Posted March 11, 2012 on
The third-seeded Ohio State basketball team has a chance to capture its third-consecutive Big Ten Tournament title Sunday afternoon. In order to do that, the Buckeyes will have to get through Michigan State. Luckily for Ohio State, it's not the same team it was two months ago.

Buckeyes take on Loyola, Md., in Pittsburgh

Ohio State doesn't have far to travel for the NCAA tournament. The Buckeyes (27-7) will play Loyola, Md., in the second round in Pittsburgh on Thursday. No. 7 Ohio State, a regular-season co-champion of the Big Ten, found out its NCAA fate just minutes after falling to eighth-ranked Michigan State 68-64 in the conference title game. The Buckeyes were a second seed for the...

Sullinger playing his best as NCAA begins

INDIANAPOLIS - The Jared Sullinger you saw Sunday was gassed. The Jared Sullinger you saw all weekend at the Big Ten Tournament is the player Sullinger is capable of being. He's the player who can push the Buckeyes all the way through the NCAA Tournament, too. A classic Big Ten Tournament title game Sunday didn't go the Buckeyes way down the stretch, and Michigan State...

Vegas likes Kentucky, Buckeyes to win it all

LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Las Vegas casinos like top seed Kentucky better than all the other teams in the NCAA tournament, but think Ohio State is better than any of the other No. 1s. Oddsmaker Mike Colbert of Cantor Gaming said Monday that Kentucky is a 5-2 favorite to win the championship, despite losing the Southeastern Conference championship to Vanderbilt on Sunday. "They started...

OSU lacrosse teammates go to hospital

Six members of Ohio State women's lacrosse team have been sidelined by the same rare muscle disorder that struck 13 Iowa football players little more than a year ago. The Buckeyes lacrosse players were admitted to the university's Wexner Medical Center Friday, displaying symptoms of rhabdomyolysis. Two of the athletes have been treated and released, WCMH-TV reported Monday...

This Ohio State Fan Had A Real Good Time At The Big Ten Tournament

Well this Ohio State fan is definitely having some fun at the Big 10 Tournament dressed up in full XXXXL jersey, facepaint, and hoop net hat. This is the last game before the selection Sunday show and all of the brackets are set. The Ohio State Buckeyes and the Michigan State Spartans faced off in the final of the Big 10 Tournament tonight for the crown. Tom Izzo got T-ed up for...

Buckeyes Earn No. 2 Seed

The Ohio State basketball team fell short of its goals of winning the Big Ten Tournament, but the Buckeyes immediately have to shift their focus to the Big Dance. The Buckeyes, who earned the No. 2 seed in the East Region, begin their postseason trek on Thursday in Pittsburgh.

Buckeyes Disappointed With NCAA Seed

Ohio State will play in its 10th consecutive NCAA women's basketball tournament, but the Buckeyes were hoping for a better seed than the No. 8 they received from the selection committee. They begin play Sunday against Florida in Bowling Green, Ohio.

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...

Buckeyes Fall In Big Ten Tournament Final

Ohio State had five players score in double figures but could not come up with the clutch plays it needed to bring home a third consecutive Big Ten tournament championship. Michigan State triumphed 68-64 on Sunday afternoon in Indianapolis.

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.

BANK Blog: Recruiting Overview

Ohio State currently has five commitments for their 2013 recruiting class, and all are among the highest-rated in the country at their respective positions. How does the Buckeye big board look as we are about to enter the spring evaluation phase?

Jordan: "We've Got a Resilient Group"

Michigan assistant Laval Jordan reflects upon the Wolverines' 77-55 loss to Ohio State in the semifinal round of the Big 10 Tournament. Jordan discussed his team's struggles, growing from the disappointing loss as they head to the NCAA Tournament, and more.

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...
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