"I liked it a lot," defensive tackle David Patterson said when asked about his official visit to Miami. "I saw a great game (Miami-Florida State game)."
"I went out to dinner with coach Coker. And I met with him in his office. He's a great guy."
"I'd say Ohio State and Miami are tied for the lead now."
"I'm looking at Ohio State, Miami, Florida, Michigan, Maryland, and Michigan State. Pretty much everyone has offered. All those schools have."
"A lot of people are throwing dates at me for official visits. But I don't have any other ones set up yet."
"I'm definitely going to the Ohio State-Michigan game, and maybe the Ohio State-Penn State game."
Patterson, a 6-foot-3 and 260 pounder from Warrensville Heights, Ohio, leads his team in tackles through eight games. He has 12 sacks. Patterson is the Rivals100.com number eight defensive tackle prospect.