Cincinnati offered Lakota West junior running back Mikel Horton on Tuesday, according to Lakota West head football coach Larry Cox.
UC made its offer the following day that Horton received an offer from Louisville. It was his fourth offer in the past six days.
Horton, who has received interest from Penn State, Arkansas and Michigan State, also has offers from Indiana, Kent State, Toledo, Bowling Green, Western Michigan, Minnesota and Kentucky. He has also visited Alabama and Mississippi State.
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In 2012, the 6-foot-1, 228-pound Horton rushed for 1,003 yards and 13 touchdowns.
In other Lakota football recruiting news, Lakota East senior offensive lineman Kyler Corbett committed to Morehead State on Sunday night, according to Lakota East coach Rick Haynes.
Corbett is 6-foot-1 and 235 pounds.