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So the Latest Buzz about Brix is that there is no new buzz.
Latest buzz around the top prospects in the updated On300 rankingsby:Chad Simmons•about 7 hours•
Four-star IOL Grant BrixThe buzz: The race for Grant Brix has looked to be almost over multiple times in the last few months. At times, it has been trending toward Oklahoma. Nebraska has had some momentum. Going back to the summer, there was buzz around Kansas State. There is a chance the four-star interior offensive lineman out of Logan (Cockeye) Logan-Magnolia returns to Manhattan this weekend, but the Wildcats look to be a distant third at this stage. Different sources feel different schools have a “slight edge” for Brix. It is a battle between the Sooners and the Huskers. We will see if the Wildcats can make it a three-team race again.
I realize it's early and dozens more QBs will be entering the portal within the next couple weeks, so there's no need to make any hasty decisions.
He's beaten the shit out of the back to back Ivy League champs two years running and that's not nothingI realize it's early and dozens more QBs will be entering the portal within the next couple weeks, so there's no need to make any hasty decisions.
That said, on paper this kid looks like a perfect example of what we should be looking for. Experienced, highly successful (albeit at the FCS level) grad transfer who can bridge the gap between next year and any of our younger QBs to give them an additional year to develop before being "the guy."
His career stats vs. FBSHe's beaten the shit out of the back to back Ivy League champs two years running and that's not nothing
37 rushes is malpractice for an OCHis career stats vs. FBS
UCONN - 9/16 123yds 2TDs; 14 rush-112yds 1TD
Buffalo - 13/21 238yds 3TDs; 25 rush-146yds
South Dakota St (not FBS but FCS National Champs) - 12/26 125yds 0TDs 1 INT; 26 rush-213yds
Boston College - 10/15 130yds 0TDs 0 INT; 19 rush-131yds 2 TDs
Army - 16/23 156yds 2TDs 1 INT; 37 rush(!!)-171 yds