"I was at West Virginia two weeks ago and they offered me," Coleman told Scout.com earlier this year. "I really liked it a lot there. Coach (Dana) Holgorsen said he really liked me and that he would really like to coach me. He told me they need me there."
COleman is a shitfy, productive runner who accounted for 34 touchdowns while being named MyValleySports.com's player of the year in 2011. He avceraged an eye-popping 14 yards per carry while being named to the Associated Press first team all-state squad. He had offers from Penn State and Purdue, as well as interest from at least a dozen other Big Ten, ACC and Big 12 schools.