April 14, 2009

Gilbert Takes Norman Crash Course

For months Huntsville, Texas star athlete Justin Gilbert has talked about his lifelong following of the Oklahoma Sooners and his interest in possibly taking up the Sooners on their recent scholarship offer. However, one reality that was lost was Gilbert had never been to Norman, Okla. The 6-foot-1, 173-pound athlete remedied that issue last weekend during Oklahoma's Red-White game.

"It went well. I expected a lot out of it, and I got a lot out of it," Gilbert said. "I got there on Friday and sat through the defensive backs meeting, they were just going over the film from the day before in practice and taking notes.

"Coach (Bobby Jack Wright) would get onto them about their lack of coverage. In my mind they looked good but I guess I could see kind of where he was coming from on some of the stuff."

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