Youngstown State President Tressel responds to political reports

Jim Tressel took to Twitter Thursday afternoon to address the issue

Youngstown State Jim Tressel at Ohio Statehouse for suicide awareness

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – Youngstown State University President Jim Tressel says he has no intentions of getting into politics at this time.

Tressel is responding to a report that top Ohio Republicans want the former OSU coach to run for the Senate this year.

He responded on Twitter Thursday afternoon:

Also on Thursday, Congressman Jim Renacci announced he is dropping out of the governor’s race to run for the Senate seat.

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