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Ohio State Lands 4-Star LB Javontae Jean-Baptiste

Ohio State players interacting with fans as they leave the field.

COLUMBUS, OH - SEPTEMBER 7: Fans congratulate the Ohio State Buckeyes as they leave the field following their 42-7 victory over the San Diego State Aztecs at Ohio Stadium on September 7, 2013 in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

A huge day continues for the Buckeyes.

Today has been a heck of a signing day for Ohio State.

Not only did they get a commitment from five-star offensive lineman Nicholas Petit-Frere, they also retained defensive coordinator Greg Schiano, who drew interest from the New England Patriots.

Oh, and head coach Urban Meyer said he plans on signing a contract extension soon. Not bad.

The Buckeyes also landed a commitment from a four-star prospect from New Jersey: Oradell (N.J.) Bergen Catholic outside linebacker Javontae Jean-Baptiste.

Jean-Baptiste is the No. 16 outside linebacker in the 2018 class, according to 247Sports' Composite Rankings. He joins four-star defensive tackle Tyler Friday as New Jersey recruits in this year's cycle for Ohio State.

The Buckeyes continue to battle with Georgia for the top spot in the team recruiting rankings. This one will come down to the wire.

Here's a look at OSU's class thus far.

The fax machines are humming nationwide and National Signing Day is rolling along.

Stick with The Spun for all of your signing day coverage.