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Posted on Wed, Feb 1, 2012 : 5:01 p.m.

Video: Michigan coach Brady Hoke discusses the 2012 recruiting class

By Nick Baumgardner

Michigan football coach Brady Hoke unveiled his highly touted 2012 recruiting haul Wednesday.

Hoke's 25-man class, ranked No. 4 in the nation by and No. 6 by, featured nine players from the state of Michigan and nine more from Ohio.

The crop was highlighted by a pair of five-star signees: 6-foot-5, 305-pound offensive lineman Kyle Kalis (Lakewood, Ohio, St. Edward High School) and 6-foot-3, 320-pound defensive tackle Ondre Pipkins (Kansas City Park Hill High School).

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