Boulder, Colorado suddenly became the center of the soccer universe. The arrival of Deion Sanders as Colorado’s head coach caused a flurry of excitement and a spike in the team’s recruiting business.
The latest to join the 2023 class is three-star South Paulding (Ga.). quarterback Cassen Weissman, who signed on Christmas Day. Commenting on his decision, Weisman (6-foot-2, 180 pounds) referred to Sanders’ history as a winner, of Steve Wiltfong on 247 Sports.
“The staff is elite and everyone is a winner. They know what it takes to be a champion and I want to be around those type of people.. We’re about to change college football. And I wanted to be a part of that. Lots of winnings to come in Boulder!”
27 others schools made offers to Weissman, including Florida State, South Carolina, Wisconsin and California.
He wasn’t their only rookie of the weekend either. Four stars on Christmas Eve receiver Omarion Miller committed.
On Monday, the Buffaloes landed another blue-chip prospect as Omar White (6-foot-2, 305 pounds) from Valdosta (Ga.) announced his commitment via Twitter.
— 2HOLLYWOOD ⭐️ (@omarjwhite58) December 26, 2022
According to On3 White is the #83 overall prospect in the 2024 class, the #7 DL prospect and the #13 player in Georgia. However, 247 Sports has him ranked No. 24 among DLs in his class and No. 34 in the state.
White there were also 27 other offers to choose from, including Alabama.
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