Freeman stands around 6-feet and at 227 lbs and has skills that fit any system. He’s a big guy who’s tough to take down, but still has impressive agility. He was ranked as high as No. 8 in the running back field and was the No. 2 in the West. On ESPN, he broke well into the top 100 players. Not only is Freeman a stellar player, he’s also got great character. His Imperial coach Kerry Legarra joked, “I would let him date my daughter.” A father does not say that lightly about his daughter.
■ Jake Tabor says Oregon is going the extra mile to recruit four start QB Blake Barnett.
■ Oregon softball coach Mike White talks with reporters now that the season is over for the team.
■ George Horton held his final 2014 media Q&A session yesterday.