May 2, 2007

Sleeper getting looks

For the last two seasons Los Angeles (Calif.) University had players who entered the camp season as sleepers and by the end of summer were actively being recruited and their status changed from sleeper to prospect.

Jason Robinson was an athlete prospect from University who parlayed his outstanding spring and summer camp sessions into several scholarship offers finally deciding on Boise State.

Titus Young burst onto the scene after the NIKE Camp held in Los Angeles in 2006 and like his former teammate, Robinson, he also chose Boise State over other scholarship offers after an outstanding senior campaign.

Now there is another sleeper prospect who is beginning to see some recruiting activity this spring in running back/athlete Trayone Harris (6-0, 180, 4.5).

Harris had to toil in the shadow of playmaker deluxe Titus Young, a year ago, but still he rushed for 687 yards. His junior season performance garnered him recruiting attention from the ever present, Boise State, plus Pac 10 schools Arizona, Arizona State, Cal, Stanford and Washington.

The Big 12 is represented by Colorado and Ivy League colleges, Harvard, Princeton and Yale are also showing interest in Harris.

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