August 1, 2006

Tucker has a decision to make

Will it be football or basketball for Cliff Tucker? Or will it be basketball and football for the El Paso (Texas) Chapin athlete? Maybe he'll only play basketball - but wait - football's his favorite sport.

So goes the dilemma facing the two-sport standout as his senior season on the gridiron gets set to unfold. To put it bluntly, he has a lot of decisions to make in a short amount of time.

The 6-foot-4, 185-pound Tucker, who stars on both the hardwoods and the gridiron, has roundball offers from UTEP, Pepperdine, Utah and Vanderbilt.

His football offers are from UTEP and Nebraska with Oklahoma acting like they're close to offering. His decision on which sport to take up in college will likely happen following his senior season in football.

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