Cole Aldrich Attends Gopher Football Game

Cole Aldrich, a 6-9 junior center from Bloomington (MN) Jefferson, is ranked the No. 8 player in the Class of 2007 by and he attended the Minnesota-Colorado State football game Saturday. Aldrich watched the game with Minnesota head coach Dan Monson and wore a #21 gold and maroon jersey. caught up with the talented big man to find out the latest on his recruitment.

Cole Aldrich averaged 13.5 points this past season as the Jaguars finished 9-15. He had averaged 12.0 points and 8.6 rebounds as a freshman as Jefferson finished 12-13.

Aldrich attended the NBA Players' Association Camp and Reebok ABCD camp this summer and played with the Minnesota Magic AAU team this spring and summer. The Magic won the Kingwood classic 16-and-under championship.

Aldrich recently narrowed his list of school to three as he is considering Minnesota, Kansas and North Carolina.

Aldrich told that Kansas is coming to watch him Wednesday and North Carolina will arrive Thursday.

Aldrich wears the #45, due to following Minnesota center Randy Breuer, who wore that number for the Gophers in the 1980s.

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