Recruits React To Michigan’s Spring Game

Michigan had a huge weekend on the recruiting trail. The Wolverines held their annual spring game last Friday, where over 40,000 fans and more than 100 total recruits were in attendance. Michigan picked up three commitments; one on Thursday, one on Friday and Saturday.

I had a chance to catch up with some of the prospects that were in attendance for the spring game. Below, is what they thought about the spring game.

2016 Michigan signee OG Michael Onwenu

2016 Michigan signee WR Brad Hawkins Jr.

“It was one of the best experiences I have had in awhile. I can’t wait to become a Wolverine.”

2016 Michigan signee WR Nate Johnson

2016 Michigan signee DE Ron Johnson Jr.

2016 Michigan signee CB David Long

2016 Michigan signee ATH Chris Evans

“It was lit, for real man. It was so hype, I can’t wait to get to Michigan.”

2016 Michigan signee K Quinn Nordin

“It was fun, I had a chance to take some pictures and watch a fun game.”

2017 Michigan commit QB Dylan McCaffrey

“It was a awesome visit, I had a lot of fun watching the game and recruiting some of the recruits that were there.”

2017 Michigan commit TE Carter Dunaway

“Thought it was a lot of fun! Most exciting spring game I have ever seen or heard of.”

2017 Michigan commit FB Chase Lasater

“I committed to Michigan on Thursday, so it was nice to just enjoy the game. Both teams played really good and it was a fun game to watch.”

2017 Michigan commit RB Kurt Taylor

“I loved it. It was good to see all the players come together.”

2017 Michigan commit S J’Marick Woods

2017 USC commit RB Stephen Carr

“The spring game was good. I loved how much they got involved with the run game.”

2017 OC Brett Neilon

“It’s incredible, nothing like it. Everything about Michigan is great.”

2017 OC Cesar Ruiz

“It was really nice man, I enjoyed talking to the recruits and watching the game. Michigan is a special place.”

2017 OT Robert Hainsey

“It was great. I loved how Michigan really got after it out there. I also really liked how I got to meet up with some of the other recruits there.”

2017 DT Fred Hansard

“It was all that man, it was really fun to watch. Just a great place to be.”

2017 DT Corey Bolds

2017 LB Jordan Anthony

“I loved it, I was surprised by all the fans that showed up, but that shows that they have a loyal fanbase. Which is something else I really like.”

2017 LB Drew Singleton

“It was a really nice visit. I like Michigan a lot, I have somethings to think about.”

2017 CB Demmo Lenoir

“It was great, alot of talent was on the field. I loved watching Jabrill Peppers play.”

2017 ATH Scott Nelson

“It was great! Lots of energy in the game and the amount of fans that came was amazing.”

2018 Michigan commit LB Antwuan Jackson

2018 DE Leonard  Taylor

“It a awesome place and the game was dope, I can’t wait to put on the maize-and-blue jersey in the following years.”

2018 TE/DE Trenton Gillison

“I liked how the atmosphere of the game was and I really liked how I got to talk to the coaches and how I interacted with them.”

2018 LB Bartek Rybka

“It was good, I liked the spring game a lot and the atmosphere and the fans were amazing.”

2018 CB Kalon Gervin

“I liked how they introduced all the incoming recruits. It just felt BIG TIME.”

2018 ATH Justin Ademilola

2018 DE Jayson Ademilola

2019 OL Nolan Rumler

“It was cool to see the younger players and early enrollees. Pretty cool how competitive it was.”

– Shane Kinnee (Assistant Manager)