Denzel Ward(sr, 6-9,285lbs, sr, OL) verball comitts to Purdue University. The 6-9 senior to be Ward has had quite a ride the past few years. He spent his fort two years of high school at Julian. As a junior it was first reported he was going to transfer to King, then he changed his mind and wanted to trasnfer to Hales. Finally, he decided to transfer to Imagine Academy in Bradenton, FL. Last year he decided to make the University of Michigan as his college choice. But then his stock went up and several schools offered including Ohio State, Okalhoma, and Florida. He finally settled on Purdue. If he stays there, he will be one of Purdues top recruits for their incoming freshman class.
It is reported that one of reasons why he choose Purdue was that his cousin- former Simeon star Robert Gregory- plays football for the Boilermakers.