June 17, 2010

Phillips Surprises Sooner Coaches, Himself

Of all the visitors at Oklahoma's summer camps perhaps no player was any more surprising, or impressive, than Towanda (Kan.) Circle two-way lineman Jordan Phillips. The 6-foot-6, 290-pound prospect with offers from the Sooners along with Oklahoma State, Nebraska, Kansas, Kansas State, and most recently Auburn, showing up in Norman was a surprise to the coaching staff.

In fact it came as something of a surprise to Phillips and his family as well.

"We originally told the coaches we weren't going to make it but we just decided to go," Phillips said of his impromptu trip.


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