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Wells Only Running Back In OSU Class

Maurice Wells

Jacksonville (Fla.) Sandalwood running back Maurice Wells discussed signing with Ohio State today as well as Jason Gwaltney's decision to sign with West Virginia. That move leaves Wells as the only back in this class and one of just three tailbacks on scholarship for 2005.

Maurice Wells will sign on the dotted line later today for The Ohio State University. Wells committed to OSU at the U.S. Army All-American Bowl but it turns out he had a secret the whole time. I asked Maruice if the OSU-Michigan game had any influence over his decision. "Um, not really, actually," he said. "It was a great experience and made me excited but I've been committed since November... Recommended Stories