Last year's team when it came to did not have any large guys with pure athletic ability and toughness. Buckeye Nation is hoping that he has addressed those needs with his new classes and big time transfer signings. OSU was able to get a remarkable shooter with today's new recruit. He is also capable of working free for an open look at the basket. Let's take a quick look at what Thad has accomplished.
Austin Grandstaff is close to 6'5" and weighs 191 lbs. He is an accomplished four star shooting guard out of Rockwall, Texas. Many experienced scouts have spoken highly of Grandstaff. They believe he is an unstoppable scorer who can make a shot from anywhere on the basketball court. Granstaff needs to improve his defensive skills, but Thad Matta should be able to help him in this area.
Grandstaff is ideal for Ohio State's Basketball Program. His presence on the court will help elevate the play of his teammates. Ohio State is expected to be ranked at number two at the start of next season.
247 Sports ranks Grandstaff at a four star and the 38th best player in the entire country. ESPN has him ranked as the 41st best player in the land. Rival considers him to be the 41st best player in America. They also give him a 4 star ranking.
Austin Grandstaff Went LIGHTS OUT & SCORED 51 PTS