JC DE Eric Tanner Commits to Minnesota

Eric Tanner, a 6-foot-3, 260-pound defensive end from Phoenix (AZ) College, has committed to Minnesota. Tanner lead Phoenix to a 4-6 mark and will visit the campus this weekend.

Eric Tanner picked Minnesota over offers from Northern Arizona, South Dakota State, Western Illinois and Southern Illinois.

Tanner finished the year with 7 sacks for the Bears. Tanner prepped at Skyline HS (Mesa, AZ) and will be a true sophomore this season. He will have 3 years to play 2 for the Gophers.

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