Michigan picked up a commitment from three-star defensive lineman and former PSU commit Michael Dwumfour earlier today. Tonight, the Wolverines lost a pledge from three-star Florida defensive lineman Rashad Weaver, but Weaver's explanation for his decision is what will garner the most attention.
In a message on Twitter, Weaver said he chose to de-commit after the Michigan staff basically stopped speaking to him for seven months. Head coach Jim Harbaugh informed him there was only a 50/50 chance he'd be able to sign with the Wolverines next week, and offered him the option of accepting a preferred walk-on opportunity or going to prep school.
If Weaver's story is accurate, this isn't a good look for Michigan. The Wolverines may ultimately land the nation's top recruit, defensive tackle Rashan Gary, next week, but Harbaugh's going to take some heat over this.