Auston English, DE, 6-3, 220, 4.65, CANADIAN, TEXAS:
JH: Talk about your commitment to OU.
AE: "I have been thinking for some time, but I just didn't want to let the cat out the bag too early. I knew where I wanted to go for some time to a certain extent. The past couple of weeks I was still thinking about Oklahoma State a little bit and until I could say that it was Oklahoma -- and just Oklahoma -- I had to sit back a little bit. I talked to the OU coaches today and that put me over the over the hump. I knew where I wanted to go and that was Oklahoma, where I know I am going to be challenged to the fullest."
JH: OU always has very good defensive ends, so talk about how you feel you will fit into that group in the future?
AE: "I just think they have the right coaches up there that will mold me into however they want me to play. I am an aggressive player and I am a good listener, and I think I am a player that is easily coached. So, however they want me to play is how I will play."
JH: Aren't you a very good pass rusher off the edge for your high school team?
AE: "In our defense I am used coming off the edge. I think I can adapt to any kind of offensive scheme."
JH: What did you think of the recruiting process?
AE: "It was real interesting and I liked it a lot. When I was a little kid I looked up to all kinds of college kids and I wondered what went on in their life. Now, I will get a chance to live that life a little bit and that is fantastic. I thought it was interesting to hear what all the coaches had to say and what they said about their teams and programs. I thought it was great what they were saying about me."
JH: Is Canadian, Texas close to Norman?
AE: "Canadian is three to four hours away. We have a sister that lives in Edmond, so I have been in Oklahoma and the surrounding area quite a bit."
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