The scholars were all part of Ohio State's unbeaten, 12-0 2012 season
Outstanding student-athletes will be honored at 46th annual Scholar-Athlete Dinner
The team held its third of 15 practices this spring in the Woody Hayes Athletic Center
Earliest start, perhaps, in school history comes after a 103-day break in practices
Buckeyes and Golden Bears are meeting for the first time since 1972
Ohio State Overview: Warren Ball missed the entire 2012 football season with a foot injury ... he was granted a medical red-shirt season and he will be a second-year freshman running back for the Buckeyes in 2013 ... he returned to the practice field for the 2013 spring drills.
More on Warren: Warren Ball is an OSU Scholar-Athlete majoring in economics ... he grew up approximately 15 minutes from the Ohio State campus and was the second commitment to his 2012 class (summer 2010) ... he committed early so he could focus solely on football and he produced a senior season that turned him into a four-star prospect who was ranked as the No. 13 running back by Scout.com, No. 16 by Rivals.com and No. 26 by ESPNU ... he was also on the Rivals 250 list ... rushed for 1,232 yards and 29 touchdowns as a DeSales senior and was named first-team Division III all-state by the Associated Press ... scored six touchdowns Sept. 2 vs. Brookhaven ... led the Stallions to a 2011 Central Catholic League championship, the second round of the state playoffs and was named all-conference ... also named to the Columbus Dispatch 2011 all-metro team ... helped DeSales reach the Division III state championship game as a sophomore in 2009 ... gained 700 yards and eight touchdowns as a sophomore despite missing part of year with an injury ... missed six games with a high ankle sprain as a junior ... played in the OHSFCA North-South Classic football game at Ohio Stadium ... rushed for 55 yards and a touchdown at the Offense vs. Defense All-American game ... is the son of Warren Sr. and Danielle Ball.