Local product Tyrell Gilbert reacts to his newest scholarship offer from the hometown team…
Gilbert Holds Several
6-foot, 200 pound rising senior Tyrell Gilbert has picked up several offers over the past couple of months. "My offers are from Bowling Green, Western Michigan, Toledo, Akron, Kent State, Cincinnati and Miami (OH)." The athlete has also been hearing from several other schools. "I've been talking to Indiana, Pittsburgh, UCONN, Louisville, Kentucky, Ohio State, Michigan State and Illinois." Even with the onslaught of new schools, Gilbert doesn't plan on extending his recruitment much longer. "I plan on making my commitment by the end of June. It's been getting a little overwhelming with all of the visits." Speaking of visits, so far the Gilbert has been to Ohio State, Indiana, Cincinnati, Kentucky, Louisville, Miami (OH), Bowling Green and Toledo. He plans on getting back on the road in the week before making his decision. "I'm going to Indiana, Cincinnati, Louisville, Kentucky and maybe a few other schools." When it comes to what Gilbert is looking for in a school, he says it will come down to two things. "Academics and playing time will be the most important factors in my decision." Gilbert has been offered as a running back, wide receiver, quarterback and safety says that he prefers playing either wide receiver or safety. "I can play both of those positions really well." Stay with FOX Sports NEXT for the latest on Gilbert and the rest of the Class of 2014.
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