Ken Ekanem visiting Ducks, Irish 

July, 12, 2011
Linebacker/defensive end Ken Ekanem (Clifton, Va./ Centerville) said he will take all five of his official visits but has only decided on two for sure: Oregon and Notre Dame.

Ekanem said he's also impressed with North Carolina, Virginia and Virginia Tech but those schools shouldn't feel comfortable with their standing. As the 17th best outside linebacker in the nation, the 6-foot-3, 245-pounder has 18 scholarship offers and would prefer to play in a 3-4 defensive scheme.

"I'm still trying to be open minded," said Ekanem, who had 75 tackles, 17 sacks and four defensive touchdowns last season.

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Dave Hooker

Reporter, RecruitingNation