Welcome to this week’s edition of Weekend Wonderings. The men’s basketball team seems to be finding its way, the women’s team is still in the wilderness and the football team had a very successful Letter of Intent Signing Day. Grab whatever beverage that you prefer, or need, and let’s proceed. The James/Wexner A new study […]
The Buckeyes had a pretty big day this past Wednesday on National Signing Day and we wanted to get everyone’s thoughts about the class. Matt Finkes, Adam Sabie. Which recruit the Buckeyes got signed was the biggest surprise to you and why? Jeremiah MOTSAG – For me it is Malik Hooker- no one knew who […]
Today is the offseason day college football junkies love. It’s National Letter of Intent Day. The day high school seniors can make official their college choice. At the end of the day, or actually the signing period to be more exact, the so-called experts will rank the classes. Ohio State is hoping to claim the […]
Welcome to “Second Christmas” for college football fans… the day when programs accept written commitments from the nation’s best high school players to join their families. It’s another place where “bragging rights” come to play as well, as every University wants to bring in the top ranked class by the assessment of Rivals, Scout, 247, […]
Wednesday was a celebration for many across the country; families, coaches, and fans. But not everyone saw National Signing Day as a great event.What started out as a Tuesday conversation with a friend of mine who works in Higher Education turned into his sending me the following reflection on the underside of roster management, admissions, […]
In a battle that came down to the wire, Georgia standout safety Vonn Bell selected Ohio State over Tennessee and becomes the latest member of what’s shaping up to be an epic 2013 recruiting class. Bell is ranked as a five star athlete on all of the major recruiting sites, and was a standout during […]
National Letter Of Intent Day is often called “Second Christmas”, and today Coach Meyer got another great present to open as Florida receiver James Clark joined the 2013 Recruiting Class. Clark visited Columbus in January, but was seen as a strong Florida lean- even visiting Gainesville this past weekend after being on their campus numerous […]
Signing Day Central from Official Site (Photo Gallery, Bios, etc.) Bill Greene Live Chat at Noon (via Fox Sports Ohio) Meyer Call-in Show on 97.1 The Fan at Noon Live Press Conference at 3 p.m. Welcome to The Buckeye Battle Cry’s signing day headquarters for Ohio State’s 2013 class! For people that follow recruiting obsessively, […]
Following an epic National Letter of Intent Day at Ohio State, several of the Buckeye Blogs wanted to take a closer look at how this will all play out for the future. Be sure to check out the work at The Buckeye Blog, Buckeye House Call, Men of the Scarlet and Gray, Our Honor Defend, […]
[Update] Don’t forget to check out the Signing Day Chat with Bill Greene. Bill is the best in the business and it is well worth your time. [Update II] You can also go back and view Kyle Dodson’s announcement if you missed it, which featured a unique way of choosing the Buckeyes that is worth […]
Ho hum, another day in Buckeye land with another commitment. The latest comes from Cleveland Heights offensive tackle Kyle Dodson (6’6″ 310 lbs). Dodson is the finishing touch on what has turned into a solid group of 2012 offensive linemen for the Buckeyes. He joins Taylor Decker, Joey O’Connor, Patrick Elflein, and Jacoby Boren in […]
The incredible infusion of talent into the Silver Bullet defense continues today with the verbal commitment of NC LB Jamal Marcus. Within days of each other, linebackers David Perkins, Camren Williams and now Jamal Marcus have chosen to be Buckeyes. It can’t by emphasized enough how exciting that is for the future of the defense. […]
Bill Greene is without a doubt the best in the recruiting business. The Live Chat will start at 1 p.m. Enjoy!
Good news for a Thursday… Tonight, the University announced that Cleveland Kennedy student and Senate League MVP Chris Carter had signed his letter of intent to be a part of the Ohio State class of 2011. Carter had been expected to sign on NLOID, but an investigation into alleged misconduct kept him from doing so. […]
Before we move on to the class of 2012 or go back to making well aimed fun at “Leaders” and “Legends”, Kevin has a visual reminder of the yesterday’s epic signing day. Just think of it as a Second Second Christmas present.