Junior to Watch: Lydon Murtha
School: Hutchinson, Minn.
Position: Offensive lineman
Size and speed: Murtha is 6-foot-8 and 315 pounds. He has been timed in the 40-yard dash at 5.0 seconds.
Statistics: In addition to his super combination of size and speed, Murtha bench presses 350 pounds and squats well over 500.
Honors: All-conference, all-metro, and all-state
Favorite Schools: Committed to Minnesota
Skinny: Murtha has tremendous potential. He is one of the Midwest's finest prospects. Murtha committed to Minnesota several months ago.
"I committed to Minnesota before Christmas," Murtha said. "I'm not really looking at anyone else."
"My uncle Greg Murtha played for Minnesota. They have a great program. It's an awesome place. I met some of the players. They're great guys."