July 18, 2007

Tech gets dominant OL walk-on

It hasn't been the easiest road for Blinn College transfer Jake Johnson. After running into academic obstacles out of high school, the Brenham offensive lineman had to turn down offers from University of Houston, and several Division-II schools including Stephen F. Austin and Sam Houston.

Maybe it was just a blessing in disguise for the future Division-I prospect. After three years at Blinn, Johnson now had several different scholarship offers.

With other full ride options such as Troy State, Tulsa, New Mexico and New Mexico State, Johnson still felt as if he needed to be elsewhere.

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