January 18, 2007

BU busy in La Marque

Over the years La Marque, Texas, has been good to Baylor and several other college programs around the country. The talent keeps flowing south of Houston and college coaches keep returning to see who is next.

Baylor has been on a few Cougars since the spring. Safety James Thomas and defensive linemen Raphael Guidry and Michael Ray first reported offers in February, now another La Marque standout, Joseph "Jo Jo" Florence, reports the Bears have extended a verbal offer.

Thomas appears to be a longshot, but Guidry, Ray, and Florence all appear to share a strong interest in Baylor.

Guidry likes Baylor, Kansas State and TCU.

Florence lists a top three of Baylor, Texas State and UAB.

Ray recently narrowed his choices to Baylor and SMU, and it appeared the Bears were close to adding his commitment.

...More... To continue reading this article you must be a member. Sign Up Now!