RECRUITING: Wisconsin LB surprised by visit

Oak Creek, Wisc. linebacker Travis Beckham update.

Travis Beckum, OLB, 6'4, 220, 4.56, OAK CREEK, WISCONSIN:

JH: What did you think about your visit to OU?

TB: "It was very interesting and exciting. I had a lot of fun."

JH: What was interesting about OU?

TB: "It was just how down to earth the players were and how polite everybody was. I expected to have fun at Oklahoma, but I didn't expect the people to be so polite."

JH: What was exciting about your visit OU?

TB: "It was exciting watching the game and getting a chance to meet the coaches and players."

JH: Now that you have visited OU what was your take on the program?

TB: "They are a great football program in every way. They are a great program that wins and they are very successful in everything that they do."

JH: What did you think about the Oklahoma defense?

TB: "You can tell that Oklahoma is very athletic and they are very good on defense. They are very quick to the ball and they are a very disciplined defense. They have one of the best defenses it the country."

JH: What schools are you considering in recruiting?v
TB: "I am still looking at Wisconsin, Miami, Tennessee (11-26) and Oklahoma. I don't really have a leader at this point."

JH: Have you always been interested in OU or did this just come about recently?

TB: "I just heard about how dominant they were and I wanted to take a look for myself. I had a chance to see them in person and they were everything that I thought they would be. I am still considering OU and because of my visit to they will be one of the schools that I consider signing with."

JH: What other schools do you plan on visiting?

TB: "I have set a visit to Ohio State, but I am not sure I am going to take that visit. I have set dates with Miami, Tennessee and Wisconsin."

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