Ohio State has received its first commitment for the class of 2014 in junior offensive lineman Marcelys Jones.
Urban Meyer and the Buckeyes are certainly starting off on the right foot in regards to the 2014 recruiting class, as Jones projects to be a very talented player at the college level.
Brad Bournival of ESPN.com reports on the commitment:
Urban Meyer’s 2012 Christmas got a whole lot nicer Tuesday morning when Marcelys Jones(Cleveland/Glenville) committed to Ohio State.
In doing so, the 6-foot-4, 325-pound offensive tackle became the first commitment in the class of 2014 for the Buckeyes.
Jones is 6’5”, 325 pounds (as a junior remember) and he’s the No. 2 ranked guard in the class of 2014, according to the 247Sports Composite Rankings. Both ESPN and Scout.com have Jones listed as an offensive tackle.
He’s obviously a big lineman, and the fact that he’s ranked as both a tackle and a guard point to him being a very versatile lineman. Bournival also…
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