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Ohio State's newest assistant coach, Kerry Coombs, was a big fan of Urban Meyer before joining Meyer's coaching staff in early March. Read on to learn more about their relationship, Coombs' thoughts on his cornerbacks and his thoughts on Ohio State's recruiting in Cincinnati.

B1G Tourney Preview: Buckeyes looking to three-peat

The Ohio State Buckeyes pose with their hardware after defeating Penn State in the championship game, 71-60, in the 2011 Big Ten Men's Basketball Tournament at Conseco Fieldhouse on March 13, 2011 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Getty Images) The 2012 Big Ten Men’s Basketball Tournament returns to Indianapolis for the fifth consecutive year, which tips off with eight-seeded Iowa...

Is Ohio State in line for a 1 NCAA seed?

Ohio State got to February, started thinking about March and suddenly went flat. The Buckeyes went the diva route, too. Jared Sullinger signed off Twitter and admitted he was worried about media criticism and officials' calls. A 39-game home win streak ended, and then Ohio State lost a second game on its home floor. It seemed like there was lid on the rim and it was clear the...

Ohio State needs to play more than just 6 or 7 guys

In 2010, Ohio State won the Big Ten, the Big Ten Tournament and had a #2 seedin the NCAA Tournament. They were loaded with talent yet they only played 6-7 guys regularly, and were overly reliant on National Player of the Year Evan Turner. They were upset by Tennessee in the sweet sixteen. Last year, the Buckeyes were the tournament’s #1 overall seed, again loaded and deep, yet...

Ohio State Crushes Michigan In Semifinal

Jared Sullinger and Deshaun Thomas combined for 46 points as Ohio State dominated a Big Ten tournament semifinal contest against Michigan on Saturday afternoon in Indianapolis. The third-seeded Buckeyes never trailed en route to a 77-55 win over No. 2 seed Michigan.

Michigan will Have to Step up Game vs Bucks

Based on the way Ohio State looked in its first game of the event, the Wolverines will need to play much better against their archrival if they want to earn a spot in the league championship game.

View From Press Row: Purdue

The Ohio State basketball team came up with a win in the Big Ten quarterfinals on Friday night. For observations and analysis from the 88-71 win over Purdue, go inside.

OSU Ready For Big Ten Tournament

The third-seeded Ohio State basketball team is ready to begin its Big Ten Tournament action Friday night. Thad Matta has never been a big proponent of conference tournaments, but this year the Buckeyes have a lot riding on it.

View From Press Row: Michigan

The third-seeded Ohio State basketball team blew out Michigan in the Big Ten Tournament semi-finals in Bankers Life Fieldhouse on Saturday evening. For full analysis from the game, check out the latest version of View From Press Row.

BTT Semifinals: Michigan vs. Ohio State Open Thread

Photo: Dustin Johnston Less than 24 hours after Michigan’s exhilarating overtime quarterfinal win against Minnesota, the Wolverines will take the court to face Ohio State in the conference tournament semifinal. Michigan will play the role of underdog despite holding the higher seed. A championship match-up with Michigan State, who handled Wisconsin in the other semifinal, lies...

Parents Sweat Out Pro Day From Sideline

The pressure was on as former Ohio State football players worked out for scouts Friday at OSU's annual Pro Day, but at least they had control of the proceedings. On the other hand, their parents were stuck on the sideline in the Woody Hayes Athletic Center and could only root on their sons. What was it like for them? has the story.

Photo Gallery: Ohio State 77, Michigan 55

All photos by Dustin Johnston. Full gallery after the jump.
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