Scout Premium Content

Why Corey Brown Became A Buckeye

Brown is a Buckeye.

In a whirlwind of a weekend for Ohio State recruiting, Monroeville (Pa.) Gateway cornerback Corey Brown found himself as one of several names to offer up verbal commitments to the Buckeyes. Now that the dust has cleared somewhat, find out why Brown chose to come to Columbus.

In a press conference at his high school, four-star cornerback prospect Corey Brown listed a wide variety of reasons why he selected Ohio State as his college choice. But a few days later, looking back on the whirlwind weekend that was capped with a Monday announcement, Brown issued some direct credit. The recipient of the credit? OSU head coach Jim Tressel. "It's really because of Coach... Recommended Stories

Up Next

Even though it really was not much of a surprise Corey Brown still made his official decision today…