Justin Fields is officially eligible for the 2019 season, and Buckeye nation is understandably elated.
After the decision was announced, Buckeyes past and present took to social media to celebrate.
One of the first to do so was the one passing down the throne:
— Dwayne Haskins, Jr (@dh_simba7) February 8, 2019
Fields' current teammates had some pleasant reactions, as well.
— Jeff Okudah (@jokudah_) February 8, 2019
— Teradja Mitchell (@7eradja) February 8, 2019
— Branden Bowen (@BrandenBowen) February 8, 2019
— BenVictor (@BinjimenVictor) February 8, 2019
Gene Smith was quick to thank the NCAA for the quick and athlete-friendly decision.
— gene smith (@OSU_AD) February 8, 2019
Former Buckeyes Cie Grant and Dustin Fox voiced their excitement as well.
— Sassy C (@only1CieG) February 8, 2019
Big news out of Columbus! https://t.co/J7ELycyHd3
— Dustin Fox (@DustinFox37) February 8, 2019
Even The Kid was feeling it:
Yessir, cant wait to see Justin Fields hit the field this fall!
— Evan Turner (@thekidet) February 8, 2019
— Parris Campbell (@PCampbell21) February 8, 2019
Ohio State fans will likely get their first glimpse of Justin Fields in a Buckeye uniform on April 13 at the annual spring game.