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OSU Coaches Visit Damien Leonard

Oklahoma State head coach Travis Ford and assistant Butch Pierre had an in-home visit Sunday night with top-100 recruit Damien Leonard in Greenville, S.C., just hours after he returned home from his official visit to the University of South Carolina. Only GoPokes.com has the exclusive on the message that Ford and Pierre delivered to the 6-5, 190-pound guard during their nearly two-hour visit.

Leonard returned to his home from visiting South Carolina early Sunday afternoon, took a nap and rested up before hosting Ford and Pierre around 7 p.m. local time, said Willis Holliday, the AAU coach who has been involved in Leonard's recruitment. "I think both visits went well. I think he really enjoyed USC this weekend, and then Travis Ford and Butch Pierre came in and wanted Damien to know how...

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