P.J. Fleck’s already hefty Minnesota recruiting class got one man bigger Saturday with the commitment of 3-star wide receiver Erik Gibson.
Gibson tweeted his commitment with the hashtag #RTB (row the boat) and a boat emoji.
— Erik Gibson (@D1Erik_13) April 22, 2017
Gibson, a junior at Martin Luther King High School in Detroit, is the No. 182 wide receiver in the Class of 2018, according to the 247Sports composite ranking. He also had offers from Ball State, Central Michigan, Eastern Michigan and Howard.
Gibson is the 12th member of Minnesota’s recruiting class, which ranks No. 10 in the country and No. 4 in the Big Ten, per 247Sports.