Ohio State Expects Star Defensive End Chase Young people have been quoted in the case of ESPN's Kirk Herbstreit.
The Buckeyes are hopeful that they will appeal to Young's case with the NCAA
The amount of the loan is said to have been repaid.
Sources confirmed to The Rose Bowl.
Ohio State hopes to hear next week's decision on Young's appeal.
He tied Ohio State's single-game records for sacks (four) and tackles for loss (five) in the Buckeyes'
last game, a 38-7 win over Wisconsin on Oct. 26. He needs a half-sack to tie Vernon Gholston's single-season team record set in 2007.
Young, a native of Maryland, wants to sit out Saturday's game against the terps. The top-ranked Buckeyes' final three regular season games are against Rutgers, Penn State and Michigan.
At 6-foot-5 and 265 pounds, Young is considered a potential no. 1