No. 5 Ohio State faces No. 8 USC in the 82nd Cotton Bowl Classic in Arlington, Texas
More on Jeffrey: U.S. Army All-American Jeffrey Okudah was a unanimous 5-star recruit and considered the No. 1 cornerback prospect in the nation by 247Sports and the No. 1 safety prospect according to both Rivals and ESPN ... considered one of the Top 10 players in the nation overall, with 247Sports and ESPN ranking him No. 7, and Scout and Rivals Nos. 12 and 16, respectively ... a tremendous athlete who also had the No. 2 cornerback ranking as a senior by Scout ... one of the Top 2 players out of talent-rich Texas this recruiting cycle and an American Family Insurance all-USA defensive back ... posted 43 tackles, five pass break-ups and 795 total offensive yards in helping South Grand Prairie, coached by Brent Whitson, to the Texas class 6A state playoffs in 2016 ... named second-team Class 6A all-state as a senior by the Associated Press ... averaged over 24 yards per catch as a receiver in 2015 and also contributed 46 tackles and four pass break-ups ... finished second last summer, to Ohio State signee J.K. Dobbins, at the Nike+ football ratings competition at The Opening in Beaverton, Ore. ... Okudah is the son of the late Marie Okudah ... his guardians are Jane and Patrick Obodo.
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