LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. -- Michael O'Connor will never forget New Year's Eve 2013. It was the day his life was turned upside down. Just 10 days before he was scheduled to arrive as a midterm enrollee at Penn State, the four-star quarterback from Bradenton (Fla.
about 1023 days ago | Jeremy Crabtree | NCF On The Trail
Some coaches come out in flurry. Some like to wait and close the door behind everyone else. While Michigan and Ohio State go at the recruiting process differently -- or more to the point, Brady Hoke and Urban Meyer -- both strategies work.
about 1227 days ago | Brad Bournival | Ohio State Buckeyes
Ohio State's quest for an offensive lineman just might net them two. Both players are committed elsewhere, but both have been active looking around in the past few weeks. ESPN 300 guard Cameron Hunt (Corona, Calif.
about 1365 days ago | Brad Bournival | Ohio State Buckeyes
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- An injury that just couldn't be shaken off effectively ended one career at Ohio State. Another kept a coveted recruit from seeing the field with the Buckeyes last season, and his playing career won't continue at Ohio State, either.
about 1366 days ago | Austin Ward | Ohio State Buckeyes
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- One of Urban Meyer's keys to victory isn't that difficult to figure out. While he is having almost unprecedented success as a first-year coach at Ohio State -- there have only been two other coaches to start with 11 consecutive wins at the school -- it all begins in the recruiting world.
about 1429 days ago | Brad Bournival | On The Trail: Midwest Region
In the recruiting world, they call it flipping when one school has a recruit under its wing but by signing day that athlete commits to a different university. As the days dwindle until national signing day, attention has turned to which players Urban Meyer and Co.
about 1435 days ago | Brad Bournival | NCF On The Trail