Cozart adds offer from Illinois

Recently, Roeland Park (KS) Bishop Miege quarterback Montell Cozart turned in an impressive performance at the Elite 11 regional event in Columbus, Ohio. So though he's committed to Kansas, other programs continue to take notice, and Wednesday he picked up his fifth BCS offer - from the Fighting Illini of the University of Illinois. learned of the offer in a text message from Montell Cozart on Wednesday afternoon. Illinois joins Kansas, Indiana, Minnesota, Northern Illinois and West Virginia in offering the 6-foot-2, 170-pound quarterback.

Cozart has been committed to Head Coach Charlie Weis and the Jayhawks for weeks, and though attention has continued to roll in has maintained he remains solid. Top Stories