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Ohio State Buckeyes Men’s Basketball Mid-Season Review
January 8th, 2013 at 4:05 PM
The Ohio State Buckeyes men's basketball team is off to a great start to the 2012-2013 season, going 11-3 in their first 14 games.  It's no surprise that the team is being led by DeShaun Thomas, Aaron Craft and Lenzelle Smith, Jr., all juniors who have been around some incredible...

Ohio State to Get Down To Business Today
September 8th, 2012 at 9:07 AM
The first week and the anxiety associated with it are over. The ice is broken. It's officially the "Urban Meyer Era" at Ohio State. Now it's time for the Buckeyes to settle down and start playing football. Not just walk on the field and play as it comes, but real...

Ohio State Vs Miami University Will Be an Emotional Game
August 31st, 2012 at 9:56 AM
***PHOTO1*** If you have been an Ohio State Buckeye fan for any length of time, then you know that each and every football game comes with some level of emotion behind it. Whether it's the positive outlook that we're going to crush Indiana, the vengeful remembrance of how Illinois knocked us...

Ohio State In Top 20 of Pre-Season AP Poll
August 19th, 2012 at 9:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** Summer is winding down. Temperatures are starting to be more fall-like. The smell of football is in the air. It's almost time for the kickoff of the fall season. Ohio State is about to hit the field being led by one of the most successful college coaches in the modern...

Good-bye BCS and Hello NCAA Football Playoff System
June 21st, 2012 at 7:57 AM
News released late yesterday indicating that the current BCS system for determining a national champion in college football is about to be eliminated and replaced with an actual playoff system - of sorts. Commissioners from all of the Bowl Championship Series (BCS) conferences announced last night that they have reached...

Ohio State Buckeyes’ Television Schedule Gives Team Great Visibility
June 7th, 2012 at 10:24 PM
The Buckeyes might have a bowl ban for the 2012 season, but the nation will see just about as much of them as it normally would during any other season. According to the team's official website, each of the Buckeyes' 12 games will be televised, and two of the first three...

Ohio State Reveals Secondary NCAA Violations
May 20th, 2012 at 3:16 PM
The Buckeyes turned over their list of NCAA rules infractions to the Plain Dealer last week, but unlike last year, there were no ticking time bombs that threatened the school's athletic programs' eligibility to compete. Ohio State revealed 46 self-reported NCAA infractions across 21 varsity sports. Some of those violations came...

Ohio State, Duke Rematch in Big Ten–ACC Challenge Showcase
May 15th, 2012 at 10:33 AM
ESPN has its showcase picked out for next season’s Big Ten-ACC Challenge, and it won’t come as a surprise for many. Ohio State and Duke face each other in a rematch on Nov. 28  Cameron Indoor Stadium. It will be the first time the Buckeyes, whose Achilles heal last season was...

Ohio State Buckeyes Still Foster Pride in Fans
May 11th, 2012 at 10:46 AM
***PHOTO1*** It's a great time to be a Buckeye fan. That's right. In spite of the bumps that the school has come across in recent years, in spite of the overwhelmingly negative publicity and comments that have been made about Ohio State sports teams or players or coaches, in spite of...

Ohio State Athletes Provide More Excitement for BuckeyeNation
May 8th, 2012 at 10:32 AM
***PHOTO1*** It just seems that there's no end to the great accomplishments of the Ohio State Buckeye athletes. Once again, from wrestling to gymnastics to football, the college sports news is alive with names Ohio State competitors. The wrestling team closed out its season in March, and on Sunday they held their...

Ohio State Softball Back On Track After Sweeping Double-Header
April 19th, 2012 at 10:10 AM
After a tough weekend where they dropped two at Purdue, the Buckeye women bounced back last night, taking both games at home against the Bobcats of Ohio University. The Buckeyes came into the game hot to regain their winning ways, and Ohio took the brunt of their determination. After gaining a 1-0 lead in the first inning and both...

Ohio State’s 27th Annual Jesse Owens Classic Starts Today
April 13th, 2012 at 10:43 AM
Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium will be alive today and tomorrow with competition between some of the best track and field athletes in the country. Athletes representing 66 teams will be participating in the event. According to Ohio State's official athletic website: Like the classics of the past, the 2012 edition will...

Ohio State to Celebrate 100 Years of Athletic Competition
April 10th, 2012 at 12:28 PM
***PHOTO1*** It was 100 years ago this year that Ohio State established its athletic department, and joined competitive collegiate athletics by becoming a member of the Western Conference that later became the Big Ten Conference. In 1912, Ohio State initiated its athletics program by establishing teams in baseball, men’s basketball, football,...

Ohio State’s Aaron Craft Recognized for Academic Excellence
March 30th, 2012 at 1:18 PM
***PHOTO1*** In the midst of all of the hype surrounding the Buckeyes making it to the Final Four comes a major accomplishment that should be recognized by all who understand the difficulties of maintaining grades as a student athlete. Aaron Craft has been awarded the NCAA's prestigious Elite 89 Award for basketball...

Ohio State Buckeyes Arrive at the Threshold
March 29th, 2012 at 1:24 PM
***PHOTO1*** It's taken a while to get back here. Since Thad Matta's 2006-2007 Buckeye team made it to the National Championship game, all those watching Ohio State's men's basketball program have predicted similar seasons each year for the Buckeyes. Each year, the actual results have fallen well short of expectations. The year after Ohio State played...

Ohio State Buckeyes Still Have Work to Do
March 25th, 2012 at 1:48 PM
After six months of basketball, another few weeks of preparations and years of high expectations, the Buckeyes are finally back to the Final Four.  ***PHOTO1***  With a win against top-seeded Syracuse Saturday night in Boston, Ohio State picked up its fourth win in a row and won the East Regional. The Buckeyes...

Ohio State Ties Help Ohio Bobcats in the Big Dance
March 21st, 2012 at 11:43 AM
A common phrase is that a person is the product of his or her experiences. That is especially true for the Ohio Bobcats, the team that many agreed was the least likely to make the Sweet 16 field in this year's NCAA Tournament. ***PHOTO1***  But a closer look at the Bobcats reveals...

Could Ohio State and Michigan State Be Destined to Meet Again?
March 19th, 2012 at 8:55 AM
As I sat down last Thursday to start watching the NCAA Tournament, I was prepared for another year of the higher seeds taking everything as they pretty much have for the last few years. I'm always hopeful for an upset or two. I think that when an underdog can pull...

Big Ten Off to Good Start in NCAA Showdown
March 16th, 2012 at 11:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** The second round of the NCAA Basketball Tournament tipped off yesterday, and three of the six Big Ten teams in the brackets, Wisconsin, Indiana and Ohio State, got to show their stuff. Each year when the NCAA Tournament tips off, every team in the bracket comes into their first game with...

Ohio State Men vs Loyola Tonight
March 15th, 2012 at 11:10 AM
***PHOTO1*** The much anticipated second round, and main body of, the NCAA Basketball Tournament gets going today with games all day. Capping off today's events is the 9:50pm ET game between the Ohio State Buckeyes and the Greyhounds of Loyola University Maryland. Loyola has a season record of 24-8, and is coming into the tournament...