Pokes hunt fourth win over an AP top-10 team since 2008.
A contributor on special teams ... Has seen time on both sides of the ball during his time at OSU, playing both fullback and linebacker.
2013 (R-Freshman): Played in 12 games as a freshman ... Saw action with the special teams unit, tallying six tackles during the regular season ... Credited with two tackles against Lamar and TCU and one tackle against Kansas and Oklahoma.
High School: Another former standout coached by John Walsh ... Member of the ESPN150 ... Ranked by Scout as the nation's No. 27 prospect at tight end with Texas Football Magazine listing him among the state's top 30 linebackers ... SuperPrep ranked him No. 60 among all Texas prospects ... Rivals penciled him in at No. 42 overall in Texas and No. 26 nationally as an "athlete" ... As a senior, he had 105 tackles with four interceptions and caught two passes, including a 49-yard overtime score in the playoffs ... Also played basketball ... Participated in the peer assistance leadership group PALS ... Scholarship offers rolled in from Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Michigan and Purdue, among others.
Personal: Dominic James Ramacher was born June 14, 1994, in Coon Rapids, Minn. ... Son of Tracy and Troy Ramacher ... His mother played volleyball at Texas-Pan American and his uncle, Travis White, was a receiver at North Dakota State ... Education major.