No Leaders For Lee

With a little over six months left until National Signing Day, Gardena (CA) Junipero Serra four-star safety Marqise Lee is taking it all in stride. With a plethora of offers from schools across the country, Lee has maintained that every school that he's considering is even with one another at this point. eDuck caught up with Lee to get the latest.

Do you currently have an offer from Oregon?


What kind of contact have you had with Oregon since the recruiting process started for you?

"I haven't been talking to them lately. I talked to them last week."

How often are you usually in contact with them?

"Well I haven't a lot lately cause I'm busy with football and basketball, but whenever I have time, I try to call them."

Which coaches from Oregon have you been in contact the most with?

"Coach (John) Neal."

How long ago did you get that offer from Oregon?

"It was a while back when I was in school."

What is your overall interest in Oregon?

"I think it's pretty cool. I've been out there actually, but not to the school. I went out there for a basketball tournament and it was pretty nice out there, it's a choice I've been thinking about."

Is there anything in particular about the school or the football program that captures your interest?

"Not really. I haven't really looked in to it yet."

Has Coach Neal discussed getting you to Eugene for a visit?

"Not yet, he said that I should keep them in mind that I should take a visit there."

How would you describe yourself as a player?

"I'm just a hard worker."

Is there a guy at the collegiate or professional level that you try to pattern your game after?

"There's no one really. I really don't think about that stuff."

What are you looking for in a program?

"Academics number one and then whether or not I can play football or basketball."

Have you given any thought as to what you might want to study when you get to college?

"Not yet."

What offers do you have right now from other schools?

"Cal, Stanford, Washington, Miami, Florida, Michigan, Minnesota, LSU, and some more I don't remember."

Do you have a top list of schools at this point?

"No, I don't have a top yet."

Have you taken any unofficial visits yet or do you plan on taking any unofficial visits?

"No I haven't, but if I take any, it'll probably be around where I live now at USC and UCLA."

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