He has 15.5 tackles for loss and 13.5 sacks in eight games this season and was the best player on the field in No. 1 Ohio State's 38-7 home win over No. 13 Wisconsin in October.
Ohio State has verified the suspension of arguably the greatest participant in faculty football for every a release. He said he repaid it in full and is working with the university and NCAA to get back on the field.
However, there is a chance that this come become really bad for Ohio State.
If Young's account is accurate - and there's no reason to doubt it is - he's the latest in a long line of athletes who have discovered that the benefits of capitalism don't apply to those who play college sports.
The surprising move was disclosed in the team's status report and depth chart for Saturday's game. The school provided no other details aside from "the Department of Athletics is looking into it", but Young posted an explanation for the issue in a later tweet. Now they're on track to win the Big Ten East - they'll have to beat the Nittany Lions to do that - and advance to the Big Ten championship game. He was a preseason Associated Press All-American and is projected to be one of the first players taken in next year's National Football League draft.
The Buckeyes announced the move when they put out their depth chart for Maryland and he wasn't on it.
Chase Young is the best defensive prospect that we have seen in recent memory and he is going to be a superstar at the next level.
If the NCAA were to vacate wins, that would be disgusting for college football. Outside of the Rutgers game, Maryland has scored more than 28 in a game.