The following interview was conducted through direct messages on Twitter:
RP: Congrats on the offer. How'd it go down? Which coach offered you?
Wilbon: Thanks, coach Kevin Curtis DM me on Twitter and then he sent me his number and I called him.
RP: Were you surprised or did you think the offer was coming?
Wilbon: My coach told me during practice they were gonna call me soon.
RP: Ok. How long has Tech been recruiting you?
Wilbon: For about 3 or 4 weeks.
RP: Has coach Curtis talked about how Tech sees you fitting in there, where they would play you?
Wilbon: Yeah he said I would play a roll in first and second down run stopping.
RP: So they are recruiting you for the D-line? Do you play offense or defense or both at Destrehan?
Wilbon:Yeah d-line. I only play defensive line right now but in the past I've just played o-line or both at the same time.
RP: What's your current height and weight?
Wilbon: I am 6'3 305
RP: Any plans to visit Tech anytime soon?
Wilbon: Nah, I didn't think that far ahead.
RP: I hear you. What other schools are recruiting you?
Wilbon: LSU. Arizona St. Arkansas. Kent St. Missouri, Mississippi St.
RP: Nice. Does anything stand out about Tech?
Wilbon: I really respect the program for offering an unknown player.
RP: Great stuff. Is there anything I'm missing about Tech offering you or your overall recruitment?
Wilbon: Nah. Everything is covered
RP: Thanks for your time and once again congrats.
Texas Tech First to Offer Wilbon
Inside the Red Raiders Top Stories
Recruiting Scoop: What's Next for 2018 Class?Inside the Red Raiders reporter Zach Tanner and publisher Jarret Johnson discuss Texas Tech's 2018 recruiting class, including who is committed, who is being pursued and how many…
Inside the Red RaidersYesterday at 10:32 AM
Texas Tech Baseball Season WrapInside the Red Raiders reporter Alyssa Chrisope takes a look back at Texas Tech's 2017 baseball season.
Inside the Red RaidersYesterday at 8:00 AM
Top 5 Wins of the Kingsbury EraThe following is the first in a series previewing Year 5 of the Kliff Kingsbury era at Texas Tech in which Inside The Red Raiders will rank five Top 5 aspects of the football…
Inside the Red RaidersTuesday at 8:41 AM
Giant West Texan OL Talks Texas Tech Offer2019 Wellington (TX) offensive lineman Trevor Roberson stood out both physically and with his performance recently at Texas Tech's camp. Inside the Red Raiders caught up with him…
Inside the Red RaidersSunday at 10:27 PM
WR Maureese Wren Talks Texas Tech OfferMesquite (TX) Horn receiver Maureese Wren discusses his offer from Texas Tech and overall recruitment which has taken off this spring and summer.
Inside the Red RaidersSunday at 10:04 PM