April 30, 2012

Pierschbacher on the rise

Last week was definitely an eventful one for Class of 2014 offensive lineman Ross Pierschbacher. The 6-foot-4, 275-pound sophomore from Cedar Falls (IA) made a couple of college visits, added three new scholarship offers to his growing list of suitors, and also competed in the Drake Relays where he finished eighth in the shot put.

"It's been great," said Pierschbacher. "The offers were definitely a surprise. I didn't really expect all of this as just a sophomore, but it's a good feeling. It's been a pleasant surprise I guess you could say."

Already holding offers from Iowa and UNI, Pierschbacher added Nebraska to his list on Tuesday when Huskers' offensive line coach Barney Cotton paid a visit to Cedar Falls High School.

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