The Buckeyes conclude spring drills with the annual Spring Game
Ohio State Overview: Joshua Alabi is a fourth-year junior who is vying for playing time along the offensive line … in his second full season as an offensive lineman … he is coming off a 2017 season that saw him play in 10 games and earn his first Varsity O letter … most of his action came on special teams, but he did have double-digit snaps on offense in six games, including career bests of 44 plays vs. UNLV and 41 vs. Illinois … Alabi has played in a total of 15 games through his first two seasons after red-shirting the 2015 season as a true freshman ... he played in five games in 2016 along the defensive line … he is majoring in family resource management.
More on Joshua: Alabi was rated the No. 1 defensive line prospect in the state of Michigan by Scout and a Top 30 strong side end by both Rivals (No. 26) and 247Sports (No. 30) as a high school senior … also was an accomplished offensive line performer … one of three from Cass Tech to sign with Ohio State recently, including safety Damon Webb and running back Mike Weber … that trio helped Cass Tech win a state title in 2012 and back-to-back Detroit Public School League championships in 2013 and 2014 … was named Division 1-2 first-team All-State in 2014 as well as Detroit News all-metro, Public School League all-city, PrepStar all-Midwest Region and a member of MLive’s 2014 Dream Team … parents are Felicia Jones and Charles Alabi.
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Draft Day: Denzel Ward