Found December 20, 2011 on Crystal Ball Run:
Perhaps Ohio State should have followed in the foot steps of Miami. While the Hurricanes did their own dirty work in skipping out on postseason play this year, Ohio State walked up to the soup bar in their fashion and confidently asked for postseason play. The NCAA responded with "No postseason for you, one year!" The news comes as a bit of a surprise, but the NCAA will ban Ohio State from postseason for one year, the 2012 season, according to a story by The Columbus Dispatch. This means there will be no bowl game for the Buckeyes in Urban Meyer's first season on the job and they will be eliminated form the running for the Big Ten championship game, much like USC was ruled out of the running during their postseason ban this season in the Pac 12. On, Wisconsin! As we know by now, the Buckeyes were labeled a repeat violator that failed to monitor the football program properly. The official details of the ruling will be confirmed this afternoon but The Dispatch reports ...
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