Five-star defensive end prospect Nick Bosa has verbally committed to play at Ohio State.
Bosa will be a senior at St. Thomas (Fla.) this fall. He chose the Buckeyes over offers from many schools, including Alabama, Michigan State and Notre Dame, as well as in-state schools Miami, Florida and Florida State.
Bosa is the younger brother of Joey Bosa, who was an integral member of the Buckeyes' 2014 national championship-winning team.
Ohio State's 2016 recruiting class is currently ranked No. 1 in the country by Rivals.
Bosa is the No. 3 rated prospect in the country, according to the ESPN 300 rankings. He is the 18th player to commit to Ohio State's 2016 recruiting class.
The Buckeyes will begin their national title defense on Sept. 7 on the road against Virginia Tech.
- Rohan Nadkarni