RECRUITING: Sooners land big fish

Coveted defensive tackle Steven Coleman from Dallas, Texas talks about his commitment and visit to Norman

STEVEN COLEMAN, DT, 6-5, 283, 4.9 Dallas (Skyline HS), Texas:

JH: Did you commit to OU this weekend?

SC: "Yes, I did."

JH: What was it about this weekend that had you committing to the Sooners?

SC: "The coaches staff, the game, the players and the astmosphere was first rate and exactly what I was looking for in a college."

JH: Did you have any idea you would commit to the Sooners before you visited this weekend?

SC: "Not really. I had a little idea that I would like OU, but I wasn't for sure. But when I was ready to leave I just had no idea left in my heart where I was going to school."

JH: Are you cancelling your other visits?

SC: "Yes, I am."

JH: Who did the Sooners beat out for your services?

SC: "Miami and Kansas State."

JH: At what position did OU to play in college?

SC: "Defensive tackle. I feel really excited about playing defensive tackle. I feel very good about it. I love how their defensive tackles play and that is my style of play as well."

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