Prospect Update: D.J. Ernst

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D.J. Ernst
DL - West Monroe, LA
Vitals: 6-2, 255, 4.8 Benches 350lbs, power cleans 400lbs and squats 450lbs.
Stats: 51 tackles and 3 sacks in injury plagued senior season. Offers: Auburn Oklahoma St San Jose St  
Visits w/ player comments:
Clemson - 1/10 - "The architect that designed Clemson designed Auburn. The players said the only difference between Clemson and Auburn was that Clemson has a lake." Dustin fry was the host. Burton Burns is recruiting. Auburn - 1/17 - "Got a behind the scenes look and tour all their facilities.  I got along with the players real well."   

Southern Miss - 1/24 - "Would be nice to go from one winning program to another. They are always competing for their conference crown." La Tech - 1/31 - "I like that it’s so close to the house. It would be nice because it’s so close."  
Leader: "Probably Auburn would be the leader right now." What are the important things when you make your decision? "Where I can see myself living when I graduate from college or the best sports medicine program." When will you have a decision? "It’ll probably be the Sunday night I get back from Tech when I’ll make my decision." How have you liked the recruiting experience? "At times it’s nice. At times it’s hectic. I have a pretty busy schedule. I’ve talked to some of the coaches that say they’re just as ready as the players to get the process over with."
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