Sunday has been quite a day for P.J. Fleck, as Minnesota football landed four commitments in a three-hour span, bolstering the Gophers’ 2019 class.
Linebackers James Gordon IV and Donald Willis, safety T.J. Robinson and defensive tackle DeAngelo Griffin all announced their commitments. Gordon, Griffin and Robinson made their announcements on Twitter, while Willis’ was reported by 247Sports.
James Gordon IV, T.J. Robinson, Donald Willis, DeAngelo Griffin commit to Minnesota football
After having a Great Visit at the University of Minnesota and talking it over with my Mom and My Dad I have decided this is the place for me Thank you for everyone’s support I’m committed to University of Minnesota 〽️〽️@Coach_Fleck @Coach_Addae @CoachSmithMN @thomasbarber41 pic.twitter.com/xqDkw1otOQ
— James Gordon IV (@djgrind21) June 10, 2018
— Tj Robinson (@Tj_Robinson_) June 10, 2018
BREAKING: @RyanBurnsMN has confirmed that the #Gophers have received a commitment from 2019 Garfield Heights (OH) LB Donald Willis, who held other offers from Illinois, Iowa State and Purdue among others. https://t.co/lHvjCjLV6E #SkiUMah #RTB pic.twitter.com/Ay2DICwRdQ
— Kyle Goblirsch (@GobieMN) June 10, 2018
Extremely Proud To Say I'm 110% Committed To The University Of Minnesota 💯💛〽️ #GoGophers #229toSOTA #SouthGa #Felton/MacBoy @shelton_felton @CoachMac334 @CoachWestDL @ChadSimmons_ @247Sports @MMrob75 pic.twitter.com/zmt1bxFXxg
— TrillGrliffin (@trill_griffin) June 10, 2018
Minnesota’s football account and Fleck celebrated accordingly on Twitter.
RTB & Ski-U-Mah (3)!! pic.twitter.com/Sg2f3QDala
— P.J. Fleck (@Coach_Fleck) June 10, 2018
— Minnesota Football (@GopherFootball) June 10, 2018
All four players are considered 3-star prospects in the 2019 class by the 247Sports composite. Gordon is from Plant City, Fla., and considered the No. 71 outside linebacker in the class. Robinson is from Riverview, Fla., and flipped his commitment from South Florida to Minnesota. Willis is from Cleveland and had more than a dozen offers. Griffin is from Cordele, Ga. and is the No. 85 defensive tackle in the class.
Minnesota’s 2019 recruiting class is at 15 players and is considered one of the four best in the Big Ten.