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Rivals 3 Stripe Ohio prospects predict where top players will land

CLASS OF 2019 RANKINGS: Rivals250 | State | Position | Team

Marvin Grant

HILLIARD, Ohio – We surveyed the Midwest’s top prospects on where they think a few of their highly-rated peers will commit to before they participated in Sunday’s Rivals 3 Stripe Camp presented by adidas. Eventual Rivals100 Five-Star Challenge presented by adidas invitee Marvin Grant was among the subjects, and his peers were torn on where he may end up.

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The pick: Purdue

Why: “It just seems like a place he likes. He's been down there a couple times.” – Three-star defensive end Michael Fletcher

The pick: Kentucky

Why: “There’s a little (Kentucky) buzz there.” – Four-star offensive guard Justin Rogers

The pick: Purdue

Why: “I think he might end up at Purdue. I don’t hear him talk about it, but I’ve got a feeling it’s going to be Purdue.” – Three-star Michigan State linebacker commit Marcel Lewis

The pick: Michigan

Why: “I think he is like a hometown person, so I think Michigan would fit him perfect.” – Three-star wide receiver Kyron McKinnie-Harper

The pick: Michigan

Why: “I think he likes Michigan and I think that’s a good fit for him.” – Class of 2020 wide receiver Abdur-Rahmaan Yaseen

The pick: Ohio State

Why: “Zach has a good relationship with coach (Larry) Johnson at Ohio State but I’m not sure.” – Three-star defensive lineman Anthony Booker

The pick: Ohio State or Penn State

Why: “They would good spots for him because of the way they play and what their defensive ends do. Him being an Ohio guy, Ohio State will be tough for anyone to beat.” – Fletcher

The pick: Ohio State

Why: “I honestly think Zach will end up with us at Ohio State. He seems to love it every time I talk to him.” – Rivals250 Ohio State offensive line commit Doug Nester

The pick: Ohio State

Why: “Every time I've been at Ohio State I've seen him there.” – Three-star tight end Erick All

The pick: Michigan State

Why: “I feel like Jaren is going to stay home and go to Michigan State. I talk to him a lot really. I know his family likes it there.” – Two-star athlete Kerry Martin

The pick: Texas

Why: “That’s his hometown and I see he’s visited there a few times, so it seems to fit him perfect to me.” – McKinnie-Harper

The pick: Michigan State, Texas or Texas A&M

Why: “I could see him at any of those three, especially the Texas schools because that's his home state.” – Fletcher

The pick: Michigan State

Why: “I want him to come to MSU, but I don’t know. I’m going to predict MSU though.” – Lewis

The pick: Michigan State

Why: “He has every (offer) in the country; he can pick where he wants to go. But probably Michigan State.” - Yaseen