Dasan McCullough, 6’5” and 220 pounds, is the 7th best athlete nationwide in the 2022 recruiting class. The best prospect in Kansas out of Blue Valley North High School, he committed to play at Ohio State on August 19th. McCullough was recruited by Al Washington and also had offers from Boston College, Arkansas, Alabama, Clemson, among many others. His is projected to play linebacker at Ohio State.
OSU head coach Ryan Day made a strong push to secure the verbal commitment of McCullough over many good programs including Texas that had hoped to move farther north with the current class but failed on this occasion.
Ohio State’s 2022 Class
Ohio State’s 2022 class now features 5 top 150 recruits and is ranked among the strongest in the country. McCullough has not made a visit to Ohio State, due to the Covid 19 pandemic.
McCullough Returning to Ohio
McCullough grew up in Cincinnati and with his brother, Deland McCullough II plays for the Miami Ohio RedHawks at this time, it was a move back home for the Buckeye. The close location of Columbus to most of his family was a strong draw for the standout football player.
Kevin Wilson and McCullough’s dad also have a long history. Deland McCullough was coached by Kevin Wilson and later worked for him as a running backs coach at Indiana. He currently is the Kansas City Chiefs running backs coach.
Commitment: Dasan McCullough picks Buckeyes, commits to Ohio State