Illinois Football Recruiting: Texas’ Larry Porter Visits Alex Collins

On January 11th, Texas’ running backs coach, Larry Porter, visited Alex Collins.

Jul 24, 2012; Dallas, TX, USA; A Texas Longhorns cheerleader poses for a photo with mascot Hook Em during Big 12 Media Day at the Westin Galleria. Mandatory Credit: Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports

Collins has offers from ten teams. These teams include: Arkansas, Miami (FL), Florida, Florida State, Wisconsin, Ball State, Boston College, Bowling Green, Louisville, and South Florida.

Collins is a 5’11″, 204 pound all purpose running back from Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

He played this past season at South Plantation High School.

South Plantation made it into the Class 8A Florida State Playoffs. They lost to Miramar High School, 0-3, in the first round.

The five-star recruit is currently ranked 4th in the state of Florida, 1st among all purpose backs, and 17th nationally among 2013 high school recruits by 247Sports.

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Topics: Alex Collins, Football, Illinois Fighting Illini, Recruiting, Texas Longhorns

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