100 Days to Football Time in Oklahoma 2024: #89 Eli Merck

Player Profile

Position: Wide Receiver

Height: 6’0”

Weight: 208

Class: Redshirt Freshman

Seasons at OU: 1

Hometown: Norris, S.C.

Previous School: D.W. Daniel HS

The Path to Norman

Eli Merck came to Oklahoma from South Carolina. While playing high school football, Merck set his school’s record for receiving yards with over 3,000. Merck held an offer from Appalachian State, but joined the Sooners as a PWO in early 2023.

Career so Far

Eli Merck played in two games in 2023 and took a redshirt season.


Year: 2023

Games Played: 2

Stats via Soonersports.com

This Season

The Sooners’ wide receiver room looks to be extremely deep in 2024. Merck will continue to serve as depth for OU while hoping to push for playing time in the future.