Quick links:
 Latest Team Rankings
 Free Rivals Alerts
 Member Services
ShopMobileRadio RSSRivals.com Yahoo! Sports

January 3, 2012

Buckner picks Ducks

The Ducks continue their roll on and off the field, as one of the nation's top defensive ends has chosen to attend college in Eugene.

Jerry Azzinaro and the Ducks have reloaded on the defensive line this year. Before Tuesday's Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl in Phoenix, five student-athletes had committed to Oregon's class of 2012. 6-foot-7, 230 pound DeForest Buckner became the sixth following his announcement at the game.

The Honolulu (Punahou) Hawaii star told the assembled crowd along with a national television audience that he was to become Oregon's 19th commitment. Buckner is a four-star rated recruit and is ranked as the No. 18 defensive end.

"I have decided this fall 2012 to take my talents to the University of Oregon," said Buckner. "I got to see the beginning of the (Rose Bowl) game and I was just excited watching so it really helped me close my decision."

Stay tuned to Duck Sports Authority as recruiting hits its final month and we follow up with Buckner following the Semper Fidelis Bowl as well as all of Oregon's other 2012 targets.


Florida NEWS

[More]

Latest Headlines:


 

Rivals.com is your source for: College Football | Football Recruiting | College Basketball | Basketball Recruiting | College Baseball | High School | College Merchandise
Site-specific editorial/photos InsidetheGators.com. All rights reserved. This website is an officially and independently operated source of news and information not affiliated with any school or team.
About | Advertise with Us | Contact | Privacy Policy | About our Ads | Terms of Service | Copyright/IP policy | Yahoo! Sports - NBC Sports Network

Statistical information 2014 STATS LLC All Rights Reserved.