Blaise Gunnerson, The State of Iowa’s No. 2 Prospect, Chooses Nebraska

Blaise Gunnerson, The State of Iowa’s No. 2 Prospect, Chooses Nebraska

The Nebraska football team has landed a commitment from 2020 prospect Blaise Gunnerson, a defensive end out of Kuemper Catholic in Carroll, Iowa. Gunnerson made the announcement on his Twitter page Tuesday afternoon.

The 6-foot-5, 250 pound prospect is rated three stars by 247Sports. The recruiting service has Gunnerson rated the second best prospect in the state of Iowa and the 34th best at his position in the nation. He had offers from Iowa State, Iowa, Kansas State, Minnesota and South Dakota State.

Gunnerson is the seventh commit of NU’s 2020 class and the second defensive lineman, joining defensive tackle commit Nash Hutmacher, who committed to Nebraska on Saturday.