The Wolverine

March 2016

The Wolverine: Covering University of Michigan Football and Sports

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2016 FOOTBALL RECRUITING ISSUE MEASURABLES • Ran an electronically timed 10.80 in the 100-meter dash as a junior and also posted a 10.61 wind-aided 100-meter time during the same track season. STATISTICS • Played nearly every snap on both sides of the ball as a senior and hauled in 25 receptions for 525 yards (21.5 yards per catch) and seven touchdowns. • On defense, he had 19 tackles, o n e i n t e rc e p t i o n a n d f i ve p a s s breakups. • D u r i n g h i s j u n i o r s e a s o n , h e played both ways and totaled 25 catches for 414 yards and three scores while adding eight tackles on defense. • As a sophomore, he was strictly an offensive player and recorded seven receptions for 134 yards and a touchdown. HONORS • USA Today California All-State first-team selection as a senior. • Was also a first-team pick on the Cal-Hi Sports' All-State squad. • S e l e c t e d t o t h e Lo s A n g e l e s Times All-Area first team and named to the All-California Interscholastic Federation first team in the PAC-5 Division. • One of 15 defensive backs named t o T h e N e w s Tr i b u n e ' s ( Ta c o m a , Wash.) Western 100, a listing of the top players in 10 western states and British Columbia. • As a junior, he was a Cal-Hi Sports All-State third-team member as a multi-purpose (wide receiver/defen- sive back) player. ALL-STAR GAME AND CAMPS • Played for the West squad in the Army All-American Bowl, posting one tackle and an interception in the game while helping his team secure a 37-9 victory. • At The Opening at Nike head- quarters in Beaverton, Ore., he was recognized as the top defensive per- former by 247Sports. RECRUITMENT • Committed to Stanford Aug. 6, 2015 but decommitted from the Car- dinal in December. • Took an official visit to Ann Arbor for the Oct. 17 game against Michi- gan State while he was still commit- ted to the Cardinal. • Pledged to the Wolverines, live on ESPNU, Jan. 21, 2016 over runner-up Washington. DAVID LONG CORNERBACK 6-0 • 187 LOYOLA H.S. LOS ANGELES, CALIF. RANKINGS STARS NAT. POS. STATE ✪ ✪ ✪ ✪ 81 9 15 ✪ ✪ ✪ ✪ 104 5 13 ✪ ✪ ✪ ✪ 96 8 12 ✪ ✪ ✪ ✪ 64 5 11

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