After saying he was down to two schools last week, it looks like the same two schools remain locked in a heated battle to land a commitment form Bellbrook, Ohio, linebacker Austin Spitler (6-2, 216).
"If Ohio State offers, most likely I'll go there,” he said. “They’re my leader, but I’m also looking really hard at Wisconsin. I’ve got a visit set up to visit Wisconsin on December 3. I would like to have my decision made in the next few weeks.”
Spitler also has offers from Indiana, Stanford, Buffalo and Toledo, but this has turned into a Big 10 battle to the end.
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“I think both schools have great tradition,” he said. “I also think they have great coaches.”
This year, Spitler had 132 tackles, 11 tackles for a loss, seven sacks and two interceptions He earned first-team all-league honors and was named his league’s linebacker of the year.