South County (Lorton, VA) rising senior Oren Burks will announce his college choice tomorrow, August 11, at 4:30 p.m. The press conference will take place at South County High School.
Burks, a 6’4″, 195-pound outside linebacker/safety prospect, is considering offers from Boston College, Cincinnati, Duke, Maryland, Miami, Nebraska, N.C. State, Penn State, Purdue, Syracuse, Vanderbilt, Virginia, Virginia Tech and West Virginia. He is rated the no. 25 overall prospect in the state in TheSabre.com’s Preseason In-State Top 40.
Burks enjoyed a stellar junior season, finishing 2011 with 128 tackles including 22 tackles for loss and 11 sacks. South County made it to the Group AAA Division 5 state title game before falling to Phoebus.
UPDATE: Burks verbally committed to Vanderbilt.