This time last year Gardena (CA) Serra safety/wide receiver Marqise Lee was thought of as basketball player playing football. But as the year progressed and Lee had outstanding performance after outstanding performance, he slowly became a football prospect most of the schools on the West Coast were familiar with.
During the off-season when college coaches received Lee's 2009 highlights, he began getting offers from many of the top programs in the nation. Florida offered, Michigan offered, LSU offered, Miami offered, most of the Pac-10 schools offered, except USC and UCLA.
Some believe the reason USC and UCLA didn't offer was Lee expressed a strong desire to leave California for college in every interview he did.
Last night, after another stellar performance by Lee against Notre Dame (two 55+ yard TD receptions), FightOn247.com caught up with Lee to talk about the decisive 34-7 victory over Sherman Oaks Notre Dame, which schools he's still interested in, if he's had a change of heart with his desire to leave the state for college and more...
Click on the link below to for the interview with Marqise Lee.