Should Ohio State be more concerned about Indiana than Michigan?

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Ohio State shot hardly squeaked by the Indiana Hoosiers past year, 42-35. And, yeah, the Hoosiers instrumentality the bulk of their stars that burned the Buckeyes past season. Indiana is simply a dark-horse favourite to triumph the Big Ten and Tom Allen has done an unthinkable occupation gathering that Hoosier program.

If the advancement Indiana has made connected the shot tract scares the Buckeyes, past the advancement it has been making connected the recruiting way should besides beryllium alarming. The Hoosiers had 2 four-star commits earlier the period of July hit, and connected July 7, they snagged different four-star, Omar Cooper.

Meanwhile, the Michigan programme is successful a bigger slumber than a Rip Van Winkle convention.

Indiana has Dasan McCullough, who flipped to the Hoosiers from the Buckeyes, Trevell Mullen and the aforementioned Cooper. Their recruiting people ranks No. 5 successful the Big Ten, which whitethorn not look similar a large woody considering Ohio State has dominated successful recruiting connected a nationalist scale, but Indiana’s emergence is thing to monitor.

Meanwhile, OSU is moving circles astir everything maize and blue.

In 2020, Indiana had the 12th-ranked recruiting people successful the Big Ten, beating lone Rutgers and Illinois. The 2021 Hoosiers people was again ranked No. 12, lone ranking up of Illinois and Purdue. Indiana is ranked up of Michigan State, Northwestern and Minnesota successful the 2022 class.

Meanwhile, Michigan can’t look to make the endowment it does get.

The Hoosier programme has been connected occurrence lately, and if it has different play wherever it competes for a Big Ten Championship and tin deed double-digit victories, this is simply a programme that could realistically vie with Ohio State acold amended than Michigan tin imagination of doing.

So #iufb didn’t get a perpetrate today? I was starting to expect 1 each time now. More to travel soon for sure.

— Wes Reynolds (@WesReynolds1) July 13, 2021

While Michigan continues to beryllium astir resigned to the information it can’t vie against Ohio State successful anything, Indiana mightiness beryllium champion positioned implicit the adjacent fewer years to beryllium a bigger menace than the Wolverines, overmuch the aforesaid mode it has been for the past mates of years.

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