Found January 14, 2012 on
The Frozen Diamond Faceoff at Progressive Field offers an opportunity for a boost to the No. 2 Ohio State hockey team and to Akron native and OSU sophomore Alex Lippincott.

Two Ohio St football players kicked off team

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Ohio State has released defensive backs Dominic Clarke and DerJuan Gambrell from their scholarships due to violations of team rules. Clarke was arrested on suspicion of DUI earlier this month, and Gambrell is facing an assault charge from an incident last week. Clarke was charged with disorderly conduct, fined and suspended one game in October after police said...

Are the Buckeyes facing an identity crisis?

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Who, exactly, are these guys? The Ohio State Buckeyes themselves are starting to wonder. Among the problems plaguing a team that ranked as high as No. 2 nationally five weeks ago is a lack of identity -- and the lack of consistency and confidence that comes with such a problem. A year ago, a big part of the reason the Buckeyes were No. 1 for much of the winter...

OSU prez regrets 'Polish army' comment

The president of Ohio State University apologized Friday for comparing the problem of coordinating the school's many divisions to the Polish army, an off-the-cuff remark that a Polish-American group called a "slanderous" display of bigotry and ignorance. "As you might know, I made those ill-chosen remarks during a question-and-answer session after delivering a...

Icers Fall Outside As Michigan Rolls

Ohio State's players enjoyed the chance to play in front of more than 25,000 fans in a spotlight outdoor game in Cleveland's Progressive Field, but there wasn't much to be happy about when it came to the result. Michigan showed its experience, rolling to a 4-1 win that completed their weekend sweep of the Buckeyes.

Michigan cools off Ohio State in outdoor hockey game

By TOM WITHERSAssociated PressCLEVELAND -- There was the usual tailgating and taunting. And when Ohio State's tuba player bowed to dot the "i" and the crowd roared, it felt and looked like a football Saturday in Columbus or Ann Arbor. Except it was January and the band member was standing directly on the blue line -- outdoors -- on a spot normally occupied by a second...

Buckeyes eager for rematch

Arc Weekend Preview: Indiana upset Ohio State on Dec. 31, a win that sets up all kinds of intriguing storylines for Sunday's rematch.

Ohio State and Michigan face off outdoors (AP)

Michigan and Ohio State have dropped the puck above a baseball diamond. With the rivals' fans sitting side-by-side in Progressive Field, home of the Cleveland Indians, the Wolverines and Buckeyes are playing the first outdoor college hockey game in Ohio. A crowd of 30,000 is expected for the Frozen Diamond Faceoff, a unique event Indians president Mark Shapiro says could happen again.

'Revitalized' Meyer feeling good, ready to coach

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- The newest member of Ohio State's alumni association shouldn't have any problem paying the annual dues.

Sullinger Takes Ownership, Ready To Lead

The No. 5 Ohio State basketball team wasn't supposed to have hard times this season but has already lost twice in five Big Ten games. Now its star player, Jared Sullinger, has taken accountability for things that have gone wrong and is now energized to lead the team back to winning.

OSU's Sullinger has hard time handling losses

Ohio State standout Jared Sullinger blames himself for the fifth-ranked Buckeyes' most recent loss.

Michigan cools Ohio St. in outdoor hockey game

Ohio State and Michigan took their heated rivalry to the ice Sunday, playing the first outdoor college hockey game in Ohio before 25,864 fans who downed hot chocolate and other beverages to combat plunging temperatures at Progressive Field.

Michigan pumped for today's outdoor hockey game against Ohio State

Goaltender Shawn Hunwick and defenseman Jon Merrill played big roles in Michigan's last win in an outdoor game. They'll be counted on today to help the No. 15 Wolverines (13-8-4, 7-6-4-1 CCHA) face the No. 2 Ohio State Buckeyes (14-5-3, 10-4-3-1) in the Frozen Diamond Face-off at Progressive Field.

OSU hockey team prepares for the outdoors in Sunday's game

COLUMBUS - There's the wind. When Ohio State's hockey team practiced at Progressive Field last week, OSU coach Mark Osiecki said, "the wind was coming right out of right field. You had to lean into it, and then you turned around...

Ohio State's Jared Sullinger has had hard time handling losses

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Ohio State standout Jared Sullinger blames himself for the fifth-ranked Buckeyes' most recent...

No. 11 Ohio State women beat Michigan State 64-56 (AP)

Tayler Hill scored 21 points to help No. 11 Ohio State beat Michigan State 64-56 on Sunday. Ohio State (17-1, 4-1 Big Ten) handed the Spartans (12-6, 4-1) their first loss in the conference. Hill made a 3-pointer to put the Buckeyes ahead with 3 minutes left in the first half they didn't give up the lead.
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
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.