Jenkins commits to Oklahoma State

Meriden, Conn. native and former Maloney (Conn.) High defensive tackle Jonathan Jenkins has verbally committed to Oklahoma State for the fall of 2011, ESPNU is reporting.

The 6-foot-3, 340-pound Jenkins, who is currently playing at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College, is the Cowboys' 19th commit for the Class of 2011. He chose OSU over scholarship offers from Arkansas, Auburn, Ole Miss, Mississippi State, UAB, Baylor, Texas Tech, Houston and Southern Miss.