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Meet Royce Jenkins-Stone

1/19/2012

Name: Royce Jenkins-Stone

Hometown: Detroit

Ht., wt.: 6-2, 218

Projected position: Middle linebacker

Q: Who will be your roommate at Michigan?

A: I don't know yet, I think it's going to be Kaleb Ringer or Ondre Pipkins.

Q: Do you plan on pulling any pranks on your roommate?

A: No, not at the start. I'm going to be the chill one.

Q: What are you most excited for about college?

A: Just trying to get out there and compete. It's going to be hard to get in the rotation, but I'm just ready to compete and get all my schoolwork out of the way.

Q: What are you least excited for about college?

A: Probably not starting at first.

Q: What are your goals while at Michigan?

A: To go in and try to be All-Big Ten, just try to do my best and ball out. Hurry up and go to the league, and get my degree at Michigan.

Q: Do you know what you want to study?

A: I think I'm going to do business, but I'm not sure if that will change.

Q: Are there any current Wolverines you're excited to learn from?

A: Probably when I get there I'll meet more people and learn from all of them.

Q: What's your favorite movie?

A: I watch a lot of movies, I don't really have a favorite. “Immortals,” that was pretty good.

Q: Who's your favorite music artist?

A: It changes, probably Drake.

Q: What’s the most embarrassing song on your iPod?

A: You'll probably find some Alicia Keys.

Q: Outside of football, what do you do for fun?

A: Just lay back and relax and play some video games. I like to play pool and air hockey.

Q: Who's your favorite athlete?

A: Lebron James

Q: If you were giving advice to a recruit in the 2013 class, what would it be?

A: Go to a school that wants you and isn't just recruiting you because you have stars and rankings. Go to a school that needs you and you might have a chance to play early. You have to want them and they have to want you.