NASHVILLE — Mark Stoops has an eye for talent. In less than seven months as Kentucky’s football coach, he has made significant inroads in recruiting.
But isn’t he jumping the gun on this one?
Last week, Stoops offered a scholarship to a 13-year-old who hasn’t yet begun the eighth grade. Defensive back Jairus Brents was participating in a football camp on the Kentucky campus when he received the offer.
I have no doubt Brents is talented beyond his years. But isn’t 13 a little young for this?
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