Q&A: 2014 OLB Otaro Alaka 

January, 2, 2013
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Other 2014 linebackers might get more hype in the state of Texas, but Otaro Alaka doesn’t need it. He’s already got the offers to back up his talents.

The 6-foot-3, 196-pound outside linebacker from Houston Cypress Falls has already picked up eight verbal offers and is excited to see how his recruitment plays out this spring.

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Max Olson/ESPN.comClass of 2014 LB Otaro Alaka says Northwestern, Oklahoma and Oklahoma State are his top three schools right now.
Alaka has been in contact with Manny Diaz and Texas, but several other schools are in the lead at this point. Here’s the latest on his recruiting process.
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