All-County defensive tackle Austin Faoliu (6-4, 295) of Mater Dei has decommitted from Arizona and set a recruiting trip to Oklahoma for this weekend, the senior said Wednesday.
Faoliu departs for Norman, Oklahoma on Friday and plans to announce his college decision at the Polynesian Bowl on Jan. 21 in Hawaii.
His decision to decommit from Arizona comes after his recruiting stock dramatically rose in recent weeks with offers from the Sooners along with Texas, TCU, Mississippi, Baylor, Virginia and Michigan State.
"Just blessed," Faoliu said Wednesday of the surge.
Faoliu, a transfer from JSerra before last season, emerged as major force on Mater Dei's defense. He attracted double teams and collapsed offensive lines, freeing his teammates to make tackles.Read the rest of this entry »