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Pounds throws weight around

Willie Pounds already has the physique of major college defensive lineman midway through his junior year of high school. He is attracting a lot of attention from college coaches, including the Colorado staff, a little off the beaten path in the Land of Enchantment. Get inside for more.

Willie Pounds, a 6-foot-4, 305-pound defensive tackle from Eldorado High School in Albuquerque, N.M., will be busy this spring throwing the shot put and discus for the track and field team. He earned a third-place finish at state in discus as a freshman and missed his sophomore season of track and field after undergoing minor surgery on a knee. Pounds has one scholarship offer from his hometown... Recommended Stories

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