Found March 04, 2014 on Double Coverage Football:
Chalk another one up for the NCAA, kids. A report by the Cleveland Plain Dealer revealed that Ohio State self reported 42 minor NCAA infractions in 2013, including one for an eight-second phone call. Head coach Urban Meyer was on vacation with his family and having lunch with Tim Tebow when he got an unsolicited call from recruit Clifton Garrett. Meyer told garret Tebow was with him and allowed the linebacker to wish his former QB luck in the upcoming NFL season (glad that worked out). He probably would've gotten away with it if it hadn't been for that meddling kid:Ohio State self reported the eight second conversation once they found out Garrett had tweeted details. Yeah, the entire "student-athlete" system might be crumbling in the next few years as players sue and unionize, but the NCAA had to draw a line in the stand somewhere. An unexpected, unplanned phone call with Tim Tebow that isn't even long enough for him to get through his "I'd like to tal...

Ohio State drops out, Cincinnati down in AP Top 25

It was not a good week for Ohio's two ranked college basketball squads and that is represented in this week's Associated Press Top 25 poll. Cincinnati (24-5) has fallen four spots from No. 11 to No. 15 after a loss to Connecticut Saturday in which they shot 27 percent from the field. The verdict was similarly grim for Ohio State (22-8), who has fallen out of the rankings...

Buckeyes' Meyer back to work after surgery

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Urban Meyer prowled the sidelines as always on Ohio State's first day of spring practice, looking fit and engaged just days after surgery to relieve pressure from a cyst on his brain. Meyer did not seem limited by the operation he had over the weekend to alleviate recurring headaches. He chatted with players and coaches, yelled out instructions and watched...

Meyer Address Health, Buckeyes After Practice

Spring football is here, and the Ohio State football team is back on the practice field. The Buckeyes first spring practice was Tuesday and afterwards head coach Urban Meyer gave an update on his health, Braxton Miller and several other subjects.

OSU's Meyer doing well after medical procedure

On the eve of the first day of spring football practice, Ohio State announced football coach Urban Meyer had a short medical procedure over the weekend but is doing well. The 49-year-old Meyer had a small fluid collection removed to alleviate "intermittent headaches" he had been experiencing in recent weeks. It was related to a congenital arachnoid cyst discovered more...

Plenty of personnel developments as Buckeyes begin spring ball

Although the temperature in Columbus dipped into single digits on Monday night, Ohio State is set to begin spring football practice Tuesday afternoon, and the school announced a few personnel developments before the Buckeyes hit the field.   The most significant was a confirmation of something that was reported in early February: sophomore linebacker Mike Mitchell is no longer practicing...

Meyer "won't be ignorant" with latest health issue

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Urban Meyer doesn't do anything half speed and has a history of pushing himself too hard, so there's no such thing as a "minor" health scare when it comes to Ohio State's 49-year old head coach. Last weekend Meyer had a cyst removed from his head in "a short medical procedure," as Ohio State termed it in a Monday night news release...

Meyer feels good as Ohio State opens spring practice

Ohio State head coach Urban Meyer underwent a minor surgical procedure over the weekend to remove fluid from a congenital arachnoid cyst. It is a problem that has bothered Meyer at times in the past, but now he hopes to have it behind him. On Tuesday Meyer returned to doing what he is best known for, coaching. Meyer addressed his medical operation to the media and says he is optimistic...

Ohio State Football Spring Notebook

The Ohio State Buckeyes have kicked off spring practices and have their sights set high for the 2014 season. Urban Meyer & company will look to take this Buckeyes team all the way to the National Championship. Camp opened Tuesday with some interesting story lines going early. Meyer cleared for Practice Head coach Urban Meyer was given the OK by doctors to lead the Buckeyes here...

Video: Clemson Unveils Tombstone For Ohio State To Commemorate Orange Bowl Win

The pre-game rubbing of Howard’s Rock isn’t the only important tradition the Clemson football program boasts. The Tigers also have a “graveyard” near the football facilities with tombstones dedicated to every major road victory the team has notched over a ranked opponent over the years. While this past year’s Orange Bowl against Ohio State wasn’t technically an away game...

Cus Words: Day 1 Ohio State spring football observations

Defensive backs were the main eye-catchers on the first day of Ohio State football spring practice for 2014. We have heard all about what effect new co-defensive coordinator Chris Ash will have on a secondary that was the second-worst in Ohio State history last season, and it was on display yesterday as the Buckeyes worked out sans pads. Cus Words: Day One Observations...

Meyer Goes Under Knife, Set For Spring Ball

Ohio State head coach Urban Meyer underwent surgery this past weekend to have a small fluid collection related to a congenital arachnoid cyst removed. Despite his recent procedure, Meyer will be on the field on Tuesday when the Buckeyes kickoff spring practice.

Buckeyes Offer In-State Four Star

Ohio State has offered another in-state player, and Hubbard four-star tailback L.J. Scott is the latest to hear from the Buckeyes. The power runner received the news from head coach Urban Meyer.

Under Meyer undergoes surgical procedure.

Urban Meyer underwent what is being described as "a small medical procedure" over the weekend to deal with "intermittent headaches" the Ohio State head coach has been experiencing in recent weeks. The procedure, performed at the  Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, involved removing  "a small fluid amount of fluid" connected to a congenital...

Video: Game recap of IU-Ohio State staffer Nolan Blair put together this package of highlights from Sunday's 72-64 victory over Ohio State. Check it out.

BSB Video: The New Coaches

Ohio State began spring practice yesterday with two new coaches on its defensive staff. We took a look at how Larry Johnson and Chris Ash ran drills yesterday in this installment of video of spring practice.
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