QB Luke Ward with strong interest

It seems just a matter of time until Luke Ward receives that first scholarship offer.

The quarterback from Decaturville (Tenn.) Riverside has received strong interest from several top schools, namely Duke, Mississippi State, Ole Miss, Vanderbilt, Cinncinnati, Alabama and Florida State.

"Good football program. Good relationship with the coaches," the ESPN Watch List prospect stated via text message when asked what he's looking for in a school.

The 6-foot-3, 190-pound Ward might have a decision to make concerning his athletic future. He's also a standout baseball player.