June 21, 2006

Oxner getting better

One can take a quick look at Monticello, Ark., center prospect Seth Oxner's highlight clips and see that he is strong fundamentally when it comes to blocking, but like all high school athletes, he still has much to learn.

Oxner had a solid showing at the 2006 Houston Nutt Camp two weeks ago, and since the prospects wear shoulder pads he was able to pick up a lot of information from his future offensive line coach, Mike Markuson. Oxner committed to the Hogs on March 3, and he has never come close to wavering. He also has an offer from Mississippi State. At the time of his UA commitment, it looked like the offers were about to start pouring in for him, but he says he is as firm as they come.

"It was great. He tought us stuff we don't learn at our high school, and it'll help me when I get to college to know what to do," Oxner said.

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