Dec 31, 2012; Nashville, TN, USA; Vanderbilt Commodores fans (from left) Gage Markum and Kaitlen Andrews and Abi Bliss and Tristen Denney and Jordan Burnett and Casey King show their support during the second half of the Music City Bowl against the North Carolina State Wolfpack at LP Field. Vanderbilt won 38-24. Mandatory Credit: Jim Brown-USA TODAY Sports

Illinois Football Recruiting: Vanderbilt Offers Drew Barker

2014 pro-style quarterback Drew Barker received an offer from the Vanderbilt Commodores on February 6th. This brings his total number of offers to eleven.

The other teams to have offered at him include: Kentucky, South Carolina, Cincinnati, Illinois, Indiana, Louisville, North Carolina, Purdue, Tennessee, and Western Kentucky.

Out of his eleven offers, it is projected that Barker is heavily interested in the Kentucky Wildcats and the South Carolina Gamecocks.

Barker is a 6’4″, 210 pound pro-style quarterback from Hebron, Kentucky. He is currently a junior at Conner High School.

The Conner Cougars made it into the Class 5A Kentucky State Playoffs. They lost in the second round to Franklin County High School, 59-62.

As a junior in 2012, Barker recorded 2,072 passing yards, 22 passing touchdowns, 1,455 rushing yards, and 18 rushing touchdowns. He was named a Second Team All-American by 247 Sports on February 10th.

The four-star recruit is currently ranked 1st in the state of Kentucky, 6th among pro-style quarterbacks, and 94th nationally among 2014 high school recruits by 247Sports.

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