Kendall Sheffield emerged as one of OSU's top 3 CBs for 2017
Blinn Junior College
Missouri City, Texas
Ohio State Overview
Kendall Sheffield is rated as the No. 1 cornerback coming out of junior college by ESPN, Rivals and 247Sports ... he is the No. 4 junior college prospect overall by ESPN ... he will be a transfer to Ohio State from Blinn College in Brenham, Texas and he will have three seasons of eligibility with the Buckeyes ... in 2016, he played defensive back and returned kicks for Blinn and recorded 31 tackles, two interceptions and 11 pass break-ups, plus he scored touchdowns on both punt and kickoff returns ... Sheffield was a consensus 5-star prospect in the 2015 recruiting class out of Thurgood Marshall High School in Missouri City, Texas ... he signed with Alabama and then redshirted the 2015 season with the Crimson Tide before transferring to Blinn prior to the 2016 season ... as a prepster, he was a Under Armour All-American, an all-USA first-team selection by USA Today and a first-team Associated Press Texas 5A all-state selection in 2014 ... he played for coach James Williams ... rated the No. 2 cornerback by Scout and No. 3 by ESPN ... overall rankings were as high as No. 9 by Scout and No. 12 on the ESPN 300 ... Sheffield was outstanding as a sprinter, as well, winning the 2014 Texas state 5A 110-meter and 300-meter hurdles championships and repeating as 110-meter champion the next year ... he is the son of Shelia and Cecil Sheffield.