BIO: Simpsonville (S.C.) Mann product Ben Reeder is rated as the nation's top-rated long snapper. The 6-foot-2, 210-pound prospect has a five-star rating from Kohl's specialist camp, is No. 2 nationally with ProKicker.com and was selected to the Blue-Grey All-American game.
RECRUITMENT: Reeder committed to WKU over preferred walk-on offers from North Carolina and home-state South Carolina.
WHY WKU: WKU has an immediate need at long snapper and Reeder fits the bill.
QUOTABLE: "I couldn't be more excited," he said.
BOTTOM LINE: A four-year starter in high school, Reeder is expected to take the immediate responsibilities at long snapper.