September 9, 2009

Marquez surprised by his Oklahoma interest

A year ago if someone would have told Odessa, Texas star running back Bradley Marquez that he would be strongly considering his first offer, from the University of Oklahoma, he'd have likely told them they'd lost their minds. So it goes for a born and bred Texas fan that has caught the very early attention of running backs coach Cale Gundy.

Now though it seems, in a not so unfamiliar story, the Sooners early attention has given him a reason to give Gundy and the Sooners a long look.

That look, in the physical form came during Oklahoma's 14-13 loss to BYU in Arlington, Texas last weekend.

"I went, it was awesome, I mean besides the loss," Marquez recalled. "The crowd travelled well, the stadium was packed and I sat with some other recruits and was watching their pre-game."

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