JUCO RB Pierre commits to USF after visit

Posted Jan 29, 2012

USF was looking to help replace the loss of Darrell Scott, last year’s leading rusher who left early to go pro, and found it when Michael Pierre, a 5’11, 205 pound back at Golden West College in California committed after his official visit. read on for all the details. Read on for all the details.

Michael Pierre, a 5’11, 205 pound JUCO RB at Golden West College in California took a trip to check out what USF has to offer, & committed to Coach Holtz on Sunday.

"The visit went great," said Pierre. "Coach Holtz offered me a scholarship, I committed, and I'm a Bull!"

"I loved everything about the visit, the campus, the facilities were just great," said Pierre. "I also got a great vibe form the players and the coaching staff."

The 5-foot-11, 205 pound prospect was Golden West’s leading rusher as a freshman with 420 yards rushing and three touchdowns on just 84 attempts. During his sophomore campaign Pierre rushed for 780 yards and scored 6 touchdowns and was a Southern California Football Conference second team selection.

At the JCFootball.com SoCal combine Pierre showed his athleticism, posting a 4.4 -40 yard dash, a 4.12 agility shuttle and also had a 32 inch vertical.

Stay tuned for more details on the Bulls 16th commitment for the class of 2012 .

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