Tuf Borland
Tuf  Borland

RS Freshman

Bolingbrook, Ill.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 229



11 Buckeyes Graduate; 34 Named Academic All-Big Ten

Ohio State will suit up 14 college graduates for the Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic

Ohio State Overview: Tuf Borland red-shirted the 2016 season as a true freshman … he enrolled in classes in January 2016 so he has now participated in two spring drills with the Buckeyes … he is majoring in exercise science.

More on Tuf: Borland came to Ohio State as a 4-star outside linebacker prospect by both 247Sports and Scout … he was a two-time all-state selection who starred for Bolingbrook teams that advanced to Illinois state playoffs four consecutive years under the direction of coach John Ivlow … Borland recorded 165 tackles as a senior and was named all-state by the Chicago Tribune, all-SW Suburban Blue and the Voyager Media defensive player of the year … he had 152 tackles as a junior and was an IHSFCA 8A and Chicago Tribune all-state selection … he was rated a Top 20 linebacker prospect by Scout (No. 18) and 247Sports (No. 20) … also played baseball and basketball for two years … is the son of Jeny and Kyle Borland.