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Meyer lands top defensive end Noah Spence

Posted on: December 18, 2011 7:38 pm
 
Posted by Bryan Fischer

Urban Meyer has taken over Ohio State and quickly brought in a defensive line class that rivals any in the country. The latest addition came Sunday with Harrisburg (Pa.) five-star Noah Spence, who committed on his official visit to Columbus on Sunday.

"I am committed to Ohio State and I just decided to do it before the Under-Armour game," Spence told Scout. "I We went into Urban Meyer's office and I said Coach I am done and I want to be a part of the Buckeye Nation. I'd still like to announce on TV where I am going, but I didn't want to wait anymore."

The 6-foot-4, 245-pound Spence is ranked as the nation's top defensive end and number three overall prospect by Maxpreps. He held scholarship offers from just about every program from coast-to-coast but the comfort factor with Meyer and Ohio State allowed him to commit while on his visit.

"It feels so great, I am truly blessed," he said. "Feels like I got the monkey off my back and I thank God for being with me every step of the way and for blessing myself and my family."

Spence is the Buckeyes' 19th commitment for the class of 2012 and joins fellow top 100 recruits Se'Von Pittman and Tommy Schutt on the defensive line. He amassed 98 tackles and 12.5 sacks during his senior season and should compete for a starting spot early on at Ohio State.

"He blends great size with speed, quickness, and power," analyst Tom Lemming said of Spence. "He has a keen sense for the football and uses it on every down. Remarkably active with a terrific burst, he's able to rip off blocks with strong hands and tremendous natural strength."

Comments

Since: Jan 26, 2010
Posted on: December 19, 2011 9:38 am
 

Meyer lands top defensive end Noah Spence

To all you wicked suckeye fans...it just goes to show that for you cheating does prosper....but remember pride goes before a fall and hopefully your wicked scum bag coach Urban Liar gets exposed for what he really is. Curse your new coach your team and your evil university.



Since: Jun 23, 2008
Posted on: December 19, 2011 8:51 am
 

Meyer lands top defensive end Noah Spence

Urban Meyer graduated from the University of Cincinnati.



Since: Jan 3, 2010
Posted on: December 19, 2011 8:45 am
 

Meyer lands top defensive end Noah Spence

Hey lackwood ohio, I would not just the gun on quitter, er, I mean Urban myer.  The truth is you can't trust he will be there very long.  Just waitin to see how much of a mess he leaves osu in when he decides he wants to be with his family.  Oh, and by the way MICHIGAN beat you this year, haha!



Since: Jun 22, 2010
Posted on: December 19, 2011 8:05 am
 

Meyer lands top defensive end Noah Spence

Dear Buckeye Haters,

now that the greatly overblown "tatoo" issues are behind, you can count on continued success for the Horseshoe Gang.

Urban Meyer is continuing the  tradition of quality OSU coaches, which now includes Luke Fickell in addition to Jim Tressell, Earle Bruce, Woody Hayes..... 

Go Bucks!!



Since: Jun 19, 2009
Posted on: December 19, 2011 7:59 am
 

Meyer lands top defensive end Noah Spence

You have to love all these Buckeye haters that just a few months ago thought the program was that last little bit of bath water that circles the drain.  Now all they can do is complain, "'poaching"????  Are you serious???  Urban Meyer is kicking butt and taking names.  Get used to it because we are not going away and if you were sick of us before, you are going to puke in the future.  Five star recruits and BCS bowls are the norm again.



Since: Nov 15, 2006
Posted on: December 19, 2011 7:37 am
 

Meyer lands top defensive end Noah Spence

Poaching? The ship is sinking fast in Happy Valley and you can't blame players for wanting out of that mess. It's stilla  little gray in Columbus, but who would feel comfortable in those showers at Penns State?

As for poaching players from other programs in trouble, didn't look like Brady Hoke had any issues with accepting a commitment from Kyle Kalis. Better check out your own glass house before you start throwing stones.




Since: Nov 13, 2007
Posted on: December 19, 2011 7:35 am
 

Meyer lands top defensive end Noah Spence

I see the jealous haters, still hate. My goodness, is OSU wrecking your lives that much? Go post on your own irrelevant team's message board.




Since: Dec 18, 2010
Posted on: December 19, 2011 7:16 am
 

Meyer lands top defensive end Noah Spence

@fightclub - the only team who would stand a chance to run on these guys would be the school who landed the best OL class in the country.   Now who is that I wonder?  Oh, wait......      :)



Since: Aug 20, 2008
Posted on: December 19, 2011 7:07 am
 

Meyer lands top defensive end Noah Spence

What an incerdible DL class, you will not be able to run on OST for the next four+ years thats for sure, so much for Michitucky and Denerd.



Since: Apr 4, 2008
Posted on: December 19, 2011 7:04 am
 

Meyer lands top defensive end Noah Spence

Does anybody know when the NCAA is going to make a decesion on this criminal university? What's the hold up?


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