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Ben Hughes



School Interest Offer Recruited By Visit Date
Oklahoma State Oklahoma State Enrolled (6/30/2013) -
Baylor Baylor None
Kansas Kansas None
Mississippi State Mississippi State None -
Tulsa Tulsa None


  • Jun 30


    6/30/2013: Ben Hughes enrolls at Oklahoma State

  • May 9


    5/9/2013: Ben Hughes won the state class 4A shot put with a throw of 56-0 3/4

  • Apr 27


    4/27/2013: Ben Hughes qualified for the 4A state track meet in the discus with a toss of 56'01.25" at the Region II meet.

  • Feb 6


    2/6/2013: Ben Hughes signs letter of intent to Oklahoma State

  • Oct 25


    10/25/2012: Ben Hughes commits to Oklahoma State

  • May 17


    5/17/2012: Ben Hughes rated 88 by 247Sports.

  • May 8


    5/8/2012: Mississippi State offers Ben Hughes

  • Apr 28


    4/28/2012: Ben Hughes placed 3rd in the 4A Region I discus with a throw of 158-02.

  • Dec 29


    12/29/2011: Ben Hughes accolades - Was named 8-4A first team all-district defensive tackle following the 2011 season.


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Ben Hughes is a 6-3, 310-pound Defensive Tackle from Waco, TX. He is ranked No. 806 in the country by 247Sports.

Hughes is the No. 125 recruit in Texas (TX) and is the No. 38 Defensive Tackle in the nation.

Hughes has a 247Sports rating of 83, making him a 3-star prospect.


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