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Versatile Guard Finds Right Fit At OSU

Smith is a Buckeye.

Ohio State men's basketball coach Thad Matta has never had a problem bringing in some of the nation's top recruiting classes since becoming the Buckeyes head coach. That reputation continued when he landed a verbal commitment from four-star prospect Lenzelle Smith, who was in town last weekend to see the football game and meet with the coaches.

Ohio State's 34-21 victory against Minnesota on Sept. 27 was a cause for celebration for more than one reason. First, it meant the football team got off to a winning start in conference play and gathered some momentum for the next week's game. Second, running back Chris "Beanie" Wells made his return to the Buckeye lineup and helped power the OSU victory. Last but certainly not least, Lenzelle... Recommended Stories

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