Michigan lands first running back for Class of 2022

3-star running back CJ Strokes of South Carolina has officially announced his commitment to the Michigan Wolverines, posting the news on social media:

“Ann Arbor I’m coming!” he wrote. “#GoBlue”

He’s Michigan’s first commit since late April, and their 8th overall.

He had been fielding offers from Minnesota, Penn State, Missouri, Duke, West Virginia and others. According to 247Sports, Strokes is the No. 59 running back and the No. 704 overall prospect.