Signing day is not exactly right around the corner, yet recruiting news has dominated the college basketball headlines recently.
The Harrison twins and James Young made Big Blue Nation very happy with their decisions, Jabari Parker speculation is as rampant as ever, and prospects are making college visits left and right.
Yes, the headlines will change once actual games get under way, but college sports fans seemingly can’t get enough news about the decision making of 17 and 18 year old kids.
One coach and program that hasn’t made a ton of noise on the recruiting front so far this offseason is Thad Matta and Ohio State.
While the Buckeyes received a verbal pledge from Kameron Williams recently (and already have one from Marc Loving), there don’t seem to be any Greg Oden or Jared Sullinger lined up for the 2013 class.
This can certainly change quickly, because Matta is not done recruiting.
Read on to see five reasons why.