One of the nation’s elite combo guard prospects, Jalen Warley, included Ohio State in his top 10 schools.
The West Chester (Pa.) Westtown School standout also listed Big Ten programs Maryland and Michigan, as well as Florida State, Louisville, LSU, Memphis, Miami (Fla.), Oregon and Virginia.
Top 10 pic.twitter.com/s7Cz4BUSU2
— Jalen Warley (@jjwarley) June 7, 2020
Warley, who hails from Norristown, Pa., is the nation’s No. 3 combo guard and No. 27 overall recruit for 2021. He is also the second-ranked player in Pennsylvania behind teammate Franck Kepnang, although 247Sports’ ranks him first.
Ohio State’s staff just offered five-star junior Jalen Warley during a virtual meeting, he told @Stockrisers. Will cut down his list the first week of June.
— Jake (@jakeweingarten) May 29, 2020
Ohio State head coach Chris Holtmann and his staff already have the commitments of two of the top prospects in Ohio in Convoy Crestview three-star forward Kalen Etzler and Willoughby Andrews Osborne Academy four-star guard Meechie Johnson Jr. for 2021.
For the class of 2022, the Buckeyes have secured a commitment from Cincinnati Princeton shooting guard Bowen Hardman.
|Name||Position||Height||Weight||Stars||Hometown||High School||Commit Date||Class|
|Etzler, Kalen||SF/PF||6-8||195||****||Convoy, Ohio||Crestview||May 12, 2019||2021|
|Johnson, Meechie||PG||6-3||180||****||Cleveland, Ohio||Garfield Heights||Aug. 14, 2019||2021|
|Hardman, Bowen||SG||6-3||160||***||Cincinnati, Ohio||Princeton||May 13, 2020||2022|
|Branham, Malaki||SG||6-4||175||****||Akron, Ohio||St. Vincent-St. Mary||July 22, 2020||2021|
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