Sooners wrap-up major recruiting weekend

NORMAN, Okla. — There was no shortage of high-profile prospects in attendance for this weekend's contest against Kansas State.

From coast-to-coast, the Sooners hosted a number of important official visitors.

Crespi Carmelite (Calif.) HS safety Tyler Foreman, and Maurice J McDonough (Md.) HS offensive lineman Na'Ty Rodgers spanned 2,700 miles of recruiting ground and were a couple of the big names on campus, among others.

Of course, the Sooners didn't necessarily impress to their best capacity on the field.

But head coach Bob Stoops made it clear after the game, a 24-19 setback to Kansas State, that result will likely have little impact on the experience these prospects had.

"It's about the same as it does if there isn't any here," Stoops said. "You think it feels decent either way? Doesn't make any difference."

He went on.

"Well, we've been operating around here OK," Stoops said. "We'll continue to recruit and one game and one situation doesn't change everything that you do all year with them."

The Sooners certainly hope that is the case.

Fact does remain, though, that OU had by far its biggest recruiting weekend in a while, and was able to get a number of big names on campus.

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