June 12, 2007

Kicker commits to Purdue

The next year may be a little difficult for Carson Wiggs.

It was the Grand Prairie, Texas, kicker's verbal commitment to Purdue Tuesday that made it that way.

The feeling is probably mutual.

Wiggs is expected to be ranked as one of the top overall kickers in the nation, a much-needed remedy for a kicking position that struggled in 2006 and a punting spot that will lose standout Jared Armstrong.

The 6-foot-1, 185-pound Wiggs kicks, kicks off and punts for South High School in Grand Prairie, but says kicking is his strong suit.

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