Toledo Whitmer senior DB Mark Meyers made an official visit to Toledo the weekend of Dec. 3 and committed to the Rockets shortly afterwards. However,
with coach Tim Beckman taking over at Illinois, Meyers has opened his recruitment back up. Who is he visiting?
Toledo Whitmer seniro DB Mark Meyers made an official visit to Toledo the weekend of Dec. 3 and committed to the Rockets shortly afterwards.
with coach Tim Beckman taking over at the helm of the Illinois program
Meyers has opened his recruitment back up.
Meyers made an official visit to Nebraska this weekend and will head to East Lansing next weekend.
“I’m still committed to Toledo,” Meyers said. “I just want to check out some Big Ten schools.”
Meyer liked what he saw while at Nebraska.
“It was really nice,” he said. “The people were friendly. The coaches were straight forward. I loved the people there.”
Meyers was told a scholarship offer will soon come from the Cornhuskers.
Spartan assistant Mike Tressel has continued to stay in contact
with Meyers and an official visit to Michigan State has been set for
“They are supposed to offer (a scholarship) when I visit,” Meyers
said. “I’ve been there on an unofficial visit, but that was a while
In addition to Toledo, Meyers was also offered by Buffalo, Akron,
Kent State and Bowling Green before he committed to the Rockets. He
emphasized that despite these two Big Ten visits, he is committed to
However, it will be interesting to see if things change if an offer comes from either Michigan State or Nebraska, or both.
The 6-foot-0 and 190-pound Meyers was a starter at cornerback his
sophomore season and free safety the past two seasons. Meyers made 75
tackles and intercepted four passes two years ago. Last season he made
126 tackles with five interceptions. As a senior Meyers made 115 tackles
with five interceptions.
Check out Meyers in action courtesy of ScoutingOhio.com: