July 28, 2007

Matt Akers raising havoc in Bakersfield

Schools from the state of California appear to have the early edge on landing Liberty Union's (Bakersfield, Calif.) Matt Akers. The 6-foot-3, 240-pound defensive end is not against the idea of going to college someplace new, but he currently favors schools in his home state. Though as he waits for more offers to roll in, things could certainly change.

At this time, Akers has offers from Colorado, San Diego State, and Fresno State. He says he is also getting a lot of attention from Washington, Washington State, Ole Miss, Arizona, and Oregon. And it is worth noting that USC has been sending him mail as well.

"My favorite is USC. I've been getting recruiting letters from them and Pete Carroll came to our school a while back and talked to us," said Akers. "USC is my dream school. That's where I'm most interested in going."

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