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Monday, January 21, 2013
OSU's rough-and-tumble recruiting week
By Brad Bournival
Trying to keep up this week with Ohio State’s recruitment was a 24-hour-a-day job as the Buckeyes looked to wrap up the 2013 class, while keeping an eye on the future.
On Sunday, Ohio State target
talked about his official visit to Clemson and said he’s likely not coming to Ohio State and then
changed his mind
ESPN 300 offensive guard
gave the Buckeyes an idea of where he
sits in the recruitment race
In a week that turned into one filled with offers, sophomore phenom
picked up the
from the Buckeyes.
On Saturday, Oregon commit
Darren Carrington Jr.
talked about the
schools are showing him, while Friday, safety
nabbed an offer from the Buckeyes.
Thursday, Oregon commits
Ohio State visits
after picking up offers from the Buckeyes the day before.
It was also a huge day for offers as
ESPN Watch List
were presented with offers from the Buckeyes.
The biggest news of the day came when ESPN 150 athlete and Oregon commit
scheduled an official visit
with the Buckeyes despite the fact the Ducks new coach is a
. He picked up an Ohio State offer earlier in the week.
Four-star wide receiver
also scheduled an
, who was on an Ohio State official visit the weekend before,
broke down his final schools
Later in the week, the ESPN 300 running back said he’d take an
official visit to Georgia Tech
and named UCLA and Ohio State his leaders, while 1,100-yard tight end and Watch List junior Nic Weishar nabbed an
Ohio State offer
The biggest news
, who talked about his three finalists and gave a timeline for when he’ll make his decision.
ESPN Watch List wide receiver
re-opened his recruitment
, but stayed committed to Michigan State after
gave him an offer on Monday.
Monday started with ESPN Watch List junior
and Ohio State commit
weighing in on
their unofficial visits to Columbus and the mother of
clued Buckeyes fans in
on the junior college standout's official visit as well.
Cleveland St. Ignatius standout
gave his thoughts
on his unofficial visit as well and talked about his plan for committing.
Priester and Clark kicked off the crazy recruiting week by
picking up offers
from the Buckeyes.