July 3, 2006

Badgers land another in-stater

On June 27, BadgerBlitz.com spoke to Platteville, Wis., athlete Louis Nzegwu and he told this site that a commitment to the Wisconsin Badgers was about two weeks away.

Monday, Nzegwu contacted this site to say that his timeframe for a decision was cut in half after he called head coach Bret Bielema to give him an oral pledge just before 4 p.m.

According to Nzegwu, Bielema reiterated the point that he plans to use the 6-foot-2, 220-pounder at defensive end.

Other than the Badgers, Nzegwu said he was considering Indiana (offer) and Nebraska. The Cornhuskers were on the verge of offering, he said.

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