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Ohio State Buckeyes Get Pushed to Edge by Northwestern Wildcats
February 14th, 2013 at 9:10 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Ohio State men took on a floundering Northwest Wildcat team tonight at the Schott, and it should have been an easy win for the Buckeyes. The game started with Ohio State winning the tip and scoring the first four points. They looked strong, and it appeared that they might gain...

Young Buckeyes Look to Get Back on Track Tomorrow Against Northwestern
February 13th, 2013 at 9:38 PM
Tomorrow night the Ohio State Buckeyes basketball team will look to get back on track with their winning ways, when they host a struggling Northwestern team. To say that Buckeye Nation is filled with more skeptics and couch coaches than fans at this point in the season would be accurate. Having...

Ohio State Buckeyes to Venture into a Pack of Angry Wolverines
February 4th, 2013 at 10:53 PM
***PHOTO1*** It was Sunday, January 13 when the 18-0 Michigan Wolverines sauntered into Value City Arena to take on the Ohio State Buckeyes whose play had not met the expectations of many in the sports media. The Buckeyes had 3 losses, and even though all three were losses to top ranked...

Ohio State Buckeyes Fend Off an Iowa Hawkeye Surge
January 23rd, 2013 at 11:18 AM
The Ohio State men's basketball team returned to the Schott on Tuesday to start their next winning streak in the Big Ten. The Buckeyes were coming off a disappointing loss to Michigan State on Saturday, where they trailed late and were unable to take back the lead before the clock...

Ohio State Prepared for Michigan State Today
January 19th, 2013 at 12:36 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Ohio State Buckeyes are traveling to East Lansing today to face off with the the Spartans of Michigan State. Both teams have 1 loss in Big Ten play, but with 4 wins in the conference, Michigan State is tied with Michigan for second place while Ohio State, with only...

Ohio State Hands Michigan It’s First Defeat in A Tale of Two Halves
January 14th, 2013 at 1:57 AM
It was the best of halves, it was the worst of halves. That's how the game pretty much went for the #14 ranked Buckeyes on Sunday as they hosted the second ranked Wolverines. With top ranked Duke losing its first game to NC State on Saturday, Michigan entered Value City...

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 Standard of Excellence Continues
May 4th, 2012 at 11:59 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Ohio State Buckeyes continue to excel in both athletic competition and scholastics. This week has been a great example of both. Aaron Craft was recognized by the Ohio Senate yesterday for being named to the Capital One First Team Academic All American, and for also being named the Defensive Player...

Big Ten’s Outlook not So Nice for 2012–13 Basketball Season
April 7th, 2012 at 1:49 PM
Ohio State and Michigan State defined the Big Ten men's basketball season ... and I suppose Michigan made things interesting, too. Many fans and basketball analysts considered the Big Ten to be the best league in the nation this season, as was evidenced by teams such as Wisconsin and Indiana...

Ohio State Buckeyes’ DeShaun Thomas to Stay for Junior Year
April 6th, 2012 at 10:42 PM
***PHOTO1*** After the announcement that Jared Sullinger was leaving Ohio State for the NBA, Buckeye fans can breathe a sigh of relief knowing that DeShaun Thomas will return for another season. "We have a great team returning next season and I want to be a part of another championship run," Thomas...

Ohio State Buckeyes Learn Lesson of Youth
April 2nd, 2012 at 1:25 AM
Curiosity might have killed the cat, but what led to the Buckeyes' exit from the NCAA Tournament? ***PHOTO1***  A large part of it was the team's inability to close out the game and Kansas' resiliency in the final minutes. Deshaun Thomas getting into foul trouble certainly did not help matters very much, and...

Ohio State Buckeyes Fall to Kansas Jayhawks, Miss 2012 Championship Game
April 1st, 2012 at 9:09 AM
***PHOTO1*** Tonight, the Ohio State Buckeyes fell to the Kansas Jayhawks 64-62 in the Final Four of the 2012 NCAA Tournament. It was a tale of two teams on both sides of the ball as the second half appeared to be a separate game from the first half. Ohio State got...

Ohio State Takes on Kansas in the 2012 NCAA Tournament Final Four
March 31st, 2012 at 2:51 PM
Tonight, the Ohio State Buckeyes take on the Kansas Jayhawks in the 2012 NCAA Tournament Final Four. The game will be a rematch of the two teams December 10 meeting with one exception: The Buckeyes have Jared Sullinger back on the court. ***PHOTO1*** In their initial meeting, the Jayhawks defeated the Buckeyes 78-67....

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...

Buckeye Fans Will Flood High Street to Send Off the Ohio State Basketball Team When It Heads to New Orleans
March 27th, 2012 at 4:00 PM
  As the Ohio State Men’s Basketball team gears up to touch down in the Big Easy, New Orleans, Louisiana, for there Final Four showdown with the Kansas Jayhawks, Buckeye Nation will fill High St. to send them off in style. ***PHOTO1*** The university has planned for its students and fans to fill...

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 Buckeyes Headed to Final Four
March 24th, 2012 at 11:01 PM
***PHOTO1*** After tonight's 77-70 victory over the Syracuse Orangemen, the Ohio State Buckeyes are headed to the Final Four for the first time since 2007. That was the year they lost to the Florida Gators in the NCAA Championship game. No chance of Florida ruining the Buckeyes dreams this year...

Buckeyes Move on to the Elite Eight for First Time Since 2007
March 23rd, 2012 at 7:00 PM
  In last night’s game against the University of Cincinnati, the Ohio State buckeyes used a formula that is all too familiar to wear down the Bearcats. The unlikely contributor is what was most intriguing about the Buckeyes moving to the Elite 8 for the first time since 2007. ***PHOTO1*** For some of...

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 Buckeyes Headed to Sweet 16, Down Gonzaga 73-66
March 17th, 2012 at 6:03 PM
It was a hard fought battle, but the Ohio State Buckeyes managed to pull off a 77-63 victory over the Gonzaga Bulldogs. The win in Pittsburgh sends the Buckeyes to their third consecutive Sweet 16. ***PHOTO1*** The Buckeyes struggled early in the game, as they have in recent games. Gonzaga got out...