Coan, a 6'3, 190-pound prospect, is a composite three-star recruit and the No. 18 pro-style quarterback according to 247Sports' composite rankings, but is rated a four-star, ranked No. 215 overall and is the No. 10 pro-style quarterback by Rivals. Scout.com hails Coan as the No. 31 quarterback overall and a three-star recruit.
The New York signal caller visited Wisconsin last week during the beginning of UW's spring practice sessions, while also taking trips to Nebraska, Boston College and Northwestern recently. He was also offered by Michigan, Miami, West Virginia and Maryland.
Had an amazing time at Wisconsin this weekend. First class organization pic.twitter.com/zCpJGA2LPI— Jack Coan (@jcoan17) March 12, 2016
Per 247Sports, Coan threw for 3,431 yards and 40 touchdown passes during the 2015 season. He is the fifth known verbal commitment for head coach Paul Chryst and Wisconsin for the class of 2017.