Rebels offer one of Arkansas' top linemen
Height: 6' 4"
40 time: 5.1
Grades: 3.0 GPA
From: Wynne, AR
High School: Wynne (4A)
The following information was revealed during our interview with L.T. Walker:
What are your strengths at defensive tackle? "I get off the ball real fast and run hard to the ball. I try to play harder than everybody else."
What are your working on? "I just need to be the best leader I can be. I am trying to stay low and work on all my techniques."
How long have you been starting for Wynne (4A)? "Since I was in the 9th grade."
How did Wynne fare on the field last season? "We won State."
What were your stats for the year? "I had 62 tackles, 5 sacks, and 1 interception."
Did you garner any awards? "I made All-Conference and All-State (overall in the state of Arkansas)."
Which colleges are the most serious with you? "Arkansas and Tennessee have offered me. Ole Miss, they offered me, but they have not sent me the papers in yet. And Oregon, the same as Ole Miss, they told me that I have an offer, but I have not received my papers yet."
Which colleges have caught your eye? "Well, Arkansas and Tennessee with their scholarships. Notre Dame, USC, FSU, Miami, and Oregon and Ole Miss with their offers. They have all caught my eye."
What do you like about Arkansas? "They are the home town. They have a great program. I have been up there a couple of times. It is nice up there."
And Tennessee? "They have a good program too. They are close to home, being an out of state school and all. Plus, they have offered me a scholarship."
What attracts you to Notre Dame? "They are just a great school, football and academic wise. They have a new coach who has won 2 Super Bowls, so."
What are USC's positives? "How can you not like USC? "They are the national champions. I am originally from California, so it would be a great opportunity for me to go back home. They have the best program in the country."
Did Coach Orgeron (Ole Miss head coach) recruit you while he was at USC? "Yes sir, he recruited me while he was there."
What got you interested in Ole Miss? "Well, like I said, Coach Orgeron recruited me while he was at USC. And they are just a good program. I have interest in them."
What are FSU's positives? "The atmosphere in Florida is nice. I could go there and play on a tough football team."
What will be the main factors for you when it comes decision time? "The first thing, I want to get my degree to have something to fall on after football. I just want to be able to showcase my talents, play hard, and lead my team to a championship."