Football Rec: Iowa Game Offic., Unoffic. Visitors

Football Recruiting: Iowa Game Official, Unofficial Visitors.<br><br> The 'mystery LM from Illinois' at the game was <b>Dan Doering</b> (not Andy Moeaki) ... (not that it makes any difference for Doering).

(GoBlueWolverine's unofficial tally of course:)

Official Visitors:

- Committed to Michigan at the visit: Defensive tackle Terrance Taylor (Sept. 25 Iowa game offic. visit, '03 U-M Camper, 6-0, 285 lbs., 4.9 in the 40, 2.8 GPA/18 ACT) from Muskegon, Mich.

- Cornerback Justin King (Sept. 25 Iowa game offic. visit, '04 U-M Camp Visitor, 5-11, 182 lbs., 2003 PSU Nike stats: 4.29 in the 40, 3.72 sec. shuttle {best of camp}, 37.1 inch vertical jump {best of camp}, 11 bench press reps., 3.0 GPA/900 SAT) from Monroeville, Pa., Gateway. King made his visit with his mother and stepfather/head coach, Terry Smith (former PSU WR). The Kings were still in Ann Arbor late Sunday afternoon, so may return home too late Sunday evening to talk to reporters.

- Cornerback Chris Richards (Sept. 25 Iowa game offic. visit, 05/06 commitment, '04 U-M camper, Nike Stats: 5-11 1/2, 170 lbs., 4.45 in the 40, 4.0 sec. shuttle, 36 inch vertical jump) from Monroe, Calif. Richards made his visit with his father/head coach, also named Chris, who played DB at Cal with U-M defensive backs coach Ron English. Follow-up note: see our report on Chris -- he has an interesting hint on Justin King!

Unofficial visitors:

- Offensive tackle Cory Zirbel ('04 U-M Camper, 6-6, 290 lbs., 5.18 {electronic} in the 40, 3.1 GPA/19 ACT) from Murray, Kent. Follow-up note: Zirbel did not set an official visit date Saturday.

- Offensive tackle Dace Richardson (6-7, 305 lbs., 5.2 in the 40, 2.8 GPA/18 ACT) from Wheaton, Ill., South. Richardson, Dan Doering, and David Moosman all also attended the U-M/Notre Dame game. Follow-up note: Dace was there with a teammate -- see below.

Verbal commitment P Zoltan Mesko ('04 U-M Camper, 6-3, 200 lbs.) from Twinsburg, Ohio.

NEW - Offensive tackle Dan Doering (Army Combine stats: 6-5 1/2, 270 lbs., 5.29 in the 40, 16 bench press reps.) from Barrington, Ill. However, afterwards hTheInsiders' #27 prospect told Allen Wallace of TheInsiders/SuperPrep that U-M is not in his top 5. Did not visit: - Tight end Anthony Moeaki (Probably '04 U-M Camper, 6-4, 255 lbs., 4.8 in the 40, 3.5 GPA) from Wheaton, Ill., South. He is TheInsiders #14 Midwest prospect. Did not visit: - Offensive lineman David Moosman ('04 U-M Camper, 6-3, 260 lbs., 5.3 in the 40, 360 lb. bench press, 2.9 GPA/26 ACT) from Libertyville, Ill. He went to the Wisconsin/PSU game instead. - Defensive lineman Terrance Jamison (6-4, 260 lbs.) from Harvey, Ill., Thornton (attended with several teammates). He also attended the 2004 U-M Spring Game.

- Offensive tackle Zach Hennis ('04 U-M Camper, 6-7, 295 lbs., 365 lb. bench press) from Plain City, Oh., Jonathan Alder. He attended the Feb. 29 Junior Day and the 2004 U-M Spring Game.

- Linebacker Sidney Hoyle (6-3, 200) from Flint Central.

- LM Brian Klesmith (6-5, 275 lbs.) from Grand Rapids, Mich., Ottawa Hills.

- Linebacker Greg Marshall (6-1, 235 lbs.) from Portage, Mich., Northern.

- Cornerback Kendell Davis (5-11, 180 lbs.) from Alliance, Ohio.

- Junior LM Bryant Nowicki (6-7, 350 lbs.) from Bangor, Mich., John Glenn.

- Junior WR Damon Pledger (6-3, 190) from Detroit Finney.

- Junior LM Justin Boren (6-2, 260) from Pickerington Ohio.

- Junior WR Quinton Patella (6-3, 200 lbs.) from Flint, Mich., Powers.

- Soph. LM Joseph Barksdale (6-6, 280 lbs.) from Detroit Cass Tech. He was a top performer at the 2004 Michigan Camp.

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