Originally posted on isportsweb.com  |  Last updated 6/4/12

Henry Poggi

On Monday morning, 5-star, yes folks he is considered a 5-star recruit by maxpreps, defensive tackle Henry Poggi (Baltimore, Maryland) announced his commitment to Michigan. He selected the Wolverines over Alabama.

“I feel comfortable [at Michigan],” Poggi said in a statement. “I know that they have great players on their roster and great players at my position on their roster and in the incoming recruiting classes. I will do my best to compete and hopefully I will make the team and be additive in helping the team reach their goals.”

Tom Lemming ranks Poggi as the #25 overall prospect in the country and rivals.com ranks him as the nation’s #2 defensive tackle. He currently checks in at 6-foot-4, 260 and has the frame to add some bulk.

Poggi is the third defensive lineman, second in 3 days, to commit to Brady Hoke and the Wolverines. On Saturday, Maurice Hurst Jr. announced he would play his college football at Michigan. Additionally, Taco Charlton, he of The Opening invite, is committed to U-M.

Michigan looks to have about 4 more spots to fill in their 2013 class. The coaches are zeroing in on targets like WR LaQuon Treadwell (Crete, Illinois), S Leon McQuay III (Seffner, Florida), RB Derrick Green (Richmond, Virgina).

Below is Michigan’s 2013 commitment list.

PlayerPos.HometownHgt./Wgt.RankingNotes Kyle BoschOLWheaton, Illinois6-5/2854-starRanked the #60 overall recruit by rivals.com. Is a member of the ESPNU 150. Jake ButtTEPickerington, Ohio6-5/2204-starRanked #96 overall by rivals.com and is a member of the ESPNU 150 Taco CharltonDEPickerington, Ohio6-6/2404-starIs a member of the ESPNU 150 Gareon ConleyCBMassillon, Ohio6-2/1654-starIs a member of the ESPNU 150 David DawsonOLDetroit, Michigan6-5/3054-starA member of the ESPNU 150 and ranked #78 overall by maxpreps Jaron DukesWRColumbus, Ohio6-5/195NRJunior season stats: 36 catches for 670 yards and 7 TDs Chris FoxOLParker, Colorado6-6/3004-starRanked #46 overall by rivals.com and a member of the ESPNU 150 Ben GedeonLBHudson, Ohio6-3/2154-starRated as the #8 ILB by rivals.com Khalid HillTEDetroit, Michigan6-2/2303-starHauled in 29 passes for 448 yards and 6 TDs as a junior Maurice Hurst Jr.DTWestwood, Massachusetts6-2/2754-starRated the #23 DT by scout.com Patrick KuglerOLWexford, PA6-5/2805-starIs ranked #54 overall by rivals. Is a member of the ESPNU 150 Jourdan LewisCBDetroit, Michigan5-11/1704-starSnagged 8 interceptions and scored 11 TDs as a junior. Is a member of the ESPNU 150 Mike McCrayLBTrotwood, Ohio6-4/2304-starRanked #44 overall by rivals.com. Is a member of the ESPNU 150 Shane MorrisQBWarren, Michigan6-3/1855-starConsidered the top QB recruit in the class of 2013 Henry PoggiDTBaltimore, Maryland6-4/2605-starConsidered a 5-star recruit and #25 overall prospect by maxprepes. Wyatt ShallmanATHNovi, Michigan6-3/2554-starIs considered the #1 ranked fullback by scout.com Deveon SmithRBWarren, Ohio5-11/1954-starRanked #53 overall by scout.com Dymonte ThomasSAlliance, Ohio6-1/1755-starHe is considered one of the Top 5 DB prospects in the country. Logan Tuley-TillmanOTPeoria, Illinois6-7/2954-starIs ranked 50th overall by Maxpreps and is a member of the ESPNU 150. Csont'e YorkWRHarper Woods, Michigan6-3/1853-starHe is ranked the #67 WR by scout.com

This article first appeared on isportsweb.com and was syndicated with permission.

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