TFF: Ohio State Football announces date for walk-on tryouts

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Ohio State running back Mike Weber, left, celebrates his touchdown against Michigan State with teammate Johnnie Dixon during the first half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WSYX/WTTE) -- Those holding out hope that to be a member of the Ohio State football team will get their shot next week.

The program announced it will hold walk-on tryouts next Wednesday, January 17 at 6:15 pm in the Woody Hayes Athletic Complex. Registration is Wednesday, January 10, also at the "Woody."

Requirements include:

  • Being a full-time student the OSU main campus in Columbus with the students having their BuckID on hand both for registration and the tryout
  • Must not have any classes scheduled before noon
  • With a 3.0 GPA or higher preferred.

The drills include 20/40 yard dashes, cone drills, bag drills, and a 225-pound bench press.