LSU had some high-profile out-of-state recruits in town for the 45-3 thrashing of Arizona and one made his way all the way down from the Volunteer state.
LSU had some high-profile
out-of-state recruits in town for the 45-3 thrashing of Arizona and one made his
way all the way down from the Volunteer state.
3-star linebacker Chris Walker of
Christian Brothers said he enjoyed his unofficial visit to LSU and that he has
planned a return trip to witness the LSU/ Alabama game later in the
"It was nice, real nice," said
Walker of his
experience in bayou country. "It was what I expected. The fans there are
something else. All they do is yell the entire game. It's great. I like the
student section. It reminded me of me and my
Walker said one thing he was
impressed with was the atmosphere in Tiger Stadium.
"It was electric," Walker said. "Even though
they were up big on Arizona, the fans were still out there
supporting the team and yelling."
One thing that caught Walker's eye was the play
of the defense of LSU and that he was most impressed by one player in
"They were fast and they hit hard,"
"They all fly to the ball and I like that the most. That's how I like to play.
"I loved watching LaRon Landry. He
just seemed to always be around the ball at all times. And when he got there he
made sure to hit you."
Right now, Walker said his top teams are LSU, Alabama, Tennessee and Clemson. His next game will be
the Tennessee, Florida game in Knoxville, Tenn. He said his visit this weekend didn't
change the order of his favorites, which he would not divulge to Tiger
"They're pretty much still the
same," said Walker. "I talked with all the coaches after
the game, including coach Miles. He was just telling me how he wants a player
like me. He said he'd take me right now if he
Not only did the LSU coaches show
Walker the love but he also got some from the
fans and was able to experience tailgating in Baton Rouge on a Saturday
"Everybody was pretty nice the
whole time," said Walker. "We walked around and did some
tailgating. We saw some people and talked about football and
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