Ohio State football star suspended; apologizes on Twitter

Ohio State football star suspended; apologizes on Twitter
Ohio State defensive end Chase Young rushes the Northwestern quarterback during the second half of an NCAA college football game Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, in Evanston, Ill. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast) (Source: Charles Rex Arbogast)

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WOIO) - A The Ohio State University star defensive end is suspended due to a possible NCAA issue from 2018, according to the Ohio State Department of Athletics.

According to Ohio State Athletics, Defensive End, Chase Young, will not play in Saturday’s game against Maryland Terrapins due to a possible NCAA issue form 2018 that the Department of Athletics is looking into.

The university released this official statement following the report:

Ohio State’s Chase Young will not play in this Saturday’s game between the Buckeyes and the Maryland Terrapins due to a possible NCAA issue from 2018 that the Department of Athletics is looking into.
the Ohio State Department of Athletics

Young took to Twitter to apologize to admit his wrongdoing and ensure OSU fans that he is fighting to get back on the field.

Young is one of the top prospects in the 2020 NFL draft and is considered a top Heisman candidate by multiple Heisman voters.

Young has 13.5 sacks and five forced fumbles in the 2019 season.

The Ohio State Buckeyes play the Terrapins at noon on Saturday.

Copyright 2019 WOIO. All rights reserved.