Thad Matta has won a ton of games at Ohio State that will never be an issue. Thad Matta is one of the best recruiters in CBB that cant be disputed. Thad Matta has has some high level recruits not pan out though and that caught up to him this season. Was Thad discouraged? I am sure but he just went back out and loaded up on his 2015 class with 5 top 150 recruits. Now he has his first big get for the 2016 class. So lets get to know this young man.
I've made the decision to become a Buckeye. I will pursue my college career at The Ohio State University. #BuckeyeNation 🌰
— Derek Funderburk (@TooEvsy4) April 1, 2015
Derek Funderburk is a 6’9″ 210 lbs 4 star Center from Lakewood, Ohio. Derek is a Top 50 recruit with a 98 rating in the composite rankings. Derek will bring toughness and athleticism to the center spot at OSU something they have missed the last 2 years. He also will be the focus of the 2016 as he goes out to help recruit the rest of the class.