As a junior, offensive tackle Ereck Flowers played at Miami (Fla.) Dr. Krop. Next season, he will be playing for Miami (Fla.) Norland.
The 6-foot-6, 288-pound lineman recently received his first offer.
"Western Michigan offered me about two weeks ago," Flowers said. "They told me that it would be a good fit for me up there. They said they don't shy away from playing players when they are young. They just were recruiting me."
According to Flowers, he is being recruiting by Western Michigan wide receivers coach Josh Gattis.
Western Michigan isn't the only school interested in Flowers. He is hearing from a pair of SEC schools and said numerous others intend to evaluate him during the spring.
"Florida is evaluating me, I have talked with them, and LSU is evaluating me," Flowers said. "I have a lot of schools that have said they want to see me practice in spring."
He recently took a Junior Day visit to the University of Miami but said the 'Canes are not showing much interest at this time.