Originally Posted by ant80
It's official after (I believe) September 1 of 2012, for the 2013 class. The mods aren't always keeping that part updated. So don't read too much into it.
This thread was created today so that's not it.
While you are correct on the dates, feeler offers like this one are likely "verbal" until the recruit makes it on campus and then it may or may not become "official".