A Big Ten battle brewing

"I went to the Michigan-Notre Dame game," defensive end Vernon Gholston said. "It was my first college game."
"It was a nice experience. I liked the crowd and the atmosphere. I liked the intensity of the game."
"My options are open. I like Michigan. I like Ohio State. Michigan State. Iowa sort of."

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"Michigan offered me the Sunday before last. Ohio State and Michigan State offered a long time ago."
"I don't have a favorite."
"I'm going to try to go to the Ohio State-Bowling Green game this weekend."
The 6-foot-3 and 240 pound Gholston, from Detroit (Mich.) Cass Tech, has 26 tackles including five sacks as Cass Tech is 3-0.
Gholston is the Rivals.com number 39 strongside defensive end prospect. He has a three star rating.