Ohio State Makes Final Five of 2015's No. 1 Running Back (and Former Michigan Commit) Damien Harris

By D.J. Byrnes on August 1, 2014 at 7:46 pm

Damien Harris (left) with 2015 commit Justin Hilliard at The Opening


The flames of Ohio State's summer recruiting extravaganza, Friday Night Lights, hadn't yet been extinguished before 24/7 No. 1 dual-threat-quarterback, Torrance Gibson, vaulted the Buckeyes to the top of his list.

It's little less than a week later, and Ohio State is sitting pretty with 24/7's No. 1 running back of the 2015 class, Kentuckian Damien Harris.

Here's Harris' final five, issued a couple hours after earning an offer from Texas A&M:

As you can see, it will be some stiff competition to land Harris. Regardless of what happens, Buckeye fans will always be able to take consolation in the fact Harris, the former Michigan commit, has finally dashed any hope of him playing in Ann Arbor.

That's a victory in of itself. 

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