The scholars were all part of Ohio State's unbeaten, 12-0 2012 season
A total of 37 Ohio State football players, each with at least a 3.0 cumulative GPA were honored Wednesday evening at the Ohio Union
Coaches choose sides in early morning draft; four will be captains for the game
Ohio State Overview: Ben is now a veteran with the Ohio State football program ... he is in his fourth season as a Buckeye after he initially walked on to the team in the fall of 2010 ... he redshirted the 2010 season and, although he has not seen any game action yet, he has been a valuable member of the scout teams for three years now.
More on Ben: An exercise science major, St. John is a fine student and has been named an OSU Scholar-Athlete three times for his efforts in the classroom ... he was a three-year starter at Woodmore H.S. under coach Lou Bosh ... he was a two-time team captain of his wrestling and track and field teams at Woodmore ... on the mats Ben won the 2009 Suburban Lakes League heavyweight championship and was runner-up in 2010 ... he was all SLL and a regional qualifier in the shot put and discus in track and field ... Ben is the son of Karen and Keith St. John ... he has two brothers, Michael and Drew.