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Michigan Football picked up a major 2015 commitment on Saturday when 5-star WR George Campbell committed to play for the Wolverines. On Monday, 4-star 2015 running back Damien Harris committed to play for Michigan. Harris is ranked #20 overall by ESPN.
The 5-foot-11, 195 pound Harris, hails from Berea, Kentucky and gives Brady Hoke another highly skilled offensive weapon. Here’s an excerpt of his scouting report on ESPN.
Strong, balanced runner with quick feet and well-rounded skill-set. Flashes good top-end speed and upper and lower body strength. Displays good vision finding the hole and the ability to get through tight creases for big gainers. Possesses the lateral stretch ability and edge speed to get outside and move the chains. …
Harris made the announcement on Twitter and bolsters what is starting off to be another tremendous recruiting class for the Wolverines.
I have decided to officially commit to The University of Michigan!!!!! #GOBL...
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George Campbell (Photo by: [Jim Damaske, Times]Michigan Football’s 2015 recruiting class, picked up a huge commitment on Saturday when 5-star wide receiver George Campbell (East Lake, Florida) committed to the Wolverines. He is in Ann Arbor for Sunday’s the BBQ at the Big House and made his commitment while in town. As a sophomore, Campbell racked up 766 receiving yards and scored...
The top overall running back in the state of Kentucky won’t be playing for the Wildcats. Instead, Damien Harris will join 5-star wide receiver George Campbell as the second highly-ranked position player to suit up for the Michigan Wolverines in the class of 2015.
Harris committed today on Twitter. Campbell was the first to congratulate him.
I have decided to officially commit...
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While it is a very long time until Damien Harris may see the field in Ann Arbor, the 2015 running back from Berea, Kentucky (Madison Southern) committed to the Michigan Wolverines over offers from Florida, Kentucky, and others. While Kentucky never made it into the picture until Mark Stoops came to town, the new Kentucky staff was hoping to land this great in-state talent. Since...
Madison Southern (Ky.) class of 2015 running back Damien Harris had nearly his pick of the litter when it came to schools, but he went with his childhood favorite today, choosing the Michigan Wolverines. He talks about his decision here.