From GoBlueWolverine's upcoming Aug. 1 issue:
The 2002 U-M recruiting class (upcoming 3rd year juniors and ‘redshirt sophomores') is just starting to make its impact on the team. The 21 member class (all of whom remain on the team) was ranked #10 in the country by SuperPrep, and it may prove to be an underrated group. Up until this year WR Jason Avant and WR/KR Steve Breaston have been the only members of this class to have made much of an impact, but this year it will provide the team with three additional probable starters (QB Matt Gutierrez, DL's Larry Harrison and Gabriel Watson) and at least as many probable significant contributors.
2002 Recruiting Class
(Jrs., RS Sophs.)
20 Members (20 orig.)
SuperPrep Ranking: 10
Matt Gutierrez (RS So.)
Running Backs and Fullbacks
Pierre Rembert (RS So.)
Brian Thompson (FB, RS So.)
Obi Oluigbo (FB, RS So.)
Jason Avant (Jr.)
Steve Breaston (RS So.)
Carl Tabb (RS So.)
Kevin Murphey (RS So.)
Rueben Riley (RS So.)
Mike Kolodziej (RS So.)
Mark Bihl (RS So.)
Tom Berishaj (RS So.)
Gabe Watson (Jr.)
Larry Harrison (RS So.)
Rondell Biggs (RS So.)
Outside Linebackers and Defensive Ends
Jeremy VanAlstyne (RS So.)
David Harris (RS So.)
Darnell Hood (RS So.)
Willis Barringer (RS So.)
Jacob Stewart (RS So.)
The '04 U-M Football Team, Class by Class
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