Oct 20, 2012; Madison, WI, USA; A Minnesota Golden Gophers helmet during the game against the Wisconsin Badgers at Camp Randall Stadium. Wisconsin defeated Minnesota 38-13. Mandatory Credit: Jeff Hanisch-USA TODAY Sports

Illinois Football Recruiting: Minnesota Offers Kyron Watson

2014 outside linebacker Kyron Watson received an offer from the Minnesota Golden Gophers on March 7th. This brings his total number of offers to six.

The other teams to have offered at him include: the Illinois Fighting Illini, the Kansas Jayhawks, the Missouri Tigers, the Purdue Boilermakers, and the Syracuse Orange.

Also, he has not received offers, but is receiving interest from the Michigan Wolverines, the Michigan State Spartans, the North Carolina State Wolfpack, the Northern Illinois Huskies, and the Ohio State Buckeyes.

Watson is a 6’1″, 215 pound outside linebacker from East St. Louis, Illinois. He is currently a junior at East St. Louis High School.

The East St. Louis Flyers made it to the Class 7A Illinois State Playoffs. However, they would lose to Edwardsville High School, 18-21, in the second round.

As a junior in 2012, Watson recorded 142 tackles, twelve tackles for loss, five sacks, and three interceptions.

There are no rankings for this recruit by 247Sports.

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