How much of a shot does Syracuse have at landing Ebenezer Ogundeko? Earlier in the week Ryan Murray from Rivals reported the Brooklyn pass rusher had changed his final two schools from Florida and Clemson, to Syracuse and Clemson. Does the Orange have a legitimate 50/50 shot?
First, what eliminated the Gators from his decisions? There are thoughts that competition at his position pushed him away. According to UF recruiting site The Bull Gator, Florida has commitments from DE Joey Ivey (Dade City, FL) and three Sunshine State linebackers, Dillon Lawson (Crestview), Daniel McMillan (Jacksonville), and Matt Rolin (Ashburn, Virginia). There’s also plenty of youth along the defensive line and linebacker positions for UF.
Ogundeko told The Fizz he wanted to go someplace that would allow him to become a superstar. Maybe he feels all the talented bodies at pass rusher in Gainesville would cloud his ability to truly stand out. Which would be a reason to switch Syracuse with Flor...