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Michigan Football Recruiting: Offer Roundup (Week of Jan. 23)

Michigan football offered a handful of athletes during the past week.

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The Michigan Wolverines sent out nine scholarship offers and four preferred walk-on offers during the week of January 23rd.

2020 LB/RB Kalel Mullings

Mullings, 6-foot-2, 195-pound athlete is a freshman at Milton Academy High School (MA) and helped his team to a 6-2 record in the 2016 season.

Milton Academy, during last season, defeated Roxbury Latin, Brooks, Buckingham Browne & Nichols, St. Sebastian’s School, and Governor’s Academy. The team dropped games against Lawrence Academy and Belmont Hill.

2019 WR/CB Kameron Brown

Brown has offers to play for Baylor, East Carolina, Michigan, Missouri, Nebraska, Oregon, Oregon State, Penn State, SMU, Syracuse, Texas, Texas Tech, and UCLA.

During the 2016 season with Colleyville Heritage High School (TX), Brown made 46 receptions for 758 yards and 12 touchdowns. He earned 1,160 all-purpose yards.

The 6-foot-0, 165-pound athlete helped lead his team to a 10-4 record this past season. The Panthers, believe it or not, made it to the 2016 5A UIL Football State Championship before losing to Ryan High School, 24-10.

2018 4-star LB Dallas Gant

Gant, a 6-foot-3, 200-pound athlete, has offers to play for Michigan State, Notre Dame, Ohio State, Penn State, Pittsburgh, Boston College, Bowling Green, Cincinnati, Duke, Iowa State, Kentucky, Rutgers, South Carolina, Toledo, UCLA, and Wisconsin.

From St. John’s Jesuit High School (OH), Gant is ranked No. 132 in the 2018 class, according to 247Sports. He is the sixth-best outside linebacker and the No. 4 ranked player in the state of Ohio.

2018 4-star DE Eyabi Anoma

Anoma, from St. Frances Academy High School (MD), has offers to play for Maryland, Michigan, Michigan State, Penn State, Pittsburgh, South Carolina, West Virginia, and Wisconsin.

The 6-foot-5, 230-pound athlete is ranked No. 81 in the 2018 class, according to 247Sports. He is the fourth-best weak-side defensive end and the No. 5 player in the state of Maryland.

2019 OT Darrian Dalcourt

The Wolverines also offered his teammate, Eyabi Anoma. Anoma, a 6-foot-5, 230-pound athlete, is ranked No. 81 in the 2018 class, according to 247Sports. He is the fourth-best weak-side defensive end and the No. 5 player in the state of Maryland.

As for Dalcourt, Michigan is the very first offer for the 6-foot-4, 290-pound athlete from St. Frances Academy High School (MD).

2018 4-star LB Alston Orji

Orji, from Rockwall High School (TX), is ranked No. 129, according to 247Sports. He is the third-best linebacker and the No. 15 ranked player from the state of Texas.

The 6-foot-2, 215-pound athlete has offers to play for Arkansas, Baylor, Michigan, Nebraska, Notre Dame, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State, SMU, TCU, Texas, Texas A&M, Utah, and Vanderbilt.

2019 4-star OT Evan Neal

The 6-foot-7, 370-pound offensive lineman from IMG Academy High School (FL) has offers to play for Alabama, Florida State, Georgia, Auburn, Florida Atlantic, LSU, Miami (FL), Michigan, South Carolina, Southern Miss, USC, and USF.

The Wolverines offered Neal when Michigan offensive coordinator and offensive line coach Tim Drevno stopped by IMG Academy.

2019 RB Cesare Mellusi

Mellusi, a 6-foot-0, 175-pound running back from Naples High School (FL), has offers from Arizona, Boston College, Michigan, North Carolina, and Rutgers.

With the Golden Eagles in 2016, Mellusi ran the ball 69 times for 581 yards and 10 touchdowns. He also caught nine passes for 186 yards and four scores.

2018 4-star OG Verdis Brown

The offensive guard is ranked No. 152 in the 2018 class, according to 247Sports. He is the eighth-best at his position. Brown, who attends IMG Academy High School (FL) was offered along with his teammate, Evan Neal.

Brown, a 6-foot-3, 295-pound athlete, has offers from Ohio State, Florida State, Illinois, Indiana, LSU, Michigan, Michigan State, Mississipi State, Missouri, Oklahoma, Purdue, Toledo, UCF, and Wisconsin.

2017 TE Chris Hanlon

Michigan offered Hanlon as a preferred walk-on, according to Bill Kramer of Naples High School. Kramer, who is the head coach of Naples, mentioned that Michigan flew down to offer Hanlon. The 6-foot-3, 205-pound tight end caught 10 passes for 120 yards and two touchdowns in the 2016 season.

2017 LB Adam Fakih

The Wolverines offered the 6-foot-2, 210-pound linebacker as a preferred walk-on. From Detroit Country Day High School, Fakih made 98 tackles (42 solo tackles), 4.5 sacks, three interceptions, and two forced fumbles during the 2016 season. He has made 184 tackles across his junior and senior season with the Yellowjackets.

2017 WR Evan Latham

Latham, a 6-foot-3, 190-pound wide reciever and safety, played for Divine Child High School (MI). He helped lead the Falcons to a 10-7 record. Divine Child defeated Cody High School, Redford Union High School, and Allen Park High School in the 2016 Division 3 Michigan High School Football Playoffs. However, the team lost in the state semifinals to St. Mary’s High School, 49-7. The Wolverines offered Latham as a preferred walk-on.

2017 LB Adam Shibley

Michigan offered Shibley as a preferred walk-on. The outside linebacker from St. Ignatious High School (OH) helped his team to a 13-2 record in the 2016 season. The 6-foot-1, 225-pound linebacker will make his college decision on February 1st.