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Published July 06, 2011, 10:51 PM

Kindred lineman verbally commits to play for NDSU

Kindred, ND (WDAY Sports) - During his time at NDSU, Craig Bohl has always said one of his goals is to, first and foremost, recruit the state of North Dakota. Chalk up another victory in that regard.

Kindred lineman Jack Plankers has verbally committed to play football at NDSU. Plankers is a 6-7, 290 pound giant who'll play offensive line for the Bison. The senior to be had drawn interest from Minnesota and Wisconsin, but NDSU was the only D-1 school to offer, so it was a pretty easy decision.

Jack Plankers - Kindred Sr. - Verballed to NDSU: “You know I started going to their football camp when I was a freshman. I mean I really did like them, the coaches were great, the facility is great and everything. Being a local kid I always did like the team but it's just in my high school career when I really started to be a Bison fan.”