Share “OU football notebook: DT McFarland down to...”

OU football notebook: DT McFarland down to OU, Texas

Oklahoman Modified: November 19, 2008 at 6:20 am •  Published: November 19, 2008
Advertisement
Five-star recruit Jamarkus McFarland has eliminated LSU from consideration and will commit to either Oklahoma or Texas.

McFarland, a defensive tackle out of Lufkin, Texas, is the No. 13 overall prospect in the nation according to Rivals.com.


The 6-foot-3, 280-pound McFarland is also ranked No. 18 overall by Scout.com and No. 51 by ESPNU.

Hot ticket

Purchasing a ticket to Saturday’s game between No. 2 Texas Tech and No. 5 Oklahoma isn’t cheap.

Tickets are going for a minimum of $150 on the ticket-selling Web site StubHub.com.

Lower level seats are up to $1,500 apiece.

The game is also the best-selling OU home game in StubHub history based on dollar volume, according to company spokeswoman Joellen Ferrer.

Home grown

The state of Oklahoma has been a pipeline of talent for Texas Tech over the years. This year, nine Oklahomans are on the Tech roster, led by defensive tackle Colby Whitlock of Noble.

Trending Now


AROUND THE WEB

  1. 1
    Paul Rudd's Hair In The '80s Is A Thing Of Unexpected Beauty
  2. 2
    Report: Mike Gundy, Bob Stoops not candidates for Florida coaching job
  3. 3
    OU football: Sooners add first 2016 commitment in OL Jean Delance
  4. 4
    ONG repairing gas line break near Bricktown
  5. 5
    The Guardian: How Darren Wilson avoided criminal charges for killing Michael Brown
+ show more