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First Ohio, Then the World for Buckeye Basketball

The new Buckeye basketball coaching staff wasted little time in showing their work. Chris Holtmann took over for Thad Matta less than two weeks ago, and when he met with the media last week he emphasized the importance of recruiting in the state of Ohio. On Monday, the first result of that came in the commitment of Massillon small forward Kyle Young. Young had previously…

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Chris Holtmann Lands First Future Buckeye with Flip of Kyle Young

Kyle Young is the No. 18 small forward in the nation per the 247Sports Composite and the No. 77 player overall. A First-Team All-Ohio selection this season along with fellow Ohio State signee Kaleb Wesson, Young becomes new Buckeye head coach Chris Holtmann’s first commit. Holtmann and his staff hit the recruiting trail immediately…