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2019 DT Isaiah Gibson places Wisconsin in his top 10

Plus, some official visitors check into Madison and camp news.

After an official visit to Wisconsin last weekend, Springfield, Ohio defensive tackle Isaiah Gibson announced this top 10 on Friday—listing the Badgers among nine other programs.

Minnesota, Purdue, Iowa State, Kentucky, Michigan State, Georgia Tech, Indiana, Maryland and Rutgers also made the cut for the prep defensive linemen.

Rated a three-star recruit by 247Sports, ESPN and Rivals, Gibson will officially visit Minnesota this weekend. Both Rivals and 247Sports note he will visit Purdue next weekend, with Rivals’s profile of the the Ohio native stating he will announce his collegiate decision on Sept. 19.

247Sports composite rankings list him as the No. 59 defensive tackle in the nation.

Official visitors make way to Madison

A decent amount of Wisconsin 2019 verbal commits are in town this weekend for their official visits, as seen in our tracker below.

Defensive lineman Keeanu Benton also is in town, as evidence in the picture below. The in-state standout was reported to take his official visit this weekend initially by Rivals/’s Jon McNamara earlier this week.

Three-star outside linebacker Spencer Lytle, a Wisconsin target, also tweeted he was in town:

Running back Julius Davis also was on campus, though he announced his official visit is technically next weekend.

Also, another visitor not yet named outside of a paywall made his way to Madison this weekend. Be sure to check out’s The Badgers’ Den for more ($).

Class of 2019 Official Visits

Player Position Date/Weekend of Official Visit Source
Player Position Date/Weekend of Official Visit Source
Dean Engram ATH June 1 247Sports
Isaiah Gibson DT June 1 Twitter
James Williams CB June 1 Twitter
Keeanu Benton DT June 8 Rivals/ (1st)/Twitter
Logan Brown OL June 8 Rivals/ (1st)/Twitter
Marcus Graham ATH June 8 247Sports (1st)/B5Q
Spencer Lytle OLB June 8-10 B5Q
Graham Mertz QB June 8 247Sports
Hayden Rucci TE June 8-9 Twitter
Joe Tippmann OL June 8-9 Rivals/
Leo Chenal ATH June 15 Rivals/
Julius Davis RB June 15-17 SB Nation
Lance Dixon LB June 15 247Sports (1st)/Land of 10
Nick Henrich LB June 15 Twitter
Rodas Johnson OG/DT June 15 #Sauces
Semar Melvin CB June 15-17 Twitter/Reconfirmed with B5Q on June 7
Gio Paez DT June 15 247Sports (1st/Twitter)
Etinosa Reuben DT June 15 Twitter

Participants from this weekend’s Wisconsin camp

A h/t to McNamara on retweeting those that attended the Badgers’ position camp on Friday. Here are a few: