Ht: 6-4 Wt: 190
Rivals: 3-Star #5 K
Scout: 4-Star #2 P
247Sports: 3-Star #2 P
ESPN: 3-Star #7 K
Drue Chrisman is considered the No. 1 punter prospect in this recruiting class with 247Sports ranking him No. 1, the prestigious Kohl's kicking and punting organization ranking him No. 1 (out of 81 punters) and Scout ranking him No. 2 ... he had an impressive list of scholarship offers, including from Florida State, UCLA and BYU in addition to Ohio State ... averaged 46.4 and 43.0 yards per punt during the 2015 and 2014 seasons for LaSalle, respectively ... the Lancers, his high school team coached by Jim Hilvert, won back-to-back Division II Ohio state championships those seasons as well ... named first-team Division II all-state by the Associated Press as a senior after earning second-team honors all-state honors in 2014 ... first-team all-Greater Catholic League ... named all-USA Ohio by USA Today ... a U.S. Army All-American ... named all-district three times ... was 38-40 on extra points as a senior and kicked a game-winning, 41-yard field goal with 10 seconds to play to help LaSalle defeat Colerain, 39-36, in a key game ... Drue is the son of Sheila and Travis Chrisman.
Ohio State, Florida State, UCLA
He's a punter. He punts the ball with his leg and foot. The ball goes far.
Chrisman will reportedly grayshirt in 2016 and be a true freshman in 2017. Even if he doesn't and is part of the 2016 team, he won't see the field because the Buckeyes already have one of the nation's best punters in Cameron Johnston.