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Football Recruiting

Remember When You Were Worried About Ohio State’s Defensive Recruiting?

“Does Ryan Day know there’s a defensive side of the ball?” That was a popular refrain for a very long time regarding Ohio State’s 2020 recruiting class. When spring ball started for the Buckeyes, there were six players committed. All six were offensive players. Another offensive lineman — Trey Leroux — came on board early during spring camp, but…

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Football Recruiting

What Is Ohio State Still Missing In the 2020 Recruiting Class?

Ohio State’s 2020 recruiting class is currently sitting at 19 verbal commitments, which is a lot. In fact, it is the most the Buckeyes have had by July 4 since Jim Tressel had 20 at this point in the 2009 class. That class finished No. 5 in the nation and featured five Top 100 players (Dorian Bell, Jaamal Berry, Jamie Wood, Duron Carter, and Melvin Fellows).