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Former Ohio State DE Noah Spence Thanks Buckeyes For Never Turning On Him

Former Ohio State defensive end Noah Spence may be off to Eastern Kentucky to finish out his collegiate eligibility, but he’s still got some love for the Buckeyes, regardless of the way things ended for him in Columbus. Spence, who was ruled permanently ineligible by the Big Ten after multiple failed drug tests, tweeted Tuesday that Ohio State “never” turned on him. He also...
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January 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Former Ohio State DE Noah Spence Will Transfer To Eastern Kentucky

After being ruled permanently ineligible by the Big Ten, many expected talented former Ohio State defensive end Noah Spence to enter the 2015 NFL Draft. Instead, he will reportedly spend his senior season at the FCS level. According to John Owning from Football Insiders, Spence is transferring to Eastern Kentucky. A source close to the situation has told Football Insiders that former...
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January 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Ohio State DL Noah Spence Ruled Permanently Ineligible By The Big Ten

It appears that Noah Spence’s career in Columbus is over. The Ohio State defensive lineman has been ruled permanently ineligible by the Big Ten, according to a statement released by Buckeyes’ director of athletics Gene Smith. Per Gene Smith, Ohio State’s Noah Spence has been declared “permanently ineligible” by the Big Ten. — Eric Seger (@EricSeger33...
Via College Spun
November 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Ohio State DE Noah Spence Has An Appeal Hearing Scheduled For Nov. 25, Possible He Could Return This Season

Noah Spence, Ohio State’s talented but troubled defensive end, might be returning to the field at some point this season. The former All-Big Ten performer was suspended indefinitely by the conference in September after failing his second drug test in nine months.  Spence, a would-be junior this season, has an appeal scheduled for Nov. 25.  Spence’s appeal hearing is scheduled...
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November 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Urban Rap: Meyer on special uniform patches, Cincinnati, recruiting, Kerry Coombs, Noah Spence & more

It that time of the week as we check in with Ohio State head coach Urban Meyer for his weekly press conference in the team meeting room at the Woody Hayes Athletic Center. First, Coach Meyer explains the special patch that will be sewn on Ohio State’s jerseys this Saturday […]
September 23, 2014  |  Discuss

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 a drink...
Via AP on Fox
January 08, 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 wasn't with...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
January 07, 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 sophomore leads the...
Via AP on Fox
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.
Via Gamedayr
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...
Via Waiting For Next Year
December 29, 2013  |  Discuss

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