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Russ Yeast Visits Ohio State

Russ Yeast

Kentucky Commits to Visiting Ohio State

Russ Yeast, an athlete from Fremont Ross Ohio, is a 3-star prospect who is committed to Ky. He's having a great run out of the gate in this junior season. He made a visit to Ohio State this past Saturday.

Even though he's committed to Kentucky, he went to watch Ohio State and saw them beat Hawaii by a score of 38 to 0. Yeast is 5' 11" tall and weights 175 pounds. He pledged himself to the Ky Wildcats near the end of July and expects to follow in his father's footsteps (Craig Yeast), who was also a Kentucky star.

Yeast himself stated that "Even though I went to see Ohio State on Saturday, I am still committed to Kentucky 100%. I saw some great stuff and had a lot of fun. Tim Hinton (the coach) asked me last Tuesday if I would visit and I agreed. It was a really good experience."

9/21/2015 10:20:09 PM
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Rivals 100 Has Ohio State Commits Moving Higher


Nine Ohio State commits were present in the June Rivals top 250 when it was released including Nick Bosa, Kareem Walker, Jack Hausmann, Demario McCall, Malik Burrow, Jonathon Cooper, George Hill, Luke Farrell, and Austin Mack. Five of those nine are from Ohio. Just this week, Rivals released an updated Rival 100 with 5 Ohio State commits listed.

Nick Bosa at #15
Kareem Walker #21
Jonathan Cooper #57
Jake Hausmann #62
and Demario McCall #77

8/28/2015 10:49:02 AM
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Mistake Turned Success For Gavin Cupp

Gavin Cupp

Gavin Cupp, Michigan State's former triple star offensive guard who was dropped for participating in Friday Night Lights , has received an offer from Ohio State to join the Buckeyes team, and he has accepted the offer.

Yesterday's disaster appears to be today's masterstroke for Gavin Cupp.

Cupp defied Michigan States wishes by competing in Ohio State's Friday Night Lights camp. Only one week after Gavin Cupp was let go by the Spartans, he has accepted an offer from the Ohio State team. Gavin Cupp is from Leipsic, Ohio.

8/10/2015 3:52:34 PM
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Luke Farrell Commits To Ohio State

Luke Farrell

The Buckeyes are going to have another four-start prospect in 2016, and that prospect is none other than Luke Farrell.

In the past it looked inevitable, and apparently it was because it is now official, Farrell is a Buckeye. Farrell committed to Ohio State at Ohio Stadium, at its Friday Night Lights camp. The player did have other offers, which included Wisconsin, Duke and Nebraska.

As for where Farrell ranks, he ranks as the 7th tight end in the country, as well as the 158th overall prospect, and this means that Ohio State has three of the top 15 tight ends in the nation. Some of the top prospects that have committed also include Jake Hausmann and Kierre Hawkins. Hawkins spoke about Farrell, saying that the school views Farrell as a Noah Brown-style 'H' and that sentiment was referenced back when Farrell spoke about Ohio State in June.

7/27/2015 10:32:37 PM
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Cam Heyward Gets Extension from Pittsburgh


Thursday night Cam Heyward signed an extension with the Pittsburgh Steelers prior to the start of their training camp. This would have been the final year of his rookie contract. Heyward was very excited about signing an extension and stated his love for the organization. The deal comes in at over $59 million for a six year period. He had 53 tackles last year with 7.5 sacks, making him one of the bigger playmakers on the Steelers defense.

7/20/2015 1:56:27 PM
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Ohio State Receives A Verbal Commitment From Cornerback Wayne Davis

Wayne Davis

Everyone was eagerly waiting for Ohio State to add another player to their roster. The team received a verbal commitment from a new cornerback on Thursday, but it wasn't the player everyone was expecting to hear from.

Three-star cornerback Wayne Davis made his commitment to Ohio State via Twitter on Thursday afternoon. The 24/ composite ratings lists him as the 320th recruit amongst the players in the class of 2016.

As the day went on, Jared Mayden told the public that he also planned to reveal his collegiate choice at The Opening. Ohio State and Oregon are looking like the top 2 choices for this four-star cornerback from Texas.

7/13/2015 10:22:03 AM
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Austin Mack Quick Five Questions


We asked Austin Mack five questions about his recruitment and why he selected Ohio State for his college choice.

What are your best attributes on the football field?

“Best attributes are my route running and physicality.”

7/5/2015 10:17:55 PM
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Class Of 2016 Austin Mack Has Chosen Ohio State


Austin Mack, a four starred wide receiver from Bishop Luers, committed to Ohio State. In Fort Wayne Indiana he explains why he chose his loyalty to Ohio State. Mack had other schools to choose from such as, Notre Dame, Tennessee and Michigan, but he chose The Ohio State Buckeyes.

On Sunday morning Austin Mack publically announced to the public his decision. Mack, the four star wide receiver, who was one of the Midwest's greatest talents explained his choice. He quoted to the public that Ohio State was his first choice. He figured it was the Buckeyes all the way after giving it much thought. He thought about the move for months , then he and his family decided that playing for Ohio State was an excellent opportunity. His order of schools began with Ohio State as first, followed by Tennessee, Michigan and finally Notre Dame.

6/9/2015 11:15:23 AM
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Jordan Joins The Buckeyes In Outside Linebacker Slot


Michael Jordan, from Canton MI, became the 15th player to commit to Ohio State with a verbal agreement to join the Buckeyes as part of the Class of 2016.

The 6'6", 285-lbs. outside linebacker chose OSU after considering offers from Boston College, Iowa, Penn State, Miami, Nebraska, Michigan State, Notre Dame and the University of Michigan, among others.

He joins fellow offensive lineman Jack Wohlabaugh and Tyler Gerald on OSU's 2016 squad. According to sources, OSU may add one additional player at the OL position if they find the right candidate, but they are content with the current lineup and may stop at that if the team needs depth in another position or it fails to find a suitable prospect for the fourth spot.

5/21/2015 4:10:59 PM
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Jack Wohlabaugh’s Dreams Come True, Playing For OSU


The string of commitments just keeps getting longer for Urban Meyer and Ohio State. The Buckeyes just got an excellent offensive lineman in Jack Wohlabaugh. The Ohio native has long had his eyes on OSU but it was up in the air whether he would get a scholarship offer or not. The wait ended in the morning of the spring game and Wohlabaugh grabbed the opportunity right away.

Wohlabaugh is the eleventh person to commit from the 2016 class. In his tweet announcing the agreement, he expressed immense pride that he was selected to play for a team like the Ohio State Buckeyes. He clearly holds the program in high regard and is delighted that he could be a part of it.

4/24/2015 10:53:11 PM
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