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 lettered as a red-shirt freshman during the 2013 season after missing the entire 2012 football season with a foot injury ... he played in nine games last season as a reserve running back and on special teams ... he rushed the football 13 times for 76 yards and a 5.8 yards per carry average ... he had a long rush of 12 years vs. Florida A&M, a game in which he gained 49 yards off seven carries ... he is an Academic All-Big Ten Conference honoree and an OSU Scholar-Athlete majoring in sport industry.
More on Warren: Ball grew up approximately 15 minutes from the Ohio State campus and was the second commitment to his 2012 class (summer 2010) ... he was 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 scored 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 ... is the son of Warren Sr. and Danielle Ball.