Top 20 Targets on the 2016 Recruiting Board: February

Every coaching staff has a top list of recruits they\’re targeting in each class, and with the Wolverines staff looking to bring in the top class in the country for 2016, the top of their recruiting board is very likely star packed. Check out what I believe the top of the board looks like in the Michigan recruiting war room:

1. 5* DT Rashan Gary, 6’4” 280lbs. Scott Plains, NJ (Paramus Catholic)

2. 5* QB KJ Costello, 6’4” 205lbs. Rancho Santa Margarita, CA (Santa Margarita HS)

3. 5* QB Jacob Eason, 6’5” 205lbs. Lake Stevens, WA (Lake Stevens HS) – Georgia 

4. 5* QB Shea Patterson, 6’2” 185lbs. Shreveport, LA (Calvery Baptist Academy)

5. 5* OL Ben Bredeson, 6’5” 255lbs. Hartland, WI (Arrowhead)

6. 5* TE Isaac Nauta, 6’5” 239lbs. Buford, GA (Burford HS) – FSU

7. 5* DE Rahshaun Smith, 6’3” 225lbs. Towson, MD (IMG Academy)

8. 5* CB Levonta Taylor, 5’10” 172lbs. Virginia Beach, VA (Ocean Lakes)

9. 5* NT Dexter Lawrence, 6’5” 290lbs. Wake Forest, NC (Wake Forest)

10. 5* RB Kareem Walker, 6’1” 190lbs. Wayne, NJ (De Paul Catholic) – Ohio State

11. 5* OLB Caleb Kelly, 6’3” 215lbs. Fresno, CA (Clovis West HS)

12. 4* S Ahmir Mitchell, 6’2” 190lbs. Egg Harbor City, NJ (Cedar Creek HS)

13. 4* OLB Jeffrey McCulloch, 6’2” 225lbs. Houston, TX (Aldine Davis)

14. 4* TE Devin Asiasi, 6’5” 230lbs. Concord, CA (De La Salle)

15. 4* WR Dylan Crawford, 6’1” 175lbs. La Canada Flintridge, CA (St. Francis HS)

16. 4* RB Elijah Holyfield, 5’11” 190lbs. Atlanta, GA (Woodward Academy)

17. 4* WR Theo Howard, 6’0” 170lbs. Thousand Oaks, CA (Oaks Christian)

18. 4* OT Michael Jordan, 6’6” 265lbs. Canton, MI (Plymouth HS)

19. 4* TE Luke Ferrell, 6’6” 220lbs. Perry, OH (Perry HS)

20. 5* DT Ed Oliver, 6’2” 285lbs. Houston, TX (Westfield)