Originally posted on Orange Fizz  |  Last updated 1/15/13
It’s not surprising new Syracuse Head Coach Scott Shafer immediately started calling the Class of 2013 quarterbacks over the weekend. Once Zach Allen broke the news he flipped from Syracuse to TCU, Shafer began a search party for another quarterback the Orange could target for the incoming class. Fort Lauderdale, FL native John O’Korn of St. Thomas Aquinas High was offered from Syracuse today. This marks the first official scholarship offer in the Scott Shafer era. With Allen now likely staying in Texas and some strong uncertainty from commit Austin Wilson, Shafer had to pull the trigger on another quarterback. Shafer contacted O’Korn first thing this week. O’Korn tells The Fizz he’s blessed to receive yet another opportunity. “He saw my film and wanted to offer me right away. I’m still committed to Houston but I’ll look into it and still do my research and then maybe get on a visit if it’s something I want to take the next step in and check out.” That’s the bad news. O’Korn is al
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