Plano, Texas prospect Ben Bass Profile.
Massive Plano, Texas DE has an early leader
JH: What are doing this offseason?
BB: "I am lifting weights right now because school is over with."
JH: What kind of offseason workout are you doing?
BB: "I am doing agility and speed training work. I am training to be a defensive end. I want to be as quick as possible coming off the corner."
JH: Do you plan to get a lot bigger this summer?
BB: "I weighed 260 to start the summer, and whatever weight that I end up with before the season is fine with me. I am going to play defensive end and offensive left tackle, and I want to weigh what naturally I am going to weigh."
JH: Have you gone to any camps or combines in the past month?
BB: "I went to the combine at Texas A&M. I feel like I did fine there. Every one-on-one drill at defensive end I won."
JH: Do you plan on making any unofficial visits this summer or go to any camps?
BB: "I plan on visiting Arkansas, OU, Texas A&M and Colorado this summer. I am just going to visit those schools unofficially."
JH: How many schools have offered you at this point?
BB: "I have been offered by 11 different schools. I have been offered by Arkansas, Arizona, Texas Tech, TCU, OSU, OU, Ole Miss, Colorado, Colorado State, Texas A&M and Kansas."
JH: Do you have a favorite or a top five right now?
BB: "Right now my top school is Texas A&M. Outside of that, I really don't have a top five."
JH: What are your thoughts on Oklahoma?
BB: "I haven't visited Oklahoma and haven't really seen them. I haven't had a chance to see the facilities, team, and coaches or meet any of the players. I am not sure what their campus looks like or what their academic situation is. I haven't seen enough to formulate an opinion on them."
SoonersIllustrated.com Recommended Stories
Setting the stage: Kansas at No. 21 OU
OU looks to end its two-game home losing streak when Kansas comes to town.Read More
Dr. Roto Video: Week 12 Key Matchups
Dr. Roto highlights each and every game upcoming for Week 12 and a Fantasy matchup to monitor within. Cleveland Browns WR Josh Gordon (pictured above) makes his return against the less-than-stellar…Read More
Player in Focus: Devante Bond
JuCo linebacker prepares for the first start of his careerRead More
Perine making his mark at OU
OU was poised to have one of its running backs break out in 2014 but nobody knew it would be the freshman "bowling ball."Read More
OU's Perine rushes into record books
Norman has seen a lot of special days, but few will compare to what Samaje Perine did Saturday in rushing for 427 yards and five touchdowns.Read More