Michael Hill gives Buckeyes pledge No. 14 

June, 27, 2012
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Even before a single offer rolled in, Michael Hill had a favorite in mind.

The massive defensive tackle had long since confided to his coach at Pendleton (S.C.) High School that he loved watching Ohio State on television.

Now he's planning to suit up for the Buckeyes after verbally committing to Urban Meyer's program on Wednesday, Pendleton coach Paul Sutherland confirmed by phone.

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