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Tate Martell Has Been Recruiting These Two 5-Star Wide Receivers Non-Stop This Week

The biggest recruiting event of the year is taking place in Oregon this week. Nike is holding "The Opening Finals," a national recruiting showcase, at its headquarters. 

No college football program has more commits at the event than Ohio State, which sent a record 11 players. 

One of those players, four-star quarterback Tate Martell, is doing a bit of recruiting for Urban Meyer's program while he's there. 

The dual-threat quarterback has reportedly been going after two five-star wide receivers: Trevon Grimes and Tyjon Lindsey. 

">@TheOpening yesterday.

— Jeremy Birmingham (@Birm)

Tate Martell told me he has been with Trevon Grimes and Tyjon Lindsey non-stop since they arrived at @TheOpening yesterday.

— Jeremy Birmingham (@Birm) July 6, 2016

">July 6, 2016


— Steve Wiltfong (@SWiltfong247)

#OhioState QB commit Tate Martell basically drafted Trevon Grimes and Tyjon Lindsey for teammates at @TheOpening:

— Steve Wiltfong (@SWiltfong247) July 5, 2016

">July 5, 2016

">July 6, 2016

Martell included both of those players on his Ohio State hit list.

Here's a look at the star recruits in action.

Ohio State is believed to be the favorite for Grimes, a 6-foot-3, 202-pound prospect out of Fort Lauderdale, Fla. He's ranked the No. 5 WR in the class and is set to make his announcement in late August. 

The picture is less clear with Lindsey, a 5-foot-8, 180-pound prospect out of California. Alabama, Nebraska, Notre Dame, Oregon and USC are all involved with the speedy wideout. He's ranked the No. 4 WR in the class. 

Ohio State's 2017 class is ranked the No. 1 class in the country by 247Sports