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February 4, 2009

Klemm makes switch to UM

Marietta, Ga., offensive tackle Nick Klemm has committed to Maryland.

The 6-foot-6, 280-pounder faxed his letter of intent to College Park at 7:01 a.m., according to

Klemm had been committed to Boston College, but the turnover on the Eagles’ coaching staff following head coach Jeff Jagodzinski’s departure to the NFL forced Klemm to reevaluate his choice.

The 6-foot-6, 280-pound Klemm was 100 percent committed to Boston College, but that was before the coaching turnover, including offensive line coach Jack Bicknell Jr. taking a job with the NFL’s New York Giants. Klemm made an official visit Dec. 12.

Klemm is rated a two-star prospect by and

Check back with Recruiting Report later for more on Klemm.

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About Matt Bracken

Matt Bracken was a lightly recruited football and tennis prospect out of East Lansing (Mich.) High School in 2001, but spurned all (nonexistent) scholarship offers to attend the University of Michigan. Matt graduated from UM in 2005, earned a master's degree in new media journalism from Northwestern University in 2006, and spent the first 11 months of his career as an online producer / videographer / blogger at the Arizona Daily Star in Tucson. He has worked at The Baltimore Sun since July 2007, where he currently serves as the deputy sports editor for digital.

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