By Otis Kirk
Arkansas has jumped into the mix for Greensboro (N.C.) Dudley Class of 2020 four-star wide receiver Michael Wyman.
Wyman, 6-4, 195, announced the offer on Twitter.
Blessed to receive an offer for the University of Arkansas. 🐗🔴⚪️ @RazorbackFBRec @coachchadmorris @ArRecruitingGuy @CoachStepp @SWiltfong247 @CoachCraddock pic.twitter.com/v0T9T92rHy— Michael Wyman✝️ (@MikeWyman22) November 1, 2018
Wyman talked about what the offer from Arkansas means to him.
“Excited, blessed and humble,” Wyman said. “It means a lot to me to be considered to play at the next level.”
Wyman has plenty of options to play at the next level. Despite only being a junior, Wyman holds a long list of offers at this time.
“I currently have about 24 offers,” Wyman said.
Just in the SEC, Arkansas joins, Tennessee, South Carolina, Kentucky, Florida, Vanderbilt, Ole Miss and Mississippi State in offering Wyman. Wyman talked about a visit to see Arkansas and what the Razorbacks have to offer.
“Yes sir, I have plans to visit Arkansas with my mom,” Wyman said.
Have you met any of the coaches at Arkansas?
“I haven’t had a chance to meet the coaches,” Wyman said. “I have watched their game footage.”
Dudley is 8-2 on the season including 4-1 in the conference. They have a big conference game tonight against Mount Tabor (6-4, 5-0).
“My season is going great,” Wyman said. “We’re strong offensively as well as defensively.”
Wyman has caught 27 passes for 384 yards and four touchdowns with a long of 42 yards. He talked about what he feels is his strengths at wide receiver.
“My size, speed, strength, hand & eye coordination,” Wyman said.
What are you looking for in a college?
“The academic program,” Wyman said. “Engineering and communications are the majors I am most interested in.”
Among the other schools that have offered Wyman are Duke, North Carolina, East Carolina, Michigan, Florida State, Louisville, Indiana, Wake Forest, Syracuse, Purdue, Minnesota and Maryland as well as others.