June 24, 2016
ANN ARBOR – Michigan is in the running for one of the top secondary recruits in the nation.
Devon Hunter, a 2017 four-star safety from Indian River High School in Virginia, announced a top 11 via Twitter on Friday afternoon. He listed, in no order, Alabama, Clemson, Auburn, Virginia Tech, Florida, North Carolina, Tennessee, Michigan, Notre Dame, Maryland and Penn State.
At 6-foot-1 and 205 pounds, Hunter, who plays both wide receiver and safety in high school, is listed as the No. 4 safety and No. 58 player overall in the 2017 class, according to 247 Sports Composite rankings. He earned an invitation to the Nike The Opening Finals, for 166 of the top prospects in the nation, July 5-10 in Beaverton, Ore.
Michigan has 15 players committed to its 2017 class, including three-star safety J’Marick Woods from Alabama.