Ohio State joins list of schools recruiting Mars’ Michael Carmody
Friday, February 15, 2019 | 12:18 PM
Mars junior Michael Carmody added his ninth Big 10 football offer Thursday when conference champion Ohio State joined his scholarship list .
The Buckeyes joined conference foes Penn State, Michigan, Michigan State, Northwestern, Maryland, Nebraska, Rutgers and Wisconsin in recruiting the 6-foot-6, 290-pound offensive tackle.
Overall, Carmody holds nearly two dozen offers, including Pitt and West Virginia. Auburn offered him a scholarship Tuesday, adding another SEC school to his options. The Tigers joined Mississippi State and Missouri.
Rivals ranks Carmody as a four-star recruit and the second-best prospect from Pennsylvania in the 2020 graduating class.
He starts at center for the Mars basketball team, which enters the WPIAL playoffs as the No. 1 seed in Class 5A.
Chris Harlan is a Tribune-Review staff writer. You can contact Chris at [email protected] or via Twitter @CHarlan_Trib.