Ohio State will suit up 14 college graduates for the Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic
Duo honored by conference for 3.7 or better GPA in 2016-17 academic year
Team had a spring semester GPA of 2.92 with 44 players at or above a 3.00 GPA
Academic All-American Sam Hubbard leads six-year high for academic achievers
The Buckeyes welcome the Cornhuskers to Ohio Stadium for a Top-10 Showdown.
Honors and Awards:
2016: Big Ten Distinguished Scholar, Academic All-Big Ten Conference, OSU Scholar-Athlete
More on Liam: McCullough is only the second long snapper in Ohio State annals to earn a scholarship offer out of high school; the first being Bryce Haynes, who graduated in 2016 and is preparing for medical school … McCullough had scholarship offers from two other Big Ten schools and one in the SEC … he was rated as the No. 1 long snapper in the country by 247Sports and No. 2 by the Rubio long snapping service … was called “dominant” by Rubio and “snaps with great power and accuracy” … was Kilbourne’s long snapper four seasons, and he has been a long snapper since the fifth grade … helped coach Vince Trombetti’s Wolves to an 8-4 record in 2014 and to the second round of the Ohio state playoffs … was selected to play in the U.S. Army All-America game … talents also include teaching himself how to play the piano and trombone … he is the son of Michelle and Mike McCullough.