Alex Grinch and Brian Odom have struck again as Oklahoma picked up the 5th defensive commitment for 2020 and 18th overall. Burlington, North Carolina inside linebacker Shane Whitter made his commitment public via Twitter early Wednesday afternoon.
At 6-0/222, Whitter is ranked as a 3-star prospect by 247Sports. The recruiting site also has him ranked as the nation’s 22nd ranked prospect at his position and the #15 prospect from North Carolina.
Currently holding seven offers, he has turned down North Carolina and Wake Forest among others to join Oklahoma’s 2020 class. The Sooners currently have three inside linebackers on the roster with Whitter being the lone commit at the position for 2020.
247Sports ranks Oklahoma with the #11 recruiting class for 2020 and the #2 class in the Big 12.
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