The inaugural Polynesian Bowl featured several Michigan commits in the 2017 class, including Kurt Taylor, Chuck Filiaga and Dylan McCaffrey. The latest group of 2018 invitees announced earlier today by the committee included a few names of note for Michigan, bringing it to 72 total commitments. To view the full release, click here.
Michigan commit Emil Ekiyor from Indianapolis, Indiana was part of the latest group announced.
Eyikor is the top rated player in Indiana, according to 247 Sports, and qualified for The Opening Finals earlier this week.
Other Michigan Targets invited
Eyabi Anoma 247 Profile
4-star DE from St. Frances Academy, MD
Isheem Young 247 Profile
Safety from Philadelphia, PA with Michigan in his top list of schools released last month.
The full group of 2018 invitees also includes Michigan targets QB Dorian Thompson-Robinson and TE Brevin Jordan from Bishop Gorman in Las Vegas.
Dubbed as more than just an All-Star Game, but “cultural experience” for Polynesian players, the game will be played on January 20, 2018. Full details about the event are on the Polynesian Bowl website.