''I just got this long letter from Tennessee,'' he told Mike Eubanks of TheBootleg.com. ''They wrote about how I had had a great career so far - how I'm what they need. Then they wrote that they'd like to offer a full-ride scholarship.''
The Vols' keen interest has established them as one of the early favorites for Udofia's services.
''I'd have to say my top three right now are probably USC, Michigan and Tennessee,'' he said. ''I just look at this (scholarship offer) and take it as an honor for a school as big-time as Tennessee to see so much potential and future success in me.''
A first-team all-state pick last fall, he recorded 72 tackles, 12 sacks and 37 tackles for loss for the Firebirds. He also forced three fumbles and recovered three.