July 10, 2006

Four at the top

Already holding scholarship offers from 11 Division I programs, Akeem Ayers has begun the process of narrowing his list of favorites. The 6-foot-2, 214-pound outside linebacker/defensive end prospect out of Los Angeles (Calif.) Verbum Dei likes the thought of spending his college years close to home. However, he's also intrigued with the possibility of lining up for powerhouse programs outside the state.

Ayers' list of offers includes UCLA, Cal, Oregon, Ole Miss, Washington, Washington State, Michigan, Nebraska and San Diego State.

Currently, Ayers said that four schools stand out among the rest with two local programs holding the edge for his commitment. UCLA, Cal, Oregon and Nebraska comprise his top four.

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