With a flurry of commitments over the weekend, one more name has decided to add his name to the list of Husker commits. Tobi Okuyemi was making his third trip to Nebraska for their big game against Oklahoma, and according to him the third time was a charm. Find out why he chose Nebraska from an impressive offer list in this latest update from Big Red Report.
November 8, 2009
Tobi Okuyemi ranks high on the list of Iowa prospects for 2010. With almost all of the scholarships being claimed on this class, the Minnesota product is an important get for the Hawkeyes. Hawkeye Insider caught up with Tobi Thursday night after practice and filed this premium recruiting update.
October 22, 2009
Tobi Okuyemi and Plymouth (Minn.) Wayzata are off to a fast start. Okuyemi says that the time that he put in this off-season has paid off, but teams aren't challenging him a lot. In fact, opposing teams don't come anywhere near him. Okuyemi is looking at a couple of schools for upcoming visits that will kick off in October and the other might be the first weekend in November.
September 22, 2009
"I went to Notre Dame this summer for the first time," Tobi Okuyemi said. "That was great. I really liked the facilities and the campus. Everything there was great. I also like how they are a team on the rise." While the Irish may make Okuyemi's short list, they are not one of his seven scholarship offers. "But they seem really interested. They said they want to see tape of my first three..."
August 18, 2009
It's always a good sign when you can host a player for two unofficial visits before the season comes around and that is exactly what happened with Tobi Okuyemi and Nebraska. The Huskers were able to bring the 6-foot-3 and 250-pound defensive end from Plymouth (Minn.) Wayzata. How did Nebraska look the second time around to Okuyemi?
August 2, 2009
With seven offers at his disposal, Minnesota prep defensive end Tobi Okuyemi has plenty of options to chose from. Already having four schools that stand out among the rest, Okuyemi decided to focus on team chemistry rather than making his decision this summer.
July 13, 2009