Oklahoma Sports

February 6, 2013

Oklahoma football signing day update

NORMAN, Okla. — The fax machines at the Switzer Center can take a much needed break. As of 11:30 a.m., Oklahoma received 23 national letters of intent. All of them are already enrolled or were on the Sooners’ list of verbal committments entering the day.

The Sooners are still waiting on Fresno (Calif.) Central East defensive back to pick between OU and Oregon State. He is expected to announce his decision at 5 p.m. OU coach Bob Stoops is scheduled to meet with the media at 3 p.m.

Here’s the up-to-the-minute list:

Early Signee — Jed Barnett, P, 6-2, 215, Camas, Wash. (Laney College)

Early Signee —Dannon Cavil, WR, 6-3, 200, San Antonio (Madison)

Early Signee — Qunicy Russell, DT, 6-4, 315, San Antonio (Trinity Valley CC)

Early Signee — Ahmad Thomas, S, 6-1, 199, Miami (Central)

Early Signee — D.J. Ward, DE,                6-2, 245, Southmoore

7:28 a.m. — Ogbonnia Okoronkwo, DE, 6-2, 209 Houston (Taylor)

7:29 a.m. — Keith Ford, RB, 5-11, 200 Cypress, Texas (Ranch)

7:33 a.m. — Jordan Smallwood, WR, 6-2, 190 Jenks

7:36 a.m. —  Christian Daimler, OT, 6-6, 270, Houston (Stratford )

7:42 a.m. — Austin Bennett, WR, 6-0, 170 Manvel, Texas

7:47 a.m. — Matthew Romar, DL, 6-3, 268 Port Arthur, Texas (Memorial)

7:52 a.m. — Charles Walker, DL, 6-3, 280 Garland, Texas (South Garland)

8:04 a.m. — Stanvon Taylor, CB, 5-11, 160, Tulsa East Central

8:09 a.m. — Dominique Alexander, LB, 6-0, 198, Tulsa Washington

8:11 a.m. — Josiah St. John, OT, 6-6, 305, Toronto, Canada (Trinity Valley CC)

8:29 a.m. — Dionte Savage, OL, 6-5, 345, Flint, Mich. (Arizona Western CC)

8:39 a.m. — Cody Thomas, QB, 6-4, 213, Colleyville, Texas (Heritage)

8:48 a.m. — Matt Dimon, DE, 6-2, 245, Katy, Texas

9:17 a.m. — Hatari Byrd, S, 6-1, 195, Fresno, Calif. (Central East)

9:39 a.m. — Jordan Evans, LB, 6-3, 199, Norman North

9:59 a.m. — Kerrick Huggins, DL, 6-3, 289, Dallas (Skyline)

10:08 a.m. — K.J. Young, WR, 6-1, 182, Perris, Calif. (Citrus Hill)

11:21 a.m. — Dakota Austin, CB, 5-11, 167,  Lancaster, Texas

11:21 a.m. — Dakota Austin, CB, 5-11, 167, Lancaster, Texas

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