4 stars for UCLA, MSU, 3 visits for Oklahoma, more

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This will be an important weekend for Brent Venables and the Oklahoma Sooners, who are internet hosting rival Oklahoma Point out tomorrow night. They’ll also be internet hosting 3 five-star defenders from close to the place, per Rivals.

Paetow (Texas) 5-star DE David Hicks

The centerpiece of Oklahoma’s recruiting initiatives this weekend is Hicks (6-foot-4, 270 pounds), who a short while ago commited to Texas A&M. Nevertheless, the Aggies have been hit with a operate of decommitments lately, such as 5-star linebacker Anthony Hill. Hicks may well be the following. He is ranked the No. 1 defensive lineman in the condition and the nation and No. 9 over-all in this class.

IMG Academy (Fla.) 5-star DT David Stone

The Sooners could land two five-star linemen if they participate in their cards proper this weekend. They’ll also be hosting the next-rated DL in the course of 2024 in Stone (6-foot-4, 270 kilos). He has 25 other offers to pick from however, which include a single from Michigan Point out.

Guyer (Texas) 5-star S Peyton Bowen

Oklahoma will also be wooing a likely-essential piece for the back again stop of their protection. Ranked the No. 2 basic safety in the 2023 class, Bowen (6-foot-, 185 kilos) dedicated to Notre Dame on January 1 and has been reportedly serving to them recruit other players. However, his final decision is not closing however and the Sooners could even now flip him.