Jantzen Dunn Ohio State Football Buckeyes
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Buckeyes Make Top Group for 4-Star 2021 ATH Jantzen Dunn

Dunn attends South Warren High School in Bowling Green, Kentucky. A 6-foot-2, 180-pound prospect, Dunn is the No. 22 Athlete in the 2021 class and the No. 318 player in the 247Sports Composite. The Buckeyes are interested in Dunn as a safety. Last May, Dunn was clocked at 4.54 in the 40-yard dash and posted a shuttle of 4.15 seconds and a vertical of 40.8 inches.

Jakailin Johnson Ohio State Buckeyes Recruiting
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Buckeyes Make Latest Cut for Top CB Target Jakailin Johnson

Johnson (6-0 168) attends DeSmet High School in St. Louis, Missouri, and is ranked the No. 5 cornerback in the 247Sports Composite and the No. 52 player overall. Rivals ranks him the No. 2 corner in the nation. Both services have Johnson as the top player in the state. Ohio State offered Johnson back in May and he has remained one of their top cornerback targets.

Evan Pryor Ohio State Buckeyes Recruiting
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Top Buckeye RB Target Evan Pryor Puts OSU in Final Six

Pryor (5-10 190) plays for William Amos Hough High School in Cornelius, North Carolina and is the No. 5 running back in the nation per the 247Sports Composite. He is the No. 87 player in the nation and the No. 4 player in his state. Pryor has visited Ohio State a couple of times, including last season for the Penn State game. OSU receivers coach Brian Hartline…

Damon Payne Ohio State Buckeyes Recruiting
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Buckeyes Make Latest Cut for Top DT Target Damon Payne

Payne (6-4 297) is the No. 5 defensive tackle in the 2021 class per the 247Sports Composite. He is the No. 31 player overall and the No. 1 player in the state of Michigan. He is currently a 4-star prospect, but if he remains near the Top 30, he would be in line for a fifth star. Payne is the No. 25 player and the No. 4 defensive tackle in 247Sports’ own rankings.

EJ Smith Ohio State Buckeyes
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Four-Star RB EJ Smith — Son of Emmitt Smith — Has Ohio State In Top 5

Smith (5-11 198) has been to Ohio State a number of times, including last spring and also last November for the Michigan game. Ranked the No. 4 all-purpose back in the 2020 class per the 247Sports Composite, Smith is the No. 126 player in the nation and the No. 19 player in the state of Texas. Smith also holds offers from Texas, Alabama, Michigan…