Another team has extended an offer to Ricky Walker. The junior defensive tackle from Hampton (Va.) Bethel received an offer from N.C. State. This makes six for Walker who already holds offers from Boston College, North Carolina, Old Dominion, Penn State and Virginia Tech.
"N.C. State is a really good school. I was there this weekend for an unofficial visit for the game against Virginia. The stadium was really cool, the tailgating looked great and the facilities looked good too.
"Coach (Keith) Willis really likes me and likes the way I play. I talked to Coach (Tom) O'Brien after the game one-on-one in his office. So it was a pretty good experience."
With six offers this early in the process, it looks like Walker will end up having a long list of schools to choose from. Do any schools stick out in Walker's mind right now?
"I've been in contact with the Virginia schools for a long time but I'm waiting to hear from more schools. I'm enjoying recruitment and we'll see what happens."
Walker is planning visits to schools and taking a proactive approach to the recruiting process.
"I was going to go to North Carolina on November 10th but I found out I have a playoff game then. I am going to the Virginia Tech versus Virginia game."