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Oklahoma State recruiting notebook: Wylie East's Marcell Ateman scores four times

The 6-foot-4, 185-pound Marcell Ateman had four touchdowns and 114 receiving yards on seven catches Friday night in Wylie (Texas) East's 46-38 win over Wylie High.
by Scott Wright Published: October 6, 2012

Marcell Ateman, a wide receiver who has committed to OSU, plans to attend his first Cowboys football game in a couple weeks, but he was busy helping his current team Friday night.

The 6-foot-4, 185-pound Ateman had four touchdowns and 114 receiving yards on seven catches Friday night in Wylie (Texas) East's 46-38 win over Wylie High.

He had TD catches of 9, 22, 29 and 42 yards in the victory.

Ateman had planned to attend OSU's game against Texas last week, but instead will be in the stands for the Cowboys' next home game, Oct. 20 vs. Iowa State.


Hiawatha (Kan.) defensive tackle Peyton Newell is one of the most highly sought-after juniors on Oklahoma State's offer list, and the 6-foot-3, 280-pounder was pleased with his visit to Stillwater last week.

Newell toured the campus and got to visit with defensive coordinator Bill Young.

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by Scott Wright
A lifelong resident of the Oklahoma City metro area, Scott Wright has been on The Oklahoman staff since 2005, covering a little bit of everything on the state's sports scene. He has been a beat writer for football and basketball at Oklahoma and...
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Oklahoma State commitment list

Oklahoma State currently has 15 non-binding verbal commitments from players in the 2013 recruiting class:

Player, Pos., Ht., Wt., Hometown (school)

Marcell Ateman, WR, 6-4, 185, Wylie, Texas (East Wylie)

Zachary Crabtree, OL, 6-7, 270, Mansfield, Texas

Darius Curry, DB, 6-1, 190, Flowery Branch, Ga.

Luke Del Rio, QB, 6-2, 190, Denver (Valor Christian)

Rami Hammad, OL, 6-5, 320, Irving, Texas

Jack Kurzu, OL, 6-4, 313, St. Louis, Mo. (Mary Institute Country Day)

Jerel Morrow, ATH, 5-11, 180, Emporia, Kan.

Ogbonnia Okoronkwo, DE, 6-3, 220, Houston, Texas (Alief Taylor)

Deric Robertson, DB, 6-2, 195, Killeen, Texas

Fred Ross, WR, 6-1, 200, Tyler, Texas (John Tyler)

Jaxon Salinas, OL, 6-4, 290, Irving, Texas

Ra'Shaad Samples, WR, 6-0, 170, Dallas (Skyline)

Jordan Sterns, DB, 6-0, 195, Cibolo, Texas (Steele)

Vincent Taylor, DT, 6-3, 277, San Antonio (James Madison)

Corion Webster, RB, 5-11, 185, Atlanta, Texas

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