Ryan Day Still Has Buckeye Recruiting in an Enviable Position Following the 2020 Season


Full steam ahead on the trail.

Ryan Day has the Buckeyes destined for a second-place finish in the 2021 recruiting rankings, and he’s out in front with a big early lead for the 2022 class. We’re sitting here in late January with no college football, waiting for next Wednesday’s signing day, all the while wondering who will take over for Justin Fields this season.

It’s been just over three weeks since Ohio State landed its most recent commitment. That came on Jan. 2 with the addition of five-star 2022 corner Jaheim Singletary. Kerry Coombs beat out the in-state Gators and basically everyone else in the country for the Jacksonville defender.

With every new pledge on the trail, the natural question is always who could be next? We really only know of one decision that’s definitely on the horizon, but it’s always wise to expect the unexpected. For now, we’re looking at five names that are really worth watching.

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