Meet the Cowboy Recruiting Class

An introduction to the high school players who signed with Oklahoma State on Wednesday, the first day of the signing period.

LB Jordan Barnes
6-0, 220, 4.55
Fort Wayne (Homestead), Ind.
Bench Press: 315, VJ: 38"
Stats: Sr. - 76 total tackles, 4 tackles for loss, 1 sack, 1 interception; Jr. - 146 total tackles, 38 tackles for loss
Honors: Sr. - Scout #28 weak side linebacker prospect nationally, Super Prep #40 prospect in the Midwest, All State Class 5A, All Area, All Region, All Conference
Other schools recruited by: Michigan, Purdue, Alabama, Auburn, Illinois, Oregon, Wisconsin
Signing Day Evaluation: Aggressive defensive playmaker will get a chance to work in playing time immediately and is a planned future stalwart at the position.



OL Michael Bowie
6-5, 320, 5.3
Sand Springs (Page), Okla.
Bench Press: 375, Squat: 500, VJ: NA
Stats: Allowed just two sacks in two seasons, Team averaged 265 yards rushing and 433 yards total offense
Honors: Scout #137 offensive tackle prospect nationally, SuperPrep Midlands Top 100 (#55), Oklahoma Coaches Association 1st Team All State, Daily Oklahoman 1st Team All State, Tulsa World 2nd Team All State, Tulsa World 1st Team All Metro, 1st Team All District 6A-3
Other schools recruiting: Texas Tech, Kansas State, Tulsa, Kansas, Oregon State
Signing Day Evaluation: Likely redshirt with an eye to the future offensive line.





QB Clint Chelf
6-3, 198, 4.6
Enid, Okla.
Bench Press: 295, Squat: 430, VJ: 30"
Stats: Sr. - 135 car. - 734-yards and 11TDs, passing 247-141-7 (A-C-I) 57% for 2,234-yards and 20 TDs; Jr. - 116 car. - 695-yards and 8TDs, passing 244-117-9 48% for 1,534-yards and 13TDs
Honors: Sr. - SuperPrep Midlands Top 100 (#52), Daily Oklahoma Honorable Mention All State, Tulsa World Honorable Mention All State, All District 6A-4
Other schools recruiting: Tulsa, Arkansas, Kansas, Kansas State
Signing Day Evaluation: Fits the Cowboy offense and is a likely redshirt with an eye on competing for the job in 2010.





LB LeRon Furr
6-2, 215, 4.58
Columbus (Carver), Ga.
Bench Press: 285, Squat: 400, VJ: 31"
Stats: Sr. - 125 total tackles, 25 tackles for loss, 2 fumbles caused, 3 fumble recoveries, 1 returned for TD; Jr. - 107 total tackles, 21 tackles for loss, 1 fumble recovery
Honors: Sr. - Offense-Defense High School All American Game selection and participant, SuperPrep Georgia Top 70 (#44), 3rd Team All State, All City, All District
Other schools recruiting: Arkansas, Duke, Central Florida, Louisville, Mississippi, North Carolina State
Signing Day Evaluation: Very athletic and aggressive, Furr could also be an immediate factor on special teams.



OT Parker Graham
6-7 1/2, 255, 5.2
Webb City, Mo.
Bench Press: 305, Squat: 360, VJ: 30"
Honors: Sr.- SuperPrep Midlands Top 100 (#100), Missouri Coaches Association All State, Associated Press All State, All Area, All Conference, All District
Other Schools Recruited: Northern Illinois, Wyoming, Arkansas State
Signing Day Evaluation: Imagine how Graham will look when he fills out that 6-7 1/2 frame. He is a likely redshirt.

WR Michael Harrison
6-2, 195, 4.6
Dallas (Hillcrest), Texas
Bench Press: 240, SQ: 380, VJ: 38"
Stats: Sr. - 135 car. -575-yards and 11TDs, 4.3-ypc; passing 14-of-35 for 140-yards, 47 rec. - 812-yards and 5TDs; Jr. - 58 car. - 255-yards and 3TDs; passing 47-of-89 for 586-yards and TD with 4 interceptions
Honors: Sr. - District 12-4A Most Valuable Player and 1st Team All District, Team Most Valuable Player; Jr. - 2nd Team All District 12-4A
Other Schools Recruited: Arizona, Wyoming, Colorado State, TCU
Signing Day Evaluation: A late addition to the class, he is multi-talented and phyiscally appears ready to compete. Is he a wide receiver or something else?

DE Andrew Hudson
6-5, 235, 4.7
Bushland, Texas
Bench Press: 295, Squat: NA, VJ: NA
Stats: Sr. - 103 total tackles (37 unassisted), 14 tackles for loss (1 for a safety), 6 sacks, 1 fumble caused, 2 fumble recoveries (1 for a TD), 3 passes defelcted; Jr. - 76 total tackles, 10 tackles for loss, 6 sacks; So. - 69 total tackles
Honors: Sr. - Scout #129 defensive end prospect nationally, 1st Team Texas Sportswriters All State, 1st Team Associated Press All State, Defensive MVP and All District 2A-1; Jr. - All District 2A-1
Other schools recruiting: TCU, UTEP, Arkansas State, Colorado State
Signing Day Evaluation: Great looking athlete that is a likely redshirt and strong prospect at defensive end as soon as 2010.

DB Daytawion Lowe
6-1, 190, 4.45
Midwest City (Carl Albert), Okla.
Bench Press: 255, Squat: 405, VJ: 31"
Stats: Sr. - 127 tackles, 4 interceptions (3 returned for TDs), 1 fumble recovered (returned for TD), 16 rec. - 376-yards and 4TDs; Jr. - 116 tackles, 3 interceptions; So. - 124 tackles
Honors: Sr. - Scout #11 safety prospect nationally, SuperPrep All American, Super Prep #7 prospect in the Midlands, Daily Oklahoma Defensive Player of the Year, Daily Oklahoman 1st Team All State, Tulsa World 1st Team All American, Daily Oklahoman Big City Defensive Player of the Year, 1st Team All District 5A-2; Jr. - Daily Oklahoma 1st Team All State, Tulsa World Honorable Mention All State, Daily Oklahoma 1st Team All Big City
Other schools recruiting: Nebraska, Oklahoma, Pittsburgh, Stanford, Kansas, Missouri, Arkansas
Signing Day Evaluation: He could end up being the best overall player in the class. He could play immediately and help on special teams. He has that attitude and aura of being special.

CB Andrae May
6-1, 175, 4.5
Galena Park (North Shore), Texas
Bench Press: 225, Squat: 365, VJ: NA
Stats: Sr. - 4 interceptions
Honors: Sr. - 1st Team All District 21-5A
Other schools recruiting: Texas Tech, Nebraska, Houston
Signing Day Evaluation: He gives OSU a larger frame player with cornerback skills. He could redshirt; it depends on how he shows in August.











QB/FS Joe Mitchell
6-3 1/2, 215, 4.56
Katy (Morton Ranch), Texas
Bench Press: 275, Squat: 440, VJ: 36"
Stats: Sr. - Rushing 184 att. - 1,197-yards, 12 TDs; Passing 50.4% completions for 1,019-yards, 8 TDs and 2 interceptions; Jr. - 63 total tackles, 4 interceptions
Other schools recruiting: Missouri, Kentucky, Tulane, UTEP
Signing Day Evaluation: Mitchell may need to redshirt making transition back to defense. He is a good player that is physical and team oriented.





Athlete Charlie Moore
6-3, 200, 4.5
Bullard, Texas
Bench Press: NA. Squat:NA. VJ: NA.
Stats: Sr. - Rushing 1,150-yards and 19 TDs, Passing 54% completions for 1,950-yards 20 TDs and 8 interceptions, 77 total tackles, 2 interceptions, 2 fumble recoveries; Jr. - Rushing 746-yards and 15 Tds, Passing 1,252-yards and 8 TDs
Honors: Sr. - Scout #154 quarterback prospect nationally
Other schools recruiting: Louisiana-Monroe
Signing Day Evaluation: A real sleeper, pointed to wide receiver but has good athletic skills. Look at the size and the speed, which is legit, a four-sport star.






TE Tracy Moore
6-4, 220, 4.6
Tulsa (Union), Okla.
Bench Press: NA. Squat: NA. VJ: NA.
Stats: Sr. - 71 rec. - 1,023-yards and 15TDs; Jr. - 45 rec. - 638-yards and 5TDs; So. - 24 rec. - 328-yards and 3TDs
Honors: Sr. - SuperPrep Midlands Top 100 (#77), Daily Oklahoman 1st Team All State, Tulsa World 1st Team All State, Tulsa World 1st Team All Metro, 1st Team All District 6A-4
Other schools recruiting: Colorado, Missouri, Kansas, Kansas State, Houston, Tulsa
Signing Day Evaluation: A tweener between being a wide receiver and a tight end. He has good speed and makes big plays.

FB David Paulsen
6-3, 240, 4.7
Marietta (Walton), Ga.
Bench Press: 400, Squat: 510, VJ: 32"
Stats: Sr. - 69 total tackles, 4 sacks, 1 fumble recovery, 1 fumble caused, 2 pass deflections; Jr. - 76 total tackles (49 unassisted), 6 sacks, 2 fumble recoveries; So. - 64 total tackles
Honors: Sr. - Scout #46 defensive end prospect nationally, SuperPrep Georgia Top 70 (#47), GACA All Star Game selection, All County, Cobb County Touchdown Club Defensive Team, Marietta Daily Journal All Defensive Team
Other schools recruiting: Georgia, Stanford, Tulane, Miami (Ohio)
Signing Day Evaluation: Cowboys found their fullback and he is also capable of playing defense.

RB Dexter Pratt
6-2 1/2, 227, 4.48
Navasota, Texas
Bench Press: 260, Squat: 450, VJ: 41"
Stats: Sr. - 178 car. - 1,353-yards, 7.6-ypc, 19TDs, 13 rec. - 260-yards, 20-ypr, TD; Jr. - 218 car. - 2,054-yards, 9.4-ypc, 20TDs, 12 rec. - 365-yards, 30.4-ypr, 4TDs; So. - 138 car. - 839-yards, 6.1-ypc, 13TDs
Honors: Sr. - Scout #11 running back prospect nationally, SuperPrep All American, Super Prep #15 prospect in Texas, Texas Football Magazine 3rd Team Super Team, Honorable Mention A.P. Class 3A All State, District 3A-24 Offensive Player of the Year, All District 3A-24, Navasota Team MVP
Other schools recruiting: LSU, Texas, Texas A&M, Oklahoma, Nebraska, Southern Miss, Mississippi
Spring Evaluation: Pratt is an instant player and getting the advantage of being there for spring makes him a threat to be the big back in the offense as soon as the Georgia opener.

LB Colton Richardson
6-4, 225, 4.55
Ada, Okla.
Bench Press: 275, Squat: 345, VJ: 31"
Stats: Sr. - 89 tackles, 6 sacks, 2 interceptions (1 returned for TD), 49 rec. -628-yards and 9TDs
Honors: Sr. - SuperPrep Midlands Top 100 (#57), Daily Oklahoman 1st Team All State1st Team All District 5A-4
Other schools recruiting: Oklahoma, Colorado, Iowa State, Texas Tech, Tulsa
Signing Day Evaluation: Much bigger than advertised, he could play quickly depending on how he picks up the defense. Seems very mature for his age.




DL Ryan Robinson
6-5, 245, 4.71
Hoschton (Mill Creek), Ga.
Bench Press: 295, Squat: 435, VJ: NA
Stats: Sr. - 85 total tackles (57 unassisted), 14 tackles for loss, 5 sacks, 1 fumble caused; Jr. - 55 total tackles (29 unassisted), 9 tackles for loss, 4 sacks, 2 fumbles recoveries, 2 fumbles caused
Honors: Sr. - GACA All Star Game selection, 1st Team All Region 7-AAAAA, 1st Team All Gwinnett County, Gwinnett Touchdown Club Player of the Month; Jr. - 2nd Team All Region 7-AAAAA, 2nd Team All Gwinnett County, Gwinnett Touchdown Club Player of the Month
Other schools recruiting: Auburn, Kentucky, South Carolina, Clemson, Middle Tennessee State
Signing Day Evaluation: He still needs to qualify but if he does count him as a redshirt and then maybe he grows into a defensive tackle.

DE-DT Anthony Rogers
6-5, 248, 4.95
Little Rock (North Little Rock-West), Ark.
Bench Press: 310, Squat: 520, VJ: 30"
Stats: Sr. - 100 total tackles (55 unassisted), 15 tackles for loss, 8 sacks, 4 fumbles recovered, 4 fumbles caused, 2FGs blocked; Jr. - NA
Honors: Sr. - Scout #73 defensive end prospect nationally, Super Prep #11 prospect in Arkansas, Associated Press Arkansas Super Team, 1st Team All City, 1st Team All District
Other schools recruiting: Mississippi State, Mississippi, Tennessee, Baylor, Tulsa
Signing Day Evaluation: He would appear to be a redshirt that will grow as big as possibly a defensive tackle by 2010. He reminds youg of a Kevin Williams-type and is from Arkansas.



RB Jeremy Smith
5-11, 204, 4.48
Tulsa (Union), Okla.
Bench Press: 295, Squat: 425, VJ: 32"
Stats: Sr. - 266 car. -1,664-yards and 30 TDs, 6.25-ypc;; Jr. - 256 car. - 1,748-yards and 20 Tds; So. - 159 car. - 830-yards and 11 Tds; Career - 681 car. - 4,242-yards and 61 TDs
Honors: Sr. - Scout #13 running back prospect nationally, SuperPrep All American, Super Prep #6 prospect in the Midlands, Daily Oklahoman Offensive Player of the Year, Daily Oklahoman 1st Team All State, Tulsa World 1st Team All State, Tulsa World 1st Team All Metro, 1st Team All District 6A-4; Jr. - Daily Oklahoman 2nd Team All State, Tulsa World 2nd Team All State, Tulsa World 1st Team All Metro
Other schools recruiting: Kansas, Kansas State, Missouri, Oklahoma, Nebraska, Arkansas
Signing Day Evaluation: May not be needed but may be good enough to make himself needed. He is a really good player.

OL Brandon Webb
6-4, 295, 5.15
Owasso, Okla.
Bench Press: 335, Squat: 500, VJ: NA
Honors: Sr. - U.S. Army All American, SuperPrep All American, Super Prep #8 prospect in the Midlands, Daily Oklahoman 1st Team All State, Tulsa World 1st Team All State, Tulsa World 1st Team All Metro, 1st team All District 6A-4; Jr. - Daily Oklahoman 1st Team All State, Tulsa World 1st Team All State, Tulsa World 1st Team All Metro
Other schools recruiting: Oklahoma, Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri, Tulsa, Texas Tech, Nebraska
Signing Day Evaluation: Few freshman offensive linemen can play, but Webb will be looked at as a center or guard and may get a chance, and he has been training for it.

Junior College Signees
DE Darius Hart
6-6, 255, 4.8
Poplarville, Miss./Pearl River C.C., Miss.
Stats: Soph. - 59 total tackles (25 unassisted), 9 tackles for loss for 42-yards, 4 sacks for 20-yards; Frosh. - redshirted
Honors: Soph. - All Region 23 NJCAA, All Mississippi J.C., Rated 9th best DE by JCFootball.com; Frosh. - redshirted; H.S. - All-District
Other schools recruiting: Kansas State and Louisville
Spring Evaluation: He wins any beauty contest and if he plays that way in spring ball he will have a chance to make immediate impact.







DT Horace Hubbard
6-5, 295, 5.3
Gretna, Va./Hargrave Military, Va./Fort Scott C.C., Kan.
Stats: Soph. - 70 total tackles, 10 tackles for loss - 30-yards, 4.5 sacks for 15-yards, 2 fumbles recovered, 5 fumbles caused; Frosh. - 83 total tackles, 16.5 tackles for loss for 95-yards, 15 sacks for 104-yards; H.S. - 300 career tackles, over 50 career sacks
Honors: Soph. - SuperPrep National Juco Top 100 (90), 1st team All Jayhawk Conference; Frosh. - Honorable Mention All Jayhawk Conference; H.S. - Twice District Defensive Player of the Year, Twice All State
Other Schools Recruited: Arizona, Kansas State, Louisville, Virginia Tech
Spring Evaluation: He needs to get stronger, but he will play. New coordinator Bill Young and defensive staff need him to make things happen like he did at Fort Scott.

DB Andrew McGee
6-1, 195, 4.5
Magee, Miss./Copiah-Lincoln C.C., Miss
Stats: Soph. - 119 total tackles (68 unassisted), 1 interception (returned 40-yards), 3 fumble recoveries; Frosh. - NA; H.S. - (Sr.) 105 total tackles, 5 interceptions, over 1,000-yards rushing, 13 touchdowns
Honors: Soph. - 1st Team All Conference, 2nd Team All Mississippi J.C.; H.S. - District Most Valuable Player, All Area
Other Schools Recruited: Alabama-Birmingham, Southern Miss.
Spring Evaluation: He could play corner or safety, has great maturity, and will be asked to step in immediately in the rotation.






OG Anthony Morgan
6-4, 320, NA
Lancaster, Tex./Navarro J.C., Texas
Stats: Soph. - Team rushed for 235-yards a game
Honors: Soph. - 1st Team All American (NJCAA and JC Gridwire), SuperPrep National Juco Top 100 (15), SWJCFC Offensive Player of the Year, 1st Team All Southwest J.C. Football Conference; H.S. - Associated Press Class 4A 2nd Team All State, Texas Top 100, 1st Team All District
Other Schools Recruited: Signed with Baylor out of high school, Florida, Texas A&M, Houston, Texas Tech, Miami, Kansas, Missouri, Mississippi
Spring Evaluation: All-American that has reportedly looked the part in the weight room. He is projected to start, but will have to earn it. He is more than qualified.



Recruited Walk-On
Deep snapper Connor Sinko
6-4, 230, 5.2
Tulsa (Cascia Hall), Okla.
Bench Press: 285, Squat: 420, VJ: NA
Stats: Sr. - 7 tackles, perfect on snaps
Honors: Honorable Mention Tulsa World All Metro, All District
Other schools recruiting: Villanova, DePauw

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