OSU everything right for William Houston 

November, 15, 2012
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Any time Dublin (Ohio) Scioto’s William Houston needs to find a little extra during Ohio State’s August two-a-days, the 5-foot-11, 231-pound fullback will look to his left biceps.

That’s where a tattoo with the word “earned” rests and that’s exactly what Houston will be doing as a preferred walk-on for the Buckeyes in the fall.

“I got it the end of my sophomore year,” Houston said. “Until now, it really never had a meaning, but now this is going to push me to prove I deserve a spot on the big stage and deserve a scholarship.”

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