Ohio State amps up recruiting efforts 

November, 8, 2012
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Aside from the handful of offers Ohio State coaches made this week, they checked in on more than a few commits and targets.

Among them were ESPN Watch List wide receivers Dominique Booth (Indianapolis/Pike) and Austin Roberts (Carmel Ind./Carmel) and ESPN 150 running back Cornelius Elder (Nashville, Tenn./The Ensworth School). Buckeyes commit and offensive tackle Tim Gardner (Indianapolis/Lawrence Central) was also paid a visit.

[+] EnlargeDa'Shawn Hand
Courtesy of InsideNoVA.comOhio State paid a bye-week visit to defensive end Da'Shawn Hand, who is expected to be one of the top prospects in the class of 2014.
Ohio State talked to coaches about ESPN Watch List juniors like cornerback Jabrill Peppers (Paramus, N.J./Paramus) and defensive end Da’Shawn Hand (Woodbridge, Va./Woodbridge) as well as Hand’s teammate Marcus Boone -- a 2014 running back.
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