GopherDigest.com: What is your current height and weight? What weight would the Minnesota staff like you to report at this summer?
CS: I am currently 6 ft tall and weigh between 195-200 lbs. The Gophers want me to come in at about the same weight I am right now.
GopherDigest.com: What are your individual and team goals you hope to accomplish during your college career?
CS: As a walk-on it is my goal to get on full scholarship. My team goal would be to win a Big 10 championship and win back all of the trophies from rivalry games.
GopherDigest.com: What are you looking to work on the most this spring to prepare yourself for Big Ten football?
CS: I really want to improve my speed, strength, and explosiveness. All three of these make you a better athlete and allow you to eventually develop the skills to be a better player.
GopherDigest.com: What future moment are you looking forward to the most as a Golden Gopher?
CS: Winning a Big 10 championship.
GopherDigest.com: What was the main reason you chose to attend the University of Minnesota?
CS: I really liked campus and the family atmosphere of the team. I also have a really good relationship with the coaching staff.
GopherDigest.com: What team do you want to beat the most as a Gopher and why?
CS: Bringing the axe back to Minnesota would be a great achievement.
GopherDigest.com: Is there any unfinished academic business or are you all set to enroll at Minnesota?
CS: I am all set to enroll.
GopherDigest.com: If you don't make it to the NFL, where do you see yourself in 10 years?
CS: Hopefully as a doctor somewhere.
GopherDigest.com: What is it about Coach Claeys and the coaching staff that makes you want to play for them?
CS: I have a great relationship with them and they gave me an opportunity to live my dream of playing Division 1 college football.
GopherDigest.com: What is something you learned about the University of Minnesota that surprised you during the recruiting process?
CS: The athletic teams have a 3.24 GPA. That's impressive.
GopherDigest.com: What position do you expect to play at Minnesota? What other position did the Gopher staff mention as a possibility?
CS: I expect to play safety.
GopherDigest.com: What have the coaches told you regarding how they plan to utilize your strengths as a player?
CS: Play safety and be used on special teams
GopherDigest.com: Have you had any communication with other Minnesota recruits and if so what?
CS: I had the most communication with John Mack and Mark Williams. They were on my visit with me. The day I committed I also got a direct message from Kamal Martin that said congratulations but now it's time to go to work.
GopherDigest.com: What player do you model your game after and why?
CS: Harrison Smith. He can play the run but also has exceptional cover skills.