Written By Connor Patterson
Evan Pryor Commits
Ohio State added running back Evan Pryor to its 2021 class. Pryor knew what he was entering when he joined in and knew all the stars.He choose Ohio State over Georgia and North Carolina.When Pryor enters he will be with the running backs Master Teague III, Marcus Crowley and Steele Chambers. Due to the Buckeyes recruits they will be ahead of the competition.
The Effects Of Evan Pryor
3 commitments in the month of March for the Ohio State Buckeyes. Pryor is the 124 overall prospect in nation. Because of Pryor, Ohio State has the most ESPN Junior 300 commitments in all FBS programs. Which is more than Florida, Clemson, Oregon, Notre Dame, and North Carolina. Pryor is a 5-foot-11, 190-pound back from from Hough High School in Cornelius, North Carolina.
Some Struggles for Ohio State
Pryor has became the 13th commitment to the Ohio State roster already locked and loaded for the 2021 roster and is the first RB to join the group. The buckeyes entered the cycle of recruit after missing the previous class and desperatly needed some top tier running backs that is where they got Evan Pryor. They are still on some good guys that are the No.2 and No. 3 which is TreVeyon Henderson and Donovan Edwards.
Some Issues With Evan Pryor
One big problem with Pryor is his blocking ability. Because Pryor is so used to using his passing ability and usually in the pocket and getting better leverage. In the film of him he is using his upper body to block which is not going to help him against the big ten line backers. He will need to work on his lower body strength and using a block only using lower body strength.
Evan Pryor Highlights 2021 4 Star Running Back OSU Commit
His Relationship With The Other OSU Players
Ohio State was unexpected for his choice because his sister went to Penn State. But he thought that it felt like a family and he loved the people. Due to the voice chat he became friends with his future teammates and he thought they were great. In a few days he is going to actually come to Columbus. He has already met the team in Columbus and just like the voice chat he felt like a family. He is very exited to come to OSU and wants to find out about his new home.