According to Damon Sayles of ESPN.com, Louisville has landed a commitment from the top ranked fullback in the country. Daniel Gresham, a 5-foot-9, 235-pound, fullback from Fort Worth, TX., has given Charlie Strong a verbal pledge.
Gresham was had been previously committed to Texas, but decided to reopen his recruiting last month. It was assumed that Gresham would end up committing to Miami, but he shocked a lot of folks by choosing Louisville this morning. According to ESPN, Gresham spent most of his life living in Kentucky and actually grew up as a Louisville fan.
This is a big time commitment for Louisville. Gresham is easily the highest rated member of Charlie Strong’s 2014 class. ESPN rates Gresham as a four star prospect. He also has offers from Alabama, Miami, Arkansas, Auburn, Florida State, Ohio State and Tennessee, among others.