May 15, 2007

Okafor ready for the spotlight

Omaha (Neb.) Westside running back Collins Okafor was the second recruit to commit to Nebraska's 2008 class early last October, following Baker Steinkuhler by a mere month and a half. The majority of the spring has been taken up with his track schedule, and also preparing for his upcoming senior season for the Warriors.

Everything is on track for Okafor academically and athletically for him to have a stellar year.

Okafor just found out that he has been nominated to play in the 2008 US Army All-American game. He is not guaranteed to play in the game, but he is officially on their watch list.

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