Paul led the Moguls to a state championship win over Tenaha in December wrapping up a career in which he scored 125 touchdowns (99 rushing).
SMU, Oklahoma State, Baylor and Tennessee had also offered him scholarships.
In his interview, the defending 1A state 300-hurdle and long jump champion explained the Red Raider track program was a major draw as he desires to become an Olympic gold medalist.
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