RECRUITING: OU lands tight end prospect

Sooners strike gold in Sunshine state with talented tight end prospect from Miami has learned that Lanear Nixon (6'3, 210, 4.5) of Miami Carol City, Florida has committed to the Sooners.

He is a very solid, big, skilled athlete, who could play H-back, tight end or wide receiver for the Sooners.

Nixon is one great athlete," said recruiting expert Max Emfinger who rates Nixon as a five-star recruit. "He can run, he's around 6-5, and he is a great athlete who plays in one of the top programs in Florida."

Nixon is the son of former Sooner Freddie Nixon.

Stay tuned as we'll have more on Nixon's decision within the next few days.

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