2024 3-star offensive lineman Jake Wheelock announced his commitment to the Cincinnati Bearcats on Saturday afternoon over scholarship offers from Duke, Virginia Tech and others.
Heading into his senior campaign at Stebbins High School, Wheelock is the 31st highest rated prospect from Ohio and the 55th ranked interior offensive lineman according to 247 Sports.
Wheelock is the first prospect from the 2024 class to commit to Cincinnati as first-year head coach Scott Satterfield looks to build an impressive recruiting class around the Dayton native.
With the upcoming Spring Game scheduled for April 15 at Nippert Stadium, the Bearcats will continue to develop the revamped roster as the inaugural Big 12 campaign quickly approaches.
Cincinnati Football: Bearcats pick up a commitment from 2024 offensive lineman Jake Wheelock
Satterfield discussed expectations for the Spring Game, the most intriguing storylines heading into next season, injury updates and more in a recent press conference via Cincinnati Athletics.
Even though it could be a difficult transition into a new conference under a new-look coaching staff, the Bearcats are hoping to secure bowl eligibility for a sixth consecutive season.
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Check out several takeaways from the recent Pro Day event including notable performances from wide receiver duo Tyler Scott and Tre Tucker, plus All-American linebacker Ivan Pace Jr.
Since the Big 12 schedule was released, make sure to read the Bearcats most recent matchup against every opponent. Cincinnati will begin Big 12 play against Oklahoma on September 23!