June 12, 2009

Howard picks up offer, visits Auburn

Lincoln (Ala.) three-star athlete D.J. Howard got a wake-up call early Monday morning. It was his head coach and he had some news. According to Howard, big news.

"I was asleep and my coach called and woke me up," said the 6-foot, 195-pound Howard. "He said Auburn offered. I hopped out of bed, rubbed my eyes and made sure that was what I heard. It just felt really good."

Howard already listed offers from several SEC and ACC schools including Clemson, Mississippi State, Kentucky and Arkansas, among others. The offer from Auburn was a little different for him.

"It felt real good," he said. "It's what I've been waiting on. Now the pressure is off a little bit."

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