Found May 30, 2013 on Gamedayr:
Ohio State president E. Gordon Gee made some very inappropriate comments regarding the Catholics at Notre Dame, Louisville and the SEC.
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

Gordon Gee, Ohio State President, Takes Shots at Notre Dame, Catholics, SEC

Gordon Gee is either intentionally burning bridges left and right, or he really just does not think before he speaks. A record obtained by The Associated Press depicts the Ohio State president speaking disparagingly about a wide range of targets, including the Southeastern Conference, Notre Dame and Catholics in general, at an athletic council meeting in December. “The fathers...

Ohio Stadium to expand by 2,500 seats in 2014

Ohio State athletic director Gene Smith says plans have been made to expand Ohio Stadium by 2,500 seats in 2014. The proposal will go before the university's board of trustees next week. The project would cost $9 million. Smith said the seats will be added in the South end zone. The expansion would increase the official capacity of Ohio Stadium to 104,829. In other football...

Audio: Ohio State president Gordon Gee’s controversial speech in full

Full audio of Ohio State president Gordon Gee's controversial speech has been released, and he also claims that Barry Alvarez saw Bret Bielema as a "thug."

Ohio Stadium to expand by 2,500

Ohio State athletic director Gene Smith says plans have been made to expand Ohio Stadium by 2,500 seats in 2014. The proposal will go before the university's board of trustees next week. The project would cost $9 million. Smith said the seats will be added in the South end zone. The expansion would increase the official capacity of Ohio Stadium to 104,829. In other football...

Ohio State President Takes A Shot At Louisville & Kentucky

In late December, Ohio State University President, E. Gordon Gee, spoke at the school’s athletic council meeting and made some not so flattering remarks about the University of Louisville and the University of Kentucky. The audio from the meeting is just now surfacing, which is why this has become a story nearly six months later. When asked about the rumors of the Big Ten looking...

Gee was wrong, but OSU is doing something right

The events of recent days and months, some of which have either just come to light or have been revisited in some form or fashion this week, confirm one thing about the national profile of the Ohio State football program. As the kids say, it's out there. Good, bad andor occasionally ugly, Ohio State is under no one's radar. Because of last year's bowl ban, the Buckeyes...

Ohio State Player Profile – Ron Tanner

  A second year Safety out of Eastmoor Academy in Columbus, Tanner could be poised for a breakout type of year if the stars align just right. Ron’s unique set of skills allow him a certain degree of extra awareness when it comes to the safety position. A high school quarterback as well as safety, Tanner has the understanding of passing lanes and routes from the other side of the...

Twitter Reacts To Gordon Gee’s Comments On Notre Dame, SEC, And Louisville

In case you missed it, Ohio State President Gordon Gee had some colorful words to say about Notre Dame, the SEC. and Louisville. Gee reportedly insulted Notre Dame priests and insulted the SEC and Louisville by criticizing their academics. After this news broke, the Twittersphere exploded with responses to Gee. Some of the responses were pretty amusing so we complied a list...

OSU prez jabs Notre Dame, Catholics

The president of Ohio State University said Notre Dame was never invited to join the Big Ten because the university's priests are not good partners, joking that "those damn Catholics" can't be trusted, according to a recording of a meeting he attended late last year. At the December meeting of the school's Athletics Council, Gordon Gee took shots at schools...

Gordon Gee blasts Notre Dame, Catholics, and Southerners in one speech

Ohio State president E. Gordon Gee managed to hit the college football trifecta by blasting Notre Dame, Catholics, and Southerners all in one speech. The Associated Press obtained a recording of comments Gee gave at one of the school’s athletic council meetings last year. In his remarks, Gee ripped Notre Dame (and Catholics) for not [...]

Early Ohio State football preview & what others think about the Buckeyes across the country

With 94 days until Ohio State’s season-opener versus Buffalo on Aug. 31 at Ohio Stadium, soon store shelves across the nation will be full of...

Dickerson thrilled with Notre Dame offer

Defensive end Matt Dickerson of San Mateo (Calif.) Junipero Serra talks about the significance of a Notre Dame offer, why the Irish are high on him, and what his summer plans could look like.

OSU trustees: Prez 'embarrassed' school

Ohio State University's top trustees say insensitive comments by the university president have embarrassed and divided the university.

Gordon Gee takes shot at Notre Dame and the SEC

Ohio State President Gordon Gee has been known to say some pretty stupid things, between him and Ohio State’s Athletic Director Gene Smith, it’s tough to keep track.  On Thursday, some comments emerged from a December 5th meeting of the school’s athletic council.  Gee had a few choice words about Notre Dame, the SEC, the academic integrity of the Big Ten and the Big Ten...

Gordon Gee rips Notre Dame and SEC, now the memes rip on him

Ohio State president Gordon Gee's comments regarding Notre Dame and the SEC were totally inappropriate, and now the memes attack.
All Sports News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.