Ferbia Allen back in from OM official visit

Ferbia Allen (TE/DE, Pine Bluff, AR) - The 6' 5", 235 pound tight end / defensive end just returned from a trip from Oxford with his parents. The talented athlete picked up an offer from the Rebels to go along with several others. With Allen's stock rising, more trips and in home visits are mounting. Go inside to get the latest news on the Arkansas prep star.

"The trip was great," stated Ferbia Allen Sr. "My son enjoyed the trip. They took us all around Oxford. They showed us the pros and the cons."

What else stood out about the visit?

"They taught us about the history of the school and the history of the athletic program. We spent three days there. We came in on Saturday and left today (Monday). We came away impressed."

What schools have offered your son a scholarship?

"Ole Miss, Mississippi State and Arkansas State. We think Arkansas may in the new future."

What other visits are lined up for the talented athlete?

"We go to Arkansas State 1/25. We're also talking with Arkansas about setting something up."

Are any coaches supposed to come by for in home visits this week?

"Yes, Arkansas and Arkansas State have set up in home visits for this week."

What position(s) is your son being recruited to play at the next level?

"Ole Miss is not sure if they want him to play TE or DE. They are going to wait and see. I think most other schools are looking for him to play TE. That is his more natural position."

Ferbia helped Dollarway to the State Finals (Class 4A) and earned All-State honors after collecting 75 tackles, 14 sacks, and 5 receiving TD's.

OM Spirit Top Stories