start to really pour in it seems."

Also recruiting LaGrone is Oklahoma, SMU, Houston, Baylor, Nebraska, Ole Miss, and Boise State.

Last season, the 6-foot-2, 215-pounder had 87 tackles, nine tackles for loss, five sacks, three interceptions, and six pass breakups in 2010.


Hawkeye Insider Top Stories