March 25, 2009
Gilbert picks up three offers in an hour
For some time now Huntsville, Texas star athlete Justin Gilbert has been talking about his interest in Oklahoma as well as his hope to pick up even more scholarship offers. On Monday the 6-foot-1, 173-pound athlete killed both birds in the matter of an hour by picking up three Big 12 offers while on his way to check out another Big 12 program.
"We were on our way to Baylor when the Colorado coaches called my coach and told me they wanted to offer me, after I got off the phone with them Oklahoma called another coach and the coach I was with called him back and they told me they were going to offer me as well," Gilbert said.
"Then a few minutes after that Oklahoma State called and offered me a full ride. So yeah I pretty much had a big grin on my face the whole ride up there."
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