The Chronicle Telegram is reporting that Ohio State defensive tackle Tracy Sprinkle was suspended from the team after being arrested for heroin possession.
Lorain police have confirmed that Ohio State University athlete and former Elyria High School football player Tracy Sprinkle was arrested July 4 on charges of possession of drugs, drug paraphernalia, rioting/failure to disperse.
The university has also confirmed the report.
OSU confirming arrest of freshman def. lineman Tracy Sprinkle Friday. First reported by 11 Warriors.
— Clay Hall (@claywsyx6) July 5, 2014
Sprinkle redshirted last season after enrolling early in January of 2013.