NCAA, "You boys have been bad!"
Buckeyes, "Yes and we are soooo sorry, but can we play in the bowl game,
can we, can we?"
NCAA, "OK, but you kids can't play for 5 games next season!"
With 4 of the offenders juniors in elligibility, they will most likely jump to the NFL draft, avoiding any real punishment. Sure, they have to repay the money they received, but an NFL agent will pick up the tab, considering it a drop in the bucket.
Way to show 'em, NCAA!