A BIG Big 12 offer for Midwest LB

Recruiting coverage at SoonersIllustrated continues as we bring fans the latest in Oklahoma recruiting news. We got some new newsjunior linebacker Trey DePriest from Springfield High School in Ohio.

In late August, Springfield (OH) linebacker Trey DePriest told Sooners Illustrated magazine that he was holding five offers: Central Michigan, West Virginia, Oklahoma, Virginia Tech, and Cincinnati.

Now that September 1 has come and passed, the 6-foot-1, 220-pound DePriest got some good news by way of mail. But SI just got word of the latest offer that came in today.

"Oklahoma just sent the written offer," DePriest said. "This is a good one, but I'm still in the process with open eyes."

Others offers that have come since the first are, interestingly enough, are not any of the ones mentioned above. Oklahoma State, Michigan, Duke, Stanford, Pittsburgh and Notre Dame are the written offers he has in hand.

The initial plan from DePriest is to travel to games Oklahoma, Virginia Tech, Ohio State and Michigan.

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