Pair of 5-star defenders include Ohio State in Top 6
Ohio State is in the running for 2 top talents from the 2023 class. High school teammates and 5-star recruits, Qua Russaw and James Smith released their Top 6’s on Friday.
Russaw is listed as a 5-star EDGE per the 247Sports Composite. He is the No.3 EDGE and No. 5 recruit from Alabama. The remaining schools inside his Top 6 are Florida, Alabama, Auburn, Georgia, and Alabama State.
FINAL 6 🙏🏾 @Hayesfawcett3 @Madhousefit @ChadSimmons_ @CoachKellyUA1 @CoachGolding @CoachMPeterson @coach_bnapier @CoachRoc @OhioStateFB @AuburnFootball @FloridaGators pic.twitter.com/vVZSxW2fz3
— Ru⚡️ (@JaquaviousRuss1) August 12, 2022
Smith is a 5-star DL per the 247Sports Composite. He will also be choosing from Florida, Ohio State, Alabama, Auburn, Georgia, Alabama State. Smith is the No. 2 DL and the No. 1 player from Alabama.
— James Smith (@BigKong57) August 12, 2022
It would be a huge grab for the Buckeyes if they can manage to reel in both Smith and Russaw. Ohio State currently has the No. 1 recruiting class in the B1G, and No. 4 overall.
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