Ohio State Buckeyes | Robert Landers | DT | No. 67
Robert Landers could be the man on the nose this year
Wayne High School
Huber Heights, Ohio
Tackles For Loss
Passes Broken Up
Ohio State Overview
2016 Season (Freshman): Among the team leaders with 7.5 TFL ... season-high four tackles, all solo, and had 2.0 TFL in the win over Tulsa ... also notched 2.0 TFL in wins over Rutgers and Indiana ... added one sack vs. Rutgers.
Overview: Robert "BB" Landers redshirted the 2015 season as a true freshman ... was called a "disruptive force" throughout his senior season at Huber Heights and especially during his team's run to the Division I state championship game ... he totaled 153 tackles during his career for coach Jay Minton, including 16.5 tackles-for-loss ... he was a second-team Associated Press all-state selection as a senior and an all-Southwest Ohio Team 25 honoree after helping Huber Heights to a 13-2 record ... he was also named all-Southwest District and he was chosen as the all-area defensive player of the year ... earned a 4-star rating from Scout and listed by that organization as the No. 4 defensive lineman in Ohio and the No. 6 lineman in the Midwest ... also had a high national ranking of No. 29 at defensive tackle ... 247Sports listed him as a Top 50 defensive tackle ... Landers won the 2014 state track and field competition in the shot put as a junior and finished fifth as a senior ... younger brother, Trey, was all-state in basketball and he will be a freshman with the Dayton Flyers basketball program in 2016-17 ... the brothers, and younger brother Trey, are the sons of Tracy Matthews.