Michigan target TE Chase Allen opts for Iowa State

The Detroit News

Nixa (Mo.) tight end Chase Allen, who was being recruited by Michigan, announced Friday he will attend Iowa State.

Nixa (Mo.) High tight end Chase Allen announced he will attend Iowa State.

The 6-foot-7 prospect is ranked as the No. 21 overall tight end in the 2016 class by Scout.com. Nebraska, Florida State, Oklahoma State and Missouri were among schools recruiting him. National Signing Day is Wednesday.

Michigan has two tight ends among its 2016 commitments. They are:

*Nick Eubanks, American Heritage High, Plantation, Fla. (6-5, 215) – Three stars, No. 29 tight end nationally, No. 3 tight end in Florida.

*Sean McKeon, Shepherd Hill High, Dudley, Mass. (6-5, 230) – Three stars, No. 30 tight end nationally, No. 2 tight end in Massachusetts.