Package deals are very rare in the recruiting world, but it appears Akron Buchtel teammates Corey Smith and Jarrod Wilson are serious about attending the same college. Both teammates have picked up similar offers, and Tuesday came the news that both players added an offer from a Midwest power.
Teammates Corey Smith
and Jarrod Wilson
are both rated as two of the top prospects in Ohio for the 2012 class, and the Akron Buchtel teammates have both attracted similar offer lists. The pair continues to stress that they want to attend the same school at the next level, and several programs have offered them as a pair.
Tuesday evening came the news that Notre Dame has now thrown their hat into the ring for the two star athletes, as the Fighting Irish offered both players. Earlier in the day, Smith received an offer from Tennessee.
"Wanted you to know Notre Dame just offered Corey and I," Wilson stated Tuesday evening. "This is definitely a big offer, and right up their with any of the other ones we've received. We definitely want to go to the same school, so this is huge for both of us. We might be going to Notre Dame this weekend for junior day, but I'm not sure about that."
Jarrod Wilson 6-foot-2, 190-pounds. Safety. Offers from Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Michigan State and Notre Dame.
Corey Smith 6-foot, 170-pounds. Wide receiver. Offers from Georgia, Tennessee, North Carolina, Michigan State, Illinois and Notre Dame.