OBU Adds 23 On Signing Day


Thursday, February 7th 2013, 1:07 pm
By: News 9


Oklahoma Baptist picked up 23 new Bison for the football team on National Signing Day Wednesday.

"We're very excited about this class," said OBU Head Coach Chris Jensen. "We feel like we addressed out needs. We're a lot farther along today than we were last year. I feel very blessed to have the guys we signed today. We're still looking for a few more athletes to close out this class."

The Bison added offensive linemen Dalton Gillispie of Prague, Zach Clark of Westmoore, Zeth Higginbottom of Mustang, Jason Goff of Oklahoma Christian School, Brandon Garrett of Edmond North, Roby Worley of Rockwall-Heath (Texas) and Caleb Holland of Carl Albert.

New offensive additions also included Tuttle quarterback Cooper Koons and Norman North receiver Corbin Cleveland.

OBU added defensive backs Jon-Michael Hollarn of Tuttle, Kyle Self of Blanchard, Blake Johnson of Henryetta, Demetri Turner of Garland (Texas), D'Ante Meeking of Allen (Texas) and J.P. Coward of Prestonwood Christian Academy (Texas).

New linebackers include Christian Aduddell of Oklahoma Christian, Daniel Winnett from Fort Worth Christian, Ty Cook of Crandall (Texas), Jake Smith of Lawton MacArthur and Bo Bradshaw of Carl Albert.

New Bison defensive linemen are Jase Romine of McAlester, Edward Morgan Jr. of Grace Prep (Texas) and Gage Wimer of Blanchard.

2013 Oklahoma Baptist Signing Day Class

Name Ht. Wt. Pos. High School

Christian Aduddell 6-2 200 LB Oklahoma Christian
Bo Bradshaw 6-0 190 LB Carl Albert
Zach Clark 6-2 250 OL Westmoore
Corbin Cleveland 6-2 180 WR Norman North
Ty Cook 5-11 200 LB Crandall (Texas)
JP Coward 5-10 160 DB Prestonwood Christian (Texas)
Brandon Garrett 6-4 290 OL Edmond North
Dalton Gillispie 6-3 320 OL Prague
Jason Goff 6-6 290 OL Oklahoma Christian
Zeth Higginbottom 6-1 220 OL Mustang
Caleb Holland 6-2 250 OL Carl Albert
Jon-Michael Hollarn 6-0 188 DB Tuttle
Blake Johnson 6-0 185 DB Henryetta
Cooper Koons 6-0 190 QB Tuttle
D'Ante Meeking 6-0 178 DB Allen (Texas)
Edward Morgan Jr. 5-11 255 DL Grace Prep (Texas)
Jase Romine 6-1 300 DL McAlester
Kyle Self 5-10 170 DB Blanchard
Jake Smith 5-10 195 LB Lawton MacArthur
Demetri Turner 5-7 170 DB Garland (Texas)
Gage Wimer 6-3 212 DE/TE Blanchard
Daniel Winnett 6-0 190 LB Fort Worth Christian (Texas)
Roby Worley 6-1 250 OL Rockwall-Heath (Texas)