Usually Ohio State football is making the recruiting headlines around this time of the year, but the Buckeye basketball program added a major 2016 recruit this morning. Lakewood (Oh.) St. Edward four-star center Derek Funderburk announced his decision via Twitter.
I’ve made the decision to become a Buckeye. I will pursue my college career at The Ohio State University. #BuckeyeNation
— Derek Funderburk (@TooEvsy4) April 1, 2015
Funderburk is the No.6 center and No. 41 overall player in the nation according to 247Sports’ Composite Rankings.