Wednesday, February 2, 2011
Signed and sealed: Ohio State Buckeyes
By Adam Rittenberg
The Big Ten's top-rated recruiting class is official as Ohio State announced the signings of 23 players.
Ohio State's class includes five players already enrolled in school. The class features 13 in-state prospects, 13 defensive players, nine offensive players and one specialist.
Here's the position breakdown:
A few notes:
- Ohio State's early enrollees are: quarterback Braxton Miller, linebacker Ryan Shazier, defensive back Jeremy Cash, defensive tackle Joel Hale and tight end Jeff Heuerman
- The Buckeyes lead the Big Ten with seven ESPNU 150 selections: DE Steve Miller, LB Curtis Grant, CB Doran Grant, Miller, Shazier, WR Evan Spencer and G Michael Bennett
- Offensive lineman Chris Carter Jr., who was arrested Tuesday, is not included in the Buckeyes' list of signees. Carter will remain in jail overnight and be formally charged Thursday