December 11, 2008

Graves Has One More Visit to Take

It is amazing how much things can change in a matter of a few months.

Just before the kickoff of his senior season at Tulsa East Central Pearlie Graves called a then-recent offer from Oklahoma probably the biggest even of his life. Then on Nov. 19 he made his commitment, but it was to Michigan rather than Oklahoma.

At the time of his commitment the 6-foot-3, 260-pound run-stuffer left the door open to possibly having another change of heart. Nearly a month later it seems nothing has changed.

"(The commitment) it's still there. When I took the official up there and meeting the coaches that kind of brightened up my eyes a little bit and thinking about what I could accomplish there. Especially coming in behind a good coach like that and a good strategy they have for the upcoming years," Graves said.

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