Greg Brown, Michigan's first commitment in the class of 2011, finally got to experience Ann Arbor. In an official visit form, that is. Brown, who has frequented Ann Arbor throughout the past two seasons, finally took his Wolverine official over the last weekend.
"Things went really good," Brown told GoBlueWolverine. "I got to see the
academic center at Michigan and that was
really cool. They had a nice, broad
campus. I got to meet with the other
players on the team and really get a feel for the academic side of things so
that was cool."
On his visit, he was hosted by another defensive back that
the Wolverine's plucked out of the Buckeye State.
"Courtney Avery (was his host). He just really said that they have a young
secondary and they need help in it and I just really want to help in it as much
Brown, who could play both positions in the defensive
backfield, hasn't had the coaches cement anything for him.
"They haven't really hammered anything down, but it's either
going to be corner or safety. Whatever
Brown will also be one of the Wolverine's early enrollee's
this coming January as he prepares to graduate from his Fremont-Ross high
school in mere weeks.
"I'm just really excited.
I graduate in a few weeks from here and I just can't wait to get up
there. I think there is some nerves
going on, but eventually I'll have to overcome that."
Leaving behind your final high school semester and entering college
early can be a difficult thing to overcome, but Brown isn't nearly as worried
as some might be.
"Yeah, that's such a cool thing about it. We're only an hour and a half away,
so if I
ever get homesick, I can just shoot back real quick and visit."
If you haven't been under a rock over the past month, you've
noticed an article or two on the future of Rich Rodriguez and the Michigan
program. Brown has noticed too, but it hasn't had any
bit of effect on him.
"I didn't get a chance to sit down with David Brandon, but
he spoke to the recruits and he wasn't talking much about the future, but Coach
Rodriguez was telling us he was planning on staying there for at least ten more
Either way it shakes out, it won't have an impact on Brown,
as he is a Wolverine, regardless of any outcome.
"I'm Maize and Blue all the way through. I just got a sneak peek for what's
happen with me for my next four years and it was just a really great
Greg Brown Recaps Michigan Official
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