Romine is giving everyone a chance

If Notre Dame is going to solidify it's offensive line, the Irish will need to land four-star offensive lineman Matt Romine (Tulsa, Okla.) Before Irish fans hear Romine's plans, he will finish taking a look at all of his college options.

Matt Romine (6-foot-7, 275 pounds) is a vital recruit for Notre Dame if they plan on solidifying their position in the top-ten. Romine has two official visits remaining after visiting in-state power Oklahoma last weekend.

"I had a good time," Romine said of his trip to Norman. "I got to see a lot of the behind the scene stuff, the team meals and stuff like that. I got to see a dorm room, which I hadn't seen before. They have a pretty nice setup. The dorm rooms are right across from the stadium, which is pretty sweet. I liked that."

The Sooners have been at the top of Romine's list of schools since the outset. Despite having a great visit he didn't consider ending his recruitment in Norman.

"Not really, I'm not really into committing on the spot like that," Romine explained. "I'm a going to think it out and take my time. I haven't narrowed it down. I'm still where I have been with my decision. Nothing has changed. I'm still looking at Oklahoma, Notre Dame, Tennessee, Michigan, Florida and Miami.

"They're all great places, so I don't think I could pick a wrong place. I'm might be able to pick one place that would be a little better, or one where I'd have a better opportunity to see the field faster, but anyone of the six places left on my list are all top-notch major college football programs that have everything to offer. It's a hard decision in one sense, but I think it would be hard to make a wrong decision.

"I'm in the process of going through my visits and trying to look at all my options," he said. "I've been to Michigan, Oklahoma, and Notre Dame. I'm just going to think about things long and hard and take my last two visits, and then go from there.

"Miami has been recruiting me as hard as anyone, so I'm think they might get one of my remaining visits. I think I want to get down there and see what it's all about. Miami has had a little bad luck. Some things just haven't gone their way."


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