Size: 6-2, 285
College: Played in two games as a true freshman last season with Ohio State. After transfer, he is slated to have two seasons of eligibility remaining with the Gophers starting in 2013.
High school: A three-year starter at Palatine (Ill.) Fremd High School, about 30 miles northwest of Chicago. ... Parade, RivalsHigh and Scout.com All-America ... Ranked the No. 3 center prospect in the country by Rivals.com.
Good genes: His father, Jeff, was a linebacker at Iowa, and his mother, Terri, played basketball there. His older brother, Jeff, is a Michigan State fullback.
|St. Louis - LP: T. Lyons||5||FINAL|
|Boston - WP: J. Lackey||10|
|Chicago Cubs||0||Bottom 1st Inning|
|San Francisco||2||Bottom 1st Inning|
|Colorado||0||Bottom 2nd Inning|
|LA Angels||0||Top 2nd Inning|
|Chicago WSox||0||Top 2nd Inning|
|Cleveland||0||Bottom 2nd Inning|
|Oklahoma City||7:00 PM|
|LA Clippers||9:30 PM|
|Holy Cross||6:00 PM|
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