Pirsig Announcing This Week

One of the most sought after talents in the Midwest said on Monday that he will be announcing his commitment this week. Class of 2012 Minnesota OT Jonah Pirsig will choose between Minnesota, Wisconsin and Iowa.

Jonah Pirsig this week will announce his college choice from a group of finalists that includes Minnesota, Wisconsin and Iowa.

"I'm not sure what day it will be, but it will be this week," Pirsig said."I have made up my mind. I'm just not ready to go public yet."

Scout.com ranks the 6-foot-9, 290-pound Pirsig as a four-star recruit on its five-star scale. The service rates him as the 31st best offensive tackle in the Class of 2012.

Pirsig received scholarship offers from Auburn, Miami, Michigan, Michigan State and Ohio State, among others, before trimming his list to three.

The Blue Earth, MN native talked a little about what he likes about each of his top three.

Minnesota - It's the home state school. It's close to home and I like the coaches.

Iowa - I really like the coaches. They're an O-line university.

Wisconsin - I also connected with the coaches up there. Like Iowa, they're an O-line university.

Please stay with Scout.com this week for Pirsig's announcement.


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