Illinois Football Recruiting: Syracuse Offers Dewayne Hendrix

After being visited by Syracuse’s Scott Shafer, 2014 strong-side defensive end Dewayne Hendrix received an offer from the Syracuse Orange on January 22nd. This now brings his total number of offers to eight.

Sep 1, 2012; Syracuse, NY, USA; Syracuse Orange mascot Otto the Orange enters the field prior to the start of the game against the Northwestern Wildcats at the Carrier Dome. Mandatory Credit: Rich Barnes-USA TODAY Sports

The other teams that have offered at Hendrix include: Illinois, Kansas State, Michigan State, Missouri, Northern Illinois, Ole Miss, and South Florida.

Hendrix is a 6’5″, 230 pound defensive end from O’Fallon, Illinois. He is currently a junior at O’Fallon High School.

The O’Fallon Panthers made it to the Class 8A Illinois State Playoffs. However, Lyons Township defeated O’Fallon in the second round, 42-27.

The four-star recruit is currently ranked 7th in the state of Illinois, 14th among strong-side defensive ends, and 180th nationally among 2014 high school recruits by 247Sports.

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Topics: Dewayne Hendrix, Football, Illinois Fighting Illini, Recruiting, Syracuse Orange

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