Well, not here exactly. But something close to it.
Four years ago as a sophomore at Hazelwood Central near St. Louis, Mo., Aldridge battled a classmate equal in size, speed and strength in A.J. Jimmerson, now a red-shirt freshman back at Michigan State. Aldridge moved to Indiana a year later and his career took off from there, but the Irish back gained plenty from working against another Division I athlete on a daily basis.