"I just wanted to talk more with the coaches," added Tanner. "Honestly, I wanted to commit. At the same time, I don't want to decide to early. Tech is on top, but I want to give Middle Tennessee a real look."
Dirk said a big difference between Louisiana tech and Middle Tennessee is distance. "Tech is so convenient for my family," he explained. "My grandparents go to all of my games. They live just an hour and 15 minutes from Ruston.
After visiting Tech, Tanner spent the next day with his grandparents in Magnolia before heading home. He sees in Tech what he holds so valuable already. "It's like a family down there. I want to be a part of it."
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