Matthew Baldwin’s possible transfer could mean it’s time for a big change in Ohio State quarterback recruiting strategies.
In this episode of the Buckeye Weekly podcast, Tony Gerdeman and Tom Orr have a discussion about Ryan Day’s approach to recruiting in the state of Ohio. Basketball commit Ibrahima Diallo is also a topic, as is a rule proposal involving graduate transfers. Playoff odds are also talked about, specifically Michigan being more likely to make the…
Jaxon Smith-Njigba didn’t know which colleges would come calling, only that if he put in the work, the results would follow. That’s just the way he was raised. A prolific receiver out of Rockwall High School in Rockwall, Texas, Smith-Njigba caught 83 passes for 1,328 yards and nine touchdowns as a sophomore in 2017.
The 2019 Spring Game not only showcased the the current team. It was also a big weekend for the future of Ohio State football recruiting.
Ohio State men’s basketball landed a commitment from 7-foot center Ibrahima Diallo on Sunday, per a report from 247Sports.com. Diallo (7-0, 200) is from Napa, California and took an official visit to Ohio State last month. Soon after, he was down to two programs — Ohio State and Pitt. Ranked the No. 41 center in the nation per 247Sports…
You don’t get a second chance to make a first impression, but Ryan Day’s first chance at a second impression was apparently good enough. Lejond Cavazos, a 4-star safety prospect from IMG Academy, just announced that he was committing to Ohio State’s 2020 class.
The first full rankings for the 2021 college football recruiting class just came out, and Ohio State commit Jack Sawyer is right near the top of the list.
Jordan Morant (6-1 195) is 247Sports’ No. 1 safety in the 2020 class and the No. 43 player overall. In the Composite, he is the No. 8 safety and the No. 113 player in the nation. Morant attends Bergen Catholic High School in Oradell, New Jersey, which is the same high school that OSU redshirt freshman defensive end Javontae Jean-Baptiste attended.
Less than 12 hours after Urban Meyer announced his retirement as Ohio State head coach on December 4, 4-star IMG defensive back Lejond Cavazos announced that he was decommitting from OSU. Now, a few months later, Cavazos has announced his final grouping, as well as a commitment date of Friday April 12.