TE Alex Smith (6-5 255) of West Chester, OH has verbally committed to Cincinnati but says he is going to take a look at some other schools. "I want to see what some other schools have to offer," said Smith.
He has offers from USC, Michigan, Penn State, LSU, Michigan, Cincinnati, NC State, North Carolina, Duke, Purdue, Wisconsin, Louisville, and Kentucky among others.
Smith says he is planning to visit USC, Miami, Florida, Penn State, Wisconsin and the North Carolina schools this summer.
"My mom had a friend who graduated from South Carolina and she has a lot of great things to say about it," he said. "She says football is really important there and they have a great tradition."
Smith had 29 receptions and five touch downs averaging 17 yards per catch as a junior. He remains committed to Cincinnati.