Patterson to announce next week

"I still have UCLA this weekend," Nick Patterson said before leaving for the coast. "But I cancelled my visit to Notre Dame. I'll make my decision next week after I visit UCLA."
"It's down to UCLA, Ohio State, and Missouri, but not in any order. I can't really say I have a clear cut favorite. I'll take the last visit and give them all a fair chance."
"I watched all three teams in their bowl games."

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The 6-foot-2 and 200 pound Patterson, from Hazelwood (Mo.) Central, caught 45 passes and scored 11 times during his senior season. Patterson is the Rivals.com number 26 athlete prospect with a three star rating.