Recruiting Bonus: Kirk Tucker Capsule

As a bonus, here is the capsule (or part of it) that will appear in the Go Pokes recruiting issue. If offers a more detailed look at Tucker following his commitment to Oklahoma State and head coach Mike Gundy this weekend.

Kirk Tucker, DB
6-2, 190
Tucker, Ga.

Athletic Information: 40 time- 4.55, Bench- 300 lbs., Squat- 390 lbs., VJ- 35 in.

Statistics: Sr. Year- 55 tackles (39 unassisted), 12 tackles for loss, 8 sacks, 3 interceptions, 3 fum. caused; Jr. Year- 60 tackles (37 unassisted), 7 tackles for loss, 2 interceptions, 2 fum. recovered; So. Year- 1 tackle.

Football Honors: Sr. Year- Honorable Mention Georgia Sportswriters Association All-State Team, Atlanta Journal Constitution Preseason All-State Team, Atlanta Journal Constitution All-Area (DeKalb) Team, Scout 3-Star Recruit (#41 Saf. Nationally); Jr. Year- 2nd Team All-Region Team.

Other Schools Recruited By: (all offers) Ohio State, Ohio, Arkansas, Central Florida, Duke, East Carolina, Stanford, Oregon, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisville, Northwestern, Syracuse, Vanderbilt, Wisconsin.

You Need to Know: In three season on the varsity at Tucker High School he was part of teams that went a total of 40 wins and 4 losses. Tucker's high school teams finished 14-1 as a senior, 10-3 as a junior, and 16-0 as a sophomore. That is a lot of winning.


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