In the latest illustration of how little an oral commitment really means in college football recruiting, Bellevue running back/defensive back Budda Baker wrote on Twitter today that he is no longer “committed” to Oregon.
I have decommited from Oregon an decided to reopen my recruitment Coach H an the ducks are a great program just not the right program for me— budda baker (@buddabaker32) January 17, 2014
A reminder that Baker is considered the top recruit in the Northwest. Here’s his bio from Scout.com. It sounds as if he is still considering Washington.
Hearing Bellevue's Budda Baker, who verballed to Oregon, is planning an official visit to UW this weekend.— Dave Softy Mahler (@Softykjr) January 17, 2014