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Ohio State Buckeyes Gain Two Top Football Recuits
April 24th, 2012 at 12:49 PM
This weekend Urban Meyer increased his football commitments to the 2013 class by 2 more. To add to the excitement, these 2 are among the best in the nation. Lewis Neal, a defensive linebacker out of Hunt High School in Wilson, North Carolina has committed to become a Buckeye. Neal, at...

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 Buckeyes’ Jared Sullinger to Leave, Enter NBA Draft
April 4th, 2012 at 3:04 PM
After leading Ohio State to the Final Four only to implode against Kansas, it appears Jared Sullinger ready to take the next step. A source confirmed to ESPN's Andy Katz that the two-time AP All-American forward will forego his junior year and enter the NBA Draft. ***PHOTO1*** The source also confirmed that...

Ohio State Buckeyes Advance to Elite Eight with Convincing Win
March 23rd, 2012 at 1:04 AM
Other than the opening five minutes of the second half, the Buckeyes were in total control against Cincinnati Thursday night and earned a trip to the Elite Eight for the first time since 2007. ***PHOTO1*** Ohio State took a double digit lead into the locker room at halftime, but Cincinnati stormed back...

Ohio State Women an 8 Seed in NCAA Tournament
March 12th, 2012 at 9:41 PM
The Ohio State Buckeye men received a number 2 seed and face Loyola (MD) on Thursday at 9:45pm in Pittsburgh, but they aren't the only team representing the school in the 2012 NCAA tournament. The Buckeye women received an number 8 seed in their respective tournament and will make a...

Sheridan Opts to Travel to Closer Tampa Instead of Columbus
February 18th, 2012 at 10:03 AM
Have you ever excepted a job you wanted, only to have a better offer come along a short time later? Well, so has Bill Sheridan. Ohio State's student run newspaper, The Lantern, reported on the 16th that, Sheridan, the final cog in the Urban Meyer football coaching wheel, had rescinded the Buckeyes position in favor of the job...

Ohio State Women’s Basketball Defeats Purdue
February 12th, 2012 at 8:54 PM
The Buckeyes used a solid effort from the free throw line to propel themselves past Purdue Sunday at the Schottenstein Center. Ohio State needed all 40 minutes to secure the victory, but the result was well worth it: the Buckeyes moved into a battle for the top spot in the Big...

Ohio State’s Aaron Craft Gets Noticed on and Off the Court
February 3rd, 2012 at 9:52 PM
***PHOTO1*** Every Ohio State Buckeyes basketball fan knew Aaron Craft was going to be a special kid last season when he came off the bench to give the Buckeyes an energy boost. This season, Aaron Craft is a household name. Known for his ability to run the point, grab steals...

Ohio State Local Recruit Dropped Due to Criminal Charges
February 1st, 2012 at 11:20 AM
One of the very positive things about this year's recruiting class for Urban Meyer is that so many of the recruits come from right here in Ohio. It's exciting to know that Meyer is being so successful in our own back  yard. Yet, even some local recruits can't meet the high standards that are expected at Ohio State......

OVI Latest Charge for Buckeyes Defensive Back Dominic Clarke
January 12th, 2012 at 11:36 AM
  Ohio State University red shirt sophomore defensive back Dominic Clarke was arrested on Saturday, after he ran a stop sign and was reportedly going 35 mph in a 20 mph zone. After being stopped, the reporting officer judged him as being impaired, and that a breath test registered “low levels”. This was...

Ohio State Announces Players Who Will Play in This Years Senior Bowl
January 9th, 2012 at 4:44 PM
  Earlier today, January 9th, 2012, the Ohio State University announced that four of its seniors would play in the upcoming senior bowl. Here they are in no particular order. Daniel "Boom" Herron, Boom has made quite a name for himself since being at the Ohio State University. The 6', 200 pound...

Michigan Women Show Lack of Class in Win Over Ohio State
January 7th, 2012 at 7:51 PM
The Ohio State women lost their first game of the season tonight to the Michigan Wolverines in Ann Arbor, 73-62. It was a tough night for the Buckeyes, as both Tayler Hill and Samantha Prahalis struggled with their shooting. Prahalis didn't score her first points unitl there was about 6 minutes remaining in the game. At the time she made...

Purdue Boilermakers Get First Bowl Win for Big 10
December 28th, 2011 at 12:01 AM
Purdue ran over Western Michigan for most of the game, then held off a come-back run at the end to win by 5, 37-32 in the Little Caesar's Pizza Pizza Bowl. Western Michigan was looking for the their first bowl win in the school's history, but the team was plagued...

Former Ohio State Quarterback Troy Smith Arrested
December 24th, 2011 at 4:54 PM
Former Ohio State quarterback Troy Smith was arrested in Cleveland last night. He was pulled over for a traffic violation when the police discovered that he had an outstanding warrant for driving under suspension. The finding of that warrant led to Smith's subsequent arrest. ***PHOTO1*** Smith, a standout quarterback at Ohio State...

Ohio State Press Conference Scheduled for 5:15
November 28th, 2011 at 1:28 PM
Apparently the anticipation surrounding all of the Urban Meyer stories this past week is about to come to an end. The official Ohio State Buckeyes website is reporting that Ohio State will hold a press conference at 5:15 p.m. eastern time today to announce their decision regarding the head football coaching position. Luke Fickell, who was given that position...

Ohio State Women Over Lousiana State 77-68
November 27th, 2011 at 7:29 PM
The #19 Ohio State Women's Basketball Team has defeated the #23 Tigers of Louisiana State 77-68 in a hard fought game that was a good contest throughout the game until time ran out. The Buckeyes broke out to an early lead as the Tigers had a bit of a slow...

Is Urban Meyer Coming to Ohio State or Not?
November 23rd, 2011 at 1:34 PM
WKMG-TV out of Orlando, FL reported late last night that Urban Meyer is coming to Ohio State. It's a done deal. The report was that he has not officially signed, but has agreed to a deal that would pay him $40 million over a period of 7 years. That's more...

Ohio State, Urban Meyer Reportedly Agree to Seven Year Deal
November 23rd, 2011 at 9:14 AM
***PHOTO1*** Ohio State Buckeyes fans can finally breathe a sigh of relief. With all of the rumors surrounding the football program and the possibility of Urban Meyer coming to the school next season taking everyone on a roller coaster ride, it's finally time to get off and enjoy some smooth...

Ohio State to Bring in Urban Meyer?
November 18th, 2011 at 11:46 AM
***PHOTO1*** Ever since the Ohio State Buckeyes and former head coach Jim Tressel parted ways in May, rumors have been flying that the Buckeyes wanted to bring in former Florida Gators coach Urban Meyer. Things started getting more interesting when Meyer bought Kirk Herbstreit's old home in Upper Arlington. Now,...

Ohio State Buckeyes Suspend Jaamal Berry
November 3rd, 2011 at 2:18 AM
An Ohio State running back was suspended from the team Wednesday after charges were filed against him for allegedly taking part in an altercation in Columbus. Jaamal Berry was suspended for violating the team's code of conduct and will remain so "until charges filed against him have been resolved," The Columbus...