March 1, 2010

Sooners Host Flowers' Huge Offer List

Now nearly a month into the 2011 recruiting effort Oklahoma has continued to broaden it's scope to find some of the top players around the country. In receiver coach Jay Norvell's search he had a chance to look at Hakeem Flowers of Greenville (S.C.) Wade-Hampton. The big receiver recently picked up an offer from the Sooners but that news quickly became secondary to Oklahoma and Flowers' relationship this week.

The Oklahoma coaching staff welcomed Flowers to Norman this past weekend. And by all accounts the 6-foot-2, 173-pound wide receiver enjoyed himself while on his first ever trip to the Sooner state.

"It went really good. I enjoyed it a lot," said Flowers upon returning to South Carolina. "We had a tour of the campus, the athletic facilities, the academic buildings and stuff like that. Then I got the chance to talk to receivers coach (Jay) Norvell and coach Bob Stoops."

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