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Comparing The 2018 Recruiting Classes Of Ohio State, Michigan

Here's how the two recruiting classes stack up.

National Signing Day was yesterday. The 2018 recruiting classes have wrapped up.

The past couple of seasons, Urban Meyer and Jim Harbaugh battled for Big Ten recruiting supremacy. Both consistently landed top 5-10 classes featuring a ton of elite prospects.

That's not really the case this year - for one of them, anyway.

Here's how the 2018 recruiting classes from Ohio State and Michigan stack up.

National ranking

Ohio State: No. 2

Michigan: No. 21

Big Ten ranking

Ohio State: No. 1

Michigan: No. 3

Top recruit

Ohio State: Nicholas Petit-Frere, 5-star OT, No. 7 overall recruit

Michigan: Aidan Hutchinson, 4-star DE, No. 112 overall recruit

Top 100 recruits

Ohio State: 13

Michigan: 0

Recruits from the rival state

Ohio State recruits from Michigan: 0

Michigan recruits from Ohio: 0

How the 2019 class looks so far

Ohio State: One commit - four-star offensive lineman Doug Nester

Michigan: Four commits, including five-star defensive end Chris Hinton


You can view Ohio State's full class here and Michigan's full class here.