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Kansas catches lightning in a bottle

No visit? No problem. The bond Washington (DC) Woodson High defensive end De'Jon Wilson shared with Kansas assistant Reggie Mitchell and Head Coach Turner Gill was strong enough for the three-star prospect to make his college decision early this week.

Sometimes, college coaches just manage to catch lightning in a bottle on the recruiting trail. Sure it's unusual for a recruit to commit to a program without taking an official visit. Unusual, though not unheard of - as the University of Kansas proved this week when they earned a pledge from Washington (D.C.) Woodson High defensive end De'Jon Wilson. A three-star prospect, the 6-foot-3, 23... Recommended Stories

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