Oklahomans who got away: No. 2
January, 31, 2013
By Jake Trotter | ESPN Insider
NORMAN, Okla. -- Oklahoma has dominated recruiting in its home state. But every now and then, the Sooners have missed out on a key prospect. Either because they’ve overlooked him. Or because, well, that prospect just wanted to go elsewhere.
AP Photo/Wade PayneNew England Patriots receiver Wes Welker, an Oklahoma City native, went to Texas Tech.
As signing day approaches, SoonerNation looks at the top five Sooner State recruits of the Bob Stoops era whose ended up not being Sooners:
Player: Wes Welker
Week 1: Take Your Pick
BIG 12 SCOREBOARD
Halftime Louisiana Tech 3 4 Oklahoma 31 15:00 3rd Qtr Samford 7 TCU 24 Halftime Central Arkansas 16 Texas Tech 21 Halftime Stephen F. Austin 10 20 Kansas State 28 11:14 2nd Qtr 1 Florida State 10 Oklahoma State 0 9:44 2nd Qtr North Texas 0 Texas 7 Final North Dakota State 34 Iowa State 14 Final West Virginia 23 2 Alabama 33