Offensive lineman Colin Tanigawa (6-3, 280, 5.0) from Los Angeles (Calif.) Loyola is a fast rising prospect. He has seen his offers rise to four this spring and he could be on the verge of fifth.
Tanigawa claims offers from Arizona State, Washington, Washington State and San Jose State.
Tanigawa earned a second-team all-league nod and was his team's offensive rookie of the year as a junior.
In the weight room, Tanigawa's current bench is 315, he squats 485 and he power cleans 280. He has also recorded 31-inch vertical.
Tanigawa was at the recent USC Big Man Camp held last Sunday.
"I think I did pretty well," Tanigawa said regarding his camp performance. "USC's coaches told me they will be watching me."
"I am leaving for Seattle tonight (Wednesday June 17th)to take an official visit," Tanigawa said. "Washington offered me awhile back and I want to see everything they have.
"I want to meet Washington's coaches and see the facilities," Tanigawa said. "I'm not sure if I will commit while there or not."
What does Tanigawa think of his other offers?
"I like Washington State's coaches," Tanigawa said. "I talk to them a lot, but I don't really know much about Pullman.
"I received my Arizona State offer in the mail, but have not talked to any coaches yet, Tanigawa said. "So I don't know much about them."
"San Jose State sent me a handwritten letter in the mail telling me I have an offer for the 2010 class," Tanigawa said. "I don't know much about them either."
Are there any other teams that interest Tanigawa?
"I also have interest in Nebraska, Iowa State, Oregon, UCLA, and USC," Tanigawa said. "I visited Oregon during my spring break and Coach Steve Greatwood said that I'm on their list and that they are going to watch me.
"Nebraska wants me to take an unofficial visit there this summer so I can meet their coaches and see their facilities," Tanigawa said. "I think I will I'll be able to make it there sometime this summer.
"Iowa State called this spring on one of the last days they could make their one call," Tanigawa said. "They said they liked my highlight film and their coach emailed me and said they are going to offer me a scholarship.
"I'm getting mail from UCLA and they wanted me to go to their one-day camp, but I had to take the SAT," Tanigawa said. "I'll be going for one day at UCLA's (three-day) Camp on Monday."