RECRUITING: OU still in on California DE?

San Mateo, Calif. defensive end Will Powers update.

Will Powers, DE, 6-4, 230, SAN MATEO (SERRA HS), CALIFORNIA:

JH: How is your season going?

WP: "We are off to a good start at 2-0. I am playing pretty solid. I don't keep stats, but I am playing pretty well."

JH: Are you playing defensive end or outside linebacker?

WP: "I am playing mainly defensive end."

JH: Do you want to play defensive end in college?

WP: "Either that or a stand-up outside linebacker. I play both down and up at times at defensive end. It depends on what kind of defense we are up against."

JH: Have you taken any visits yet?

WP: "No, I haven't yet. I still want to wait until the season is over."

JH: What do you think about the recruiting process?

WP: "I feel the position that I am in right now is pretty rare, so I am trying to make the best of it. Sometimes it does get pretty hectic, but I am trying to make it a good experience."

JH: How is recruiting shaping up for you?

WP: "I like California, Stanford, Oregon and Nebraska. I have ruled out OU at this time. I will take an official visit to three of the four schools."

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