Close to 100 recruits expected Saturday at IU

Here is a partial list of some of the close to 100 Indiana football recruits who are expected to be in Bloomington Saturday for the IU-Maryland game. This list is subject to last minute changes.

Indiana returns home for just its second home game of the season Saturday and its first home game in the month of September when it plays host to Maryland at Memorial Stadium.

Taking advantage of playing the Big Ten opener at home against the Terrapins, the IU staff will be hosting nearly 100 potential recruits including six athletes who are already committed in the upcoming class.

The following is an incomplete list of potential recruits. We have listed the players who have already committed to IU that will be there, along with many of the seniors and juniors who will be in attendance.

The committed Hoosiers attending include CB Titus Booker from Grayslake, Ill., Avon DE Joe Belden, Westfield DE Jacob Robinson, OL Hunter Littlejohn from Olentangy Liberty in Powell, Ohio, OL Simon Stepaniak from Ross High School in Hamilton, Ohio and TE Austin Dorris from Shadyside, Ohio.

Close to 40 other seniors are expected to be in attendance as well. That list (subject to last minute changes) includes:

Justin Tranquill, DB, Fort Wayne (Ind.) Carroll

Owen Gilbert, LS, Brownsburg (Ind.)

Zach Hoffman, WR, D.C. Everest, Schofield, Wis.

Ramone Kelly, ILB, Doss, Louisville, Ky.

Nic Brown, QB, Indiana Creek, Trafalgar, Ind.

Alex Richardson, CB, Bloomington North


Aaron Allessi, DE, Fayetteville-Perry, Ohio

Connor Basye, DE, Bloomington North

Mark Holtgrave, K, Kentucky Country Day, Louisville, Ky.

Jake West, LB, Edgewood, Ellettsville, Ind.

Aleks Dragin, MLB, Libertyville, Ill.

Reginald Arnold, LB, Hoover, Ala.

Kevin Turpin, LB, Trotwood, Ohio

Elza Evans, LB, Lebanon, Mo.

Tristan Nevotne, OT, Hinsdale (Ill.) Central

Andrew Routson, OT, Fairmont, Kettering, Ohio

Sam Shaw, OT, Centerville, Ind.

Luke Frain, K, Indianapolis Scecina

Michael Harper, K, Bishop Watterson, Columbus, Ohio

Logan Justus, K, Mount Vernon, Fortville, Ind.

Tommy Brown, QB, Grand Rapids (Mich.) Northview

Braydan Luce, QB, Avon, Ind.

Payton Griffin, RB, Circleville, Ohio

Chris Perkins, RB, Carmel, Ind.

Quintan Weiss, RB, West Milton, Ohio

JuNiel Liles, RB, Lima, Ohio

Trey Nathan, S, West Saint John, Edgard, La.

Nigel Kilby, TE, Fort Wayne (Ind.) Northrop

Joey Claypoole, WR, Northeastern, Fountain City, Ind.

Malik Higgins, WR, Evansville (Ind.) Reitz

Jaylen Johnson, WR, Belleville, Mich.

A.J. Malzone, WR, Victor J. Andrew, Tinley Park, Ill.

Kenneth McClellan, WR, Camden County, Kingsland, Ga.

Keyshon Parris, WR, Doss, Louisville, Ky.

JuWaun Taylor, WR, Beecher, Mt. Morris, Mich.

Matt Bizimana, WR, Louisville (Ky.) Iroquois

Patrick Connors, WR, Rocky River, Ohio

The following are some of the juniors expected to be in attendance. Again, the list is subject to last minute changes. Here are 20 of the juniors expected to in Bloomington Saturday.

Michael Viktrup, QB, Carmel, Ind.

Keemari Murry, RB, Warren (Ohio) Harding

Jake Smith, ATH, Ithaca, Mich.

Jacob Cerny, DT, Traverse City (Mich.) West

Isaiah Hall, DT, Nashville (Tenn.) Hillsboro

Kyle Farwick, ILB, Cincinnati (Ohio) La Salle

Matt Thompson, ILB, Avon, Ind.

Ladarius Richardson, OL, Sarasota (Fla.) Booker

Brayden Patton, OT, Edgewood, Ellettsville, Ind.

Luke Fortner, OT, Sylvania (Ohio) Northview

Adam Notestine, OT, Pickerington (Ohio) North

Nick Powers, QB, Hilliard (Ohio) Darby

Aidan Smith, QB, Fort Wayne (Ind.) Carroll

Easton Underwood, QB, Jackson (Tenn.) University

Jack Smith, QB, Bloomington North

Noah Wezensky, QB, Fort Wayne (Ind.) Bishop Luers

Kendall Coleman, TE, Indianapolis Cathedral

Rhett Myers, Columbus (Ind.) East

Ruben Flowers III, WR, Lima (Ohio)

Ben Skowronek, WR, Fort Wayne (Ind.) Homestead


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