Texas prep WR taps KU

Monday, January 19, 2009

D.J. Beshears, a 5-foot-9, 185-pound senior wide receiver from Ryan High School in Denton, Texas, on Sunday orally committed to play football at Kansas University, according to Rivals.com.

Beshears originally had committed to Iowa State, but withdrew the commitment when coach Gene Chizik left for Auburn. Beshears chose KU over Arizona and TCU.

Beshears had 88 catches for 1,450 yards along with 21 touchdowns his senior year.