May 18, 2006

Watkins lured by defense and academics

There is always a list of reasons when a prospect chooses one school over and another, it can be simple and it can also be something very well thought out.

Case in point could be an option that Texas Tech offers in their College of Human Science's Department, Food and Nutrition.

Haywood High School's Alex Watkins wants to be a chef someday and at the very least do something having to do with nutrition.

The Brownsville, Tennessee standout has a long list of potential suitors; Watkins holds offers from Alabama, Clemson, Memphis, Ole Miss, Mississippi State, Tennessee and Texas Tech.

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