Boyd "Loves" TU Staff
Rob Boyd
Rob Boyd
Scout.com
Posted Apr 2, 2012


Rob Boyd talks about some of the positives going on with the Tulsa program, the school which he just committed to over the weekend.

As expected Rob Boyd, a 6-foot-4, 285-pound offensive guard from Vian High in Okla., made his decision to commit to the Tulsa Golden Hurricane.

The Scout.com three-star prospect also had offers from Memphis and Navy and Oklahoma and Oklahoma State were also showing interest, but at the end of the day he just felt a connection with the coaching staff.

“I really love the coaches,” Boyd said. “I can tell they are very genuine with what they say. Tulsa has a great family atmosphere. The players and coaches have a close family relationship.”

The coaching staff has put forth a lot of effort into getting Boyd’s attention, and it sounds like they have succeeded.

“I felt very wanted there,” he said with a hint of smile in his voice. “They told me I was their number one.”

As a junior, Boyd earned All-State and All-Conference efforts while helping lead Vian to a 12-1 season.

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Greg Powers and Nicole Meyer contributed to this report.



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