U-M Offer: Powder Springs (Ga.) 2017 Quarterback
Less than a day following Bailey Hockman's decommitment from the Georgia Bulldogs, he received an offer from Jim Harbaugh and the Michigan Wolverines, his first since Apr. 2. from Auburn.
Hockman committed to Georgia back in mid-June, but wanted to re-open his recruitment process as the offseason before his senior year gets underway.
Coach Harbaugh is a quarterback guy and a quarterback guru. You know that he realizes what it takes to get to the NFL and is the type of guy that can develop you into a player that can get there. Michigan is also a place where you can get a degree that will take you places as well. It's an offer I'm really excited about.
RB Kingston Davis Signs Grant-In-Aid
Michigan received a huge verbal commitment from a New Jersey running back on Thursday, but also received one of its first official members from the 2016 class in Kingston Davis, who signed his financial aid forms in order to enroll early for the upcoming semester.
Davis is set to enroll at Michigan on Jan. 3 in time for winter conditioning. He announced the decision on social media this past Tuesday.
I will sign Thursday @Prattville High School 2:00pm✍— ⚡️KingDavis™ (@_King_LD) December 15, 2015
Davis finished his senior season averaging 137 yards a game, setting a school record at Prattville High for 1,656 total rushing yards this season with 19 touchdowns. He also recorded 3,655 yards on the ground in 23 games as a starter, according to the Montgomery Advertiser.
WR Ahmir Mitchell Signs Scholarship Papers
Mitchell will join Davis as one of several 2016 commitments to enroll early at Michigan for the winter semester, joining Brandon Peters and Devin Bush Jr., among others.
After signing his papers, Mitchell, of Egg Harbor City, New Jersey, became the first signee of the year from the 2016 class.
Mitchell is the No. 5 ranked senior recruit from the state of New Jersey by the 247Sports Composite Rankings, one of four from the Top 10 who committed to Michigan, including wide receiver Brad Hawkins and defensive end Ron Johnson.
Kareem Walker Helps Michigan Jump To Nation's No. 1 Recruiting Class
It came down to Michigan and Florida State for Kareem Walker, the No. 1 ranked running back in the country and only second behind Rashan Gary as the top recruit in the state of New Jersey.
Sitting at a table inside his high school at De Paul Catholic with his head coach and athletic director by side on Thursday afternoon, Walker became a Wolverine, becoming the 23rd hard commit of Jim Harbaugh's first official recruiting class.