He informed ESPN he picked Houston over West Virginia and SMU after visiting all three colleges. Watkins, who began the primary 9 video games final season for Notre Dame, had a go to scheduled for Nebraska, however the Huskers not too long ago added junior school switch Will Jackson, additionally a cornerback. Watkins stated Oklahoma State additionally confirmed curiosity, as did Virginia Tech in current days.
“Ultimately, [Houston] is the best decision for me on and off the field,” Watkins stated of Houston. “[Defensive coordinator Mark D’Onofrio] and [cornerbacks coach Paul Williams] will assist me get to the subsequent stage. I see myself being a flexible participant, whether or not that be nook or transferring inside as nicely.”
Watkins stated he deliberate to be on campus at Houston subsequent week.