Father says Spence's suspension is unjust

The father of Ohio State's Noah Spence says his son unknowingly ingested the drug ecstasy and that the Big Ten unjustly suspended the sophomore defensive end. Spence was suspended for Ohio State's Orange Bowl loss and must sit out the first two games of the 2014 season. His father, Greg Spence, has told several media outlets that someone apparently slipped the drug into...
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January 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Noah Spence Is Planning To Sue The Big Ten Following Suspension After Testing Positive For Ecstasy

Twitter/@abc27news Noah Spence, a defensive end for Ohio State, recently received a three-game suspension from the Big Ten for testing positive for ecstasy and he is one unhappy Buckeye. Spence appealed his suspension, which originally was supposed to be for a full year, claiming two things: that he never intentionally took the drug, and that it was slipped into his drink at a party...
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January 07, 2014  |  Discuss

OSU’s Noah Spence suspended after testing positive for ecstacy

Somehow the NCAA thinks ecstasy is a performance enhancing drug        Ohio State defensive end Noah Spence was suspended for three games last week right before the Orange Bowl and now it’s known why. According to a report, Spence, who led Ohio State in sacks on the season with 7.5 , tested positive for a small amount of ecstasy before the Big Ten Championship game against...
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January 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: OSU's Spence suspended for Ecstasy

Ohio State defensive end Noah Spence missed the Orange Bowl and will miss the first two games of 2014 after testing positive for Ecstasy, ABC-27 News in Harrisburg, Pa., reported on Tuesday. Harrisburg is Spence's hometown. The Big Ten announced a three-game suspension for Spence last week for what the conference release called a "performance-enhancing substance." Spence...
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January 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Ohio State DE Noah Spence to miss Orange Bowl for breaking Big Ten rule

Ohio State defensive end Noah Spence has been suspended for the Orange Bowl as well as the first two games of the Buckeyes 2014 season. The all-Big Ten performer violated a conference rule, according to a statement released Wednesday by Ohio State. Spence did not travel with the Buckeyes to Florida due to what was deemed a “personal issue.” He led the Buckeyes in sack with eight...
January 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Ohio State DE Noah Spence Suspended 3 Games

Ohio State will be without one of their main playmakers for the Orange Bowl, and the first two games of next season. The Buckeyes announced via a press release Wednesday that Noah Spence has been suspended for three games for violating what was only described as a “Big Ten Conference Rule.” The defensive end will miss Friday’s Orange Bowl date with Clemson as well as the...
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January 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Ohio State’s Noah Spence Suspended For Orange Bowl

Ohio State defensive end Noah Spence has been suspended for three games for violating a Big Ten Conference rule.  Spence, who is second in the Big Ten in sacks and sixth in tackles for a loss, did not travel to Florida with the team for the Orange Bowl. There have been no details on what specifically led to the suspension. Spence will continue to attend classes and will be able...
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January 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Ohio St DE Noah Spence still not at Orange Bowl

Ohio State coach Urban Meyer says he may know Tuesday about the availability of All-Big Ten defensive end Noah Spence, who did not travel with the team to the Orange Bowl because of a ''personal issue.'' The Buckeyes are preparing to play Clemson on Friday night. Spence did not travel with the team Sunday. Meyer isn't revealing details about the issue. The...
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December 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Ohio State defensive end Noah Spence doesn’t travel with team to Miami

Ohio State defensive end Noah Spence did not travel with the team to Miami. Urban Meyer has not yet ruled him out for the Orange Bowl.
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December 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Ohio State’s Noah Spence did not travel to Orange Bowl

The Buckeyes arrived in South Florida today sans one of their key defensive playmakers: Defensive end Noah Spence did not travel as he sorts out “personal issues.” It appears he will not play in Friday’s Orange Bowl. Multiple reports on Twitter, including those of 10TV’s Beau Bishop, share that Spence was not on the team plane. It’s a huge loss as the sophomore was an All...
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December 29, 2013  |  Discuss

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