May 8, 2008

Redhot corner picks up offer No. 6

Cornerback and wide receiver Osahon Irabor (5-11, 180, 4.5) from Upland, Calif., received his fifth offer Friday and it doesn't appear to be slowing down any.

Arizona was the first school to offer back in March. Since then in-state archrival Arizona State, Cal, Oregon and last Friday Wyoming, now the talented two-way prospect landed an offer from college football royalty as the Nebraska Cornhuskers are the latest team to offer Irabor a scholie.

"Wow, that's all I can say right now is wow," Irabor said. "I'm deeply honored on receiving an offer from Nebraska. There is so much rich tradition there its astonishing. I know the past week's Coach Carl Pelini has been talking with Coach Salter and Coach Esquivel about me.

"I was excited to see Coach Carl Pelini come out and observe our workout session during football P.E. last week at Upland," Irabor said. "He told me when he was there that more than 80,000 fans turned out for the spring game. I was blown away by that. But that also told me that the Nebraska fans are great loyal fans who stick by their team through the great times and the bad times.

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