Ohio State will suit up 14 college graduates for the Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic
Stay up to date on the Buckeyes as All-American lists are released
Three first-team All-Americans in 2017; Seventh consecutive year with multiple All-Americans
Award winning center Billy Price and CB Denzel Ward honored by AP this year; Nick Bosa 2nd team
Nick Bosa earns Walter Camp second team honors
No. 5 Ohio State faces No. 8 USC in the 82nd Cotton Bowl Classic in Arlington, Texas
For the first time, the Buckeyes host the Black Knights at Ohio Stadium
The Buckeyes open up the 2017 campaign in Bloomington with a Big Ten clash with the Hoosiers.
Ohio State meets Clemson in the PlayStation Fiesta Bowl/College Football Playoff Semifinal
The Buckeyes welcome the Cornhuskers to Ohio Stadium for a Top-10 Showdown.
Notable Note: Bosa is the fourth consecutive Ohio State defensive end to be named the Big Ten Conference’s Smith-Brown defensive lineman of the year, following in the trail blazed by his brother, Joey, in 2014 and 2015, and Tyquan Lewis in 2016.
Honors & Awards
2017: All-American (AFCA), Big Ten’s Smith-Brown defensive lineman of the year; All-Big Ten Conference (Coaches & Media), Academic All-Big Ten
2016: Freshman All-American (ESPN), OSU Scholar-Athlete
More on Nick: Nick Bosa was a consensus 5-star prospect in his ecruiting class with ESPN ranking him No. 3 overall on its 300, Scout ranking him No. 5 and 247Sports No. 8 … also a near-unanimous No. 1 defensive end prospect with ESPN, Scout and 247Sports ranking him No. 1, and Rivals ranking him No. 2 at the strong side end position … Bosa was first-team 7A all-state as a sophomore and junior and certainly would have been as a senior had he not been injured in game No. 8 and missed the rest of the season … a four-year starter for Aquinas teams that won 7A state championships in 2012 and 2014 under Rocco Casullo and in 2015 under Roger Harriott … recorded 56 tackles, 29.5 tackles-for-loss and five quarterback sacks as a junior in 2014 and had 21, 13.5 and five, respectively, before his injury in 2015 … an Under Armour All-American … is the brother of Ohio State’s two-time consensus All-American and two-time Big Ten defensive lineman of the year Joey Bosa, the third overall pick in the 2016 NFL Draft by San Diego …. parents are Cheryl and John Bosa … father was a first-round NFL Draft pick out of Boston College in 1987 by the Miami Dolphins and played three years in the league … uncle, Erik Kumerow, was Ohio State captain in 1987, a two-time all-Big Ten performer and a 1988 NFL first-round draft pick.
Urban Meyer Press Conference 3/6/18