Good things come in threes! As a part of the Spring Game weekend that saw a record 99K plus attendance, Ohio State picked up their their third verbal commitment in two days, although they’ll have to wait another year to see this one in scarlet and Gray Another in-state star, Westerville South’s Marcus Williamson is a […]
And here we go again! Spring showers bring recruiting flowers, and the Ohio State 2016 recruiting class picks up its’ second commitment in as many days. Jack Wohlabaugh from Stow Ohio joined the Buckeyes’ class almost immediately after receiving an offer this morning as a part of the Spring Game festivities. Projected by many to be […]
We haven’t even kicked off the Spring Game, and we’re already seeing fireworks! Ohio State gains their tenth member of the 2016 class when four star linebacker Tuf Borland gives the staff his verbal agreement to be a part of the Buckeye program Bollingbrook Illinois’ finest weighs in at 6’2″ and 225 pounds, and led […]
Ohio State’s 2015 “Quarterback situation” may be the talk of College Gameday, but the 2016 class has one name at that position. Today, De Soto Texas’ Tristen Wallace verballed to the Scarlet and Gray following a whirlwind recruitment process. Yes, the same De Soto High that brought us Dontre Wilson… They ain’t shabby. Wallace had […]
Four-star running back Demario McCall of North Ridgeville, OH apparently liked what he saw with his unofficial visit to Ohio State today. Liked it so much, he stated his commitment to come to Ohio State. The 5’11” 180 pound McCall is ranked (Rivals) as the 3rd top RB, at at overall #57, easily in Rivals […]
And the March to greatness continues, as Ohio State gets a verbal commitment from the seventh member of their 2016 recruiting class. As
Well, well. It’s “officially” official; Ohio State has a new running back coach who also has some recruiting chops. The agreement of Coach Tony Alford to move from (similar responsibilities) at Notre Dame to Ohio State is a solid hire. Jerry Emig confirmed what we’d suspected, for a few days, that Urban Meyer intended to […]
A few days ago we participated in the ‘Tony Alford Speculation Train‘ where a lot of not-really confirmed evidence indicated that (former) Notre Dame Running Backs Coach/Recruiting Coordinator Tony Alford was offered and accepted a similar position at Ohio State. Per Ohio State’s Jerry Emif, who’s the reliable source for something like this. Below is […]
Welcome to this week’s edition of Weekend Wonderings. I trust that you all got through the Holidays in fine shape and are keeping your new year resolutions.. Today we have updates on The James, this week in WWI and some college football. For mood music here is permanent musical accompaniment by Maroon 5. Grab whatever beverage that […]
Well, that was certainly a lot of fun, wasn’t it? After yesterday’s big news on the “Hey! New Buckeyes!!” front, we sat down in tBBC conference room to chat about our quick first impressions of the #Elite15. We also talked about who’s turn it was to bring doughnuts, but that’s not really relevant at this point […]
Welcome to “second Christmas” for college football fans, as we await to see what Santa Fax puts under the tree for the 2015 Ohio State recruiting class. Buckeye Nation is expected to grow by about 25 or more today, and we’re here to help you follow all of the ins and outs as the day […]
Like most/many/some of you I followed the college signings quite closely. [OK, I was contractually obligated to do so, but that isn’t the point.] This is really the only day I follow this stuff; in terms of the actual recruiting and the verbal commitment processes, I leave that to others with more interest and capability. […]
Offensive coordinator and line coach Ed Warriner got good news today, as a Maryland standout becomes the latest member of the 2015 recruiting class. Greenbelt Maryland’s Isaiah Prince joins the Buckeye team after a whirlwind recruiting saga that included a verbal commitment to Alabama earlier in the year, but then saw the Eleanor Roosevelt senior […]
Getting a verbal commitment from one of the nation’s top receivers? Pretty nice. Getting a verbal commitment from one of the nation’s top receivers who was expected to play for Bert Bielema? Freaking awesome. Particularly when that receiver has the skill set that K.J. Hill brings to the table as the latest member of the […]
Signing Day is right around the corner and here at The Buckeye Battle Cry Radio Hour, we bring you the best content we can to get you prepared for what could go down on Wednesday when members of the Class of 2015 fax in their letters of intent to various schools across the country to play football for those coaches and universities.
Ohio State is expected to finish the day with the highest rated class in the Big Ten and a top ten group of recruits across that national spectrum.
- The 2015 class as a whole and how they can provide depth despite heading to a National Championship team that is loaded at nearly every position
- Whether or not Cass Tech (MI) running back Mike Weber will stay an Ohio State commit despite a late surge from Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh
- Where Torrance Gibson fits in this class and how high he ranks among athletes across the country and quarterback and at Wide Receiver
- Who the “Sleeper” of this class is that could help Urban Meyer and company right away during the 2015 campaign
- The development of the coaching staff on the recruiting scene and how Kerry Coombs has carved a recruiting road into the state of Michigan
- How Ed Warinner has impressed recruits and their families with his ability to turn recruits into NFL lineman
- The likelihood of Porter Gustin signing on the dotted line and faxing over his letter of Intent to Ohio State
- If there could be a quarterback logjam down the road
- Who Jeremy’s favorite recruits are that decided to go elsewhere for their education and to play football
Plus, our own MaliBuckeye stops by to talk about the other side of recruiting and what role education and development have in the selections that young men will be making tomorrow.
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