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Buckeyes offer four-star tight end
Ohio State might’ve landed a commitment from three-star Cincinnati Elder standout Joe Royer in 2020, but that doesn’t mean the Buckeyes are done tracking down talented tight ends to add to the program. With the senior class now in the rear view mirror, Ryan Day and the new-look group of assistant coaches are hard at work trying to put together another star-studded class in 2021.
On Sunday afternoon one of the most sought after junior tight ends in the country ended his weekend on a high note by adding a chance to rock the Scarlet and Gray at the college level.
Adding Ohio State to his offer list that previously consisted of programs such as Alabama, Auburn, LSU, Oregon, Nebraska, and Penn State, four-star prospect Jermaine Terry now holds a scholarship offer to play for the Buckeyes.
Blessed beyond measures to announce that after a great talk with @OSUCoachKDub, I am proud to announce that I have received an offer from THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY #AllGlory2God #GoBucks pic.twitter.com/JZ77q6Zfl5— Jermaine Terry II † (@AllDayMaine) February 9, 2020
“It’s a blessing to receive an offer from such a historic school. [Player] Development comes to mind [when I think of OSU].” Terry stated to Land-Grant Holy Land on his offer from the Buckeyes.
A good-sized target at 6-foot-4 and 235 pounds, The Kennedy High (CA) junior accounted for over 200 receiving yards and three touchdowns this past season.
Currently considered the No. 4 tight end, and 134th overall prospect in the entire class of 2021 according to the 247Sports Composite Rankings, recruiting analyst Brandon Huffman had to the following to say about the Richmond, California native:
“A matchup nightmare, impossible for DB’s to cover with his size and too athletic and strong for linebackers to cover. Has tremendous hands, and his quickness off the line lends to his difficulty to cover. Has great catch radius and body control. Continuing to improve as a blocker. Projects as immediate Power 5 contributor and projects as second-day NFL draft pick.”
Want to see what Jermaine Terry could possible add to the Buckeyes offense? Check out these highlights of him in action from last season:
- Four-star class of 2021 defensive tackle Marcus Bradley announced his top 10 college programs via his Twitter page on Friday. Cutting things down from over 25 offers, the Maryland native is still considering taking his talents to either Ohio State, Duke, Maryland, LSU, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Virginia, or Georgia.