Ohio State will suit up 14 college graduates for the Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic
J.K. Dobbins second team; Parris Campbell and Isaiah Prince third team; 11 Buckeyes honored
Billy Price also mentioned as No. 1 center prospect; Marcus Baugh coming off 24-catch season
Four Buckeyes earn first team All-Big Ten honors on the offensive side of the ball; six total honored
Day includes a freshmen practice, an upperclassmen practice and graduation for some
No. 5 Ohio State faces No. 8 USC in the 82nd Cotton Bowl Classic in Arlington, Texas
The Buckeyes travel to Ann Arbor for The Game
The Buckeyes host the Rebels for the first time in program history.
The Buckeyes travel to College Park to take on the Maryland Terrapins.
The Buckeyes welcome the Cornhuskers to Ohio Stadium for a Top-10 Showdown.
Ohio State Overview: Marcus Baugh was a four-year letterman for the Buckeyes who played in 52 games and started 29 times, including 12 times as a senior. He played in 12 games during the Buckeyes 2014 national championship season and he was a part of bowl victories over Alabama (Sugar Bowl), Oregon (CFB national championship game), Fiesta Bowl (Notre Dame) and Cotton Bowl (USC). He also was on Big Ten title-winning teams in 2014 and 2017. Baugh finished his career with totals of 55 receptions for 607 yards and eight touchdowns. He was one of two Buckeyes to catch a pass in every game in 2017 and he had at least one reception in 23 of his last 24 games played. His fine senior campaign included 28 receptions for 303 yards and five touchdowns, and huge plays vs. Penn State (game-winning TD reception with 1:48 to play covering 16 yards) and Michigan (game-tying, 25-yard TD reception). Baugh graduated in December 2017 with his degree in criminology.
Honors & Awards
2017: Graduated in December (Criminology), Honorable mention All-Big Ten (coaches & media)
2016: Honorable mention All-Big Ten (coaches & media)
Notable: Baugh ranks ninth at Ohio State in receptions by a tight end with 55 and he ranks seventh in touchdown receptions by a tight end with eight.
More on Marcus: Baugh was a consensus four-star prospect as a high school senior and a Top 150 player overall, including a No. 73 ranking on the final Scout 100, a No. 102 ranking on the ESPN 150 and a 148 ranking on the final Rivals 250. Also considered among the Top 3 tight end prospects in his recruiting class (Scout and 247Sports). He caught a combined 68 passes for 1,138 yards and 10 touchdowns as a junior and senior for John W. North High School and coach Mark Parades.
BAUGH'S CAREER RECEIVING STATS
BAUGH'S GAME-BY-GAME RECEIVING
|at Penn State||5||55||1|
|at Michigan State||2||20||0|
Note: Baugh had one reception for 2 yards in 2014 vs. Kent State, and in 2015 he had one reception for 5 yards vs. Illinois and one for 27 yards vs. Notre Dame.
BAUGH'S CAREER HIGHS
Receptions: 5, at Penn State, Oct 22, 2016
Receiving yards: 55, at Penn State, Oct 22, 2016
Receiving TDs: 1, 8 times (last vs. Michigan, 2017)
LONG RECEPTION: 31, ARMY, SEP 16, 2017