2014 safety J.R. Hunt impressed by Ducks
October, 19, 2012
By Brandon P. Oliver | ESPN.com
Tom Hauck for ESPN.comDionte Sykes said a recent trip to Oregon left him impressed.
Among the many visitors to Eugene when the Ducks hosted the rival Washington Huskies earlier this month were a pair of 2014 teammates from Chandler, Ariz. Wide receiver Dionte Sykes -- Chandler (Ariz.) High School -- came away blown away by everything and said that the Ducks made up a lot of ground on his life-long favorite, UCLA. His teammate, safety J.R. Hunt -- Chandler (Ariz.) High School -- was also impressed and recently caught up with DuckNation to share his thoughts on the visit.
While it is early in the process, Hunt clearly has his eyes on the Ducks and is hoping for an offer from the Pac-12 heavyweight.
"I really liked the stadium and the campus up there. It was a great atmosphere to be in. Both inside and outside of the stadium," Hunt said. "I liked the town and the school [itself]. I could see myself living there."
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