Trevor Thompson's Appeal to Play Immediately for Ohio State Denied

By Patrick Maks on August 3, 2014 at 12:26p

Trevor Thompson’s appeal to play immediately for Thad Matta and Ohio State has been been denied, a source close to the team confirmed to Eleven Warriors Sunday.

Thompson, a sophomore transfer from Virginia Tech who filed a hardship waiver with the NCAA last spring, will have to wait until the 2015-16 season to help give the Buckeyes a much-needed inside presence.

The 6-foot-11 center tweeted this last night:  

An Ohio State spokesman did not immediately respond to request for comment.

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