Found August 06, 2013 on College Spun:
Flickr/mjurn One of Penn State’s sanctions after the Sandusky scandal was the forfeiture of the school’s portion of league-shared bowl revenue. The money was to be distributed evenly across the other 11 members of the conference – including Ohio State. But the Buckeyes have decided to donate their sum – $181,000, to be exact – to two different child-advocacy groups, according to The Columbus Dispatch. Ohio State will donate $150,000 to the Nationwide Children’s Hospital Center for Family Safety and Healing, and the rest to the Court Appointed Special Advocates of Franklin County. It’s a move that’s sure to be applauded.

Photo: Ohio State jerseys will feature Buckeye leaves on neckline in 2013

The Ohio State Buckeyes' 2013 jerseys will be featuring a subtle yet big-time addition to the back neckline in the form of seven Buckeye leaves, one for each championship.

Updated Heisman Trophy betting odds, Braxton Miller now favored over Johnny Manziel

As Johnny Manziel finds himself under increased NCAA scrutiny, Ohio State's Braxton Miller now sits atop the Heisman Trophy betting odds for 2013.

Ohio State CB Bradley Roby will possibly be suspended

Ohio State cornerback Bradley Roby will have a short leash according to Urban Meyer. And a suspension is likely. Roby, a junior who was an afterthought recruit from the same high school as former Buckeyes DL Cameron Heyward, was arrested in Bloomington, Indiana on July 21st and faces preliminary charges of battery resulting in bodily injury. He was “asked to leave the bar after...

Five questions as Ohio State opens camp

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'Genius' Urschel steps up to line for Penn State

John Urschel has been labeled many things by the Penn State Nittany Lions. Some call him a genius with a mean streak. Others simply know him as a burly offensive lineman working on a second master's degree in math. And now, maybe more important to the team overall, the soft-spoken guard has emerged as an unlikely - but ideal - leader in Happy Valley as Penn State opens preseason...

#99 Penn State Nittany Lions: College Basketball 111 in 111

Welcome to The Sports Bank’s fourth annual college basketball season preview series where we break 111 teams in the 111 days leading up to the opening tip-off of the 2013-2014 season.  We will rank the 84 power conference teams (including the new Big East and American Athletic Conferences) and top 27 mid-majors in reverse power ranking order.  We’ll break down rosters, transfers...

Meyer likes what he sees early at Ohio State camp

COLUMBUS, Ohio - The early returns are that it's still very early. But after just three days and one practice in pads, Urban Meyer likes what he sees from his Ohio State football team. First, he talked up quarterback Braxton Miller. "Braxton has come a long way," Meyer said. "It's just two days, but he's been really good." "I like his whole demeanor...

Buckeyes counting on a lot from Bryant, Barnett

Safeties are the players farthest removed from the action. Yet they'll be in the middle of Ohio State's hopes this fall. Starters Christian Bryant and C.J. Barnett account for 50 percent of the seniors on the defensive side for the Buckeyes. They've been through a lot, with three coaches in their college careers, weathering a dreary 6-7 record two years ago and playing...

Ohio State Player Profile: J.T. Barrett

Photo: Courtesy of The Ohio State University. John Thomas Barrett (J.T.) is a 6’1, 230 pound dual threat quarterback from Wichita Falls Texas. He signed with Ohio State in April and arrived on campus in January of 2013.  He is a great representative of the athletic, mobile quarterbacks that coach Urban Meyer wants to see at The Ohio State University. Barrett’s senior season...

Halfway Home: Ohio State Class Overview

With National Signing Day exactly a half a year away, here's a diagnosis of where the Buckeyes' recruiting stands.

Ohio State Donates Penn State’s bowl revenue

Due to the sweeping sanctions imposed on Penn State following the Jerry Sandusky scandal, all Big Ten Conference members received a portion of Penn State’s $2.3 million of conference bowl revenue.  Each school was allocated approximately $181,000 as a result of the sanctions.  Earlier this week, Ohio State announced that it was donating its share to two local child-advocacy organizations...

Decker Hoping To Earn Starting Spot

Ohio State sophomore tackle Taylor Decker has been in a position battle since he stepped on campus last year, but he's in solid positing to land the Buckeyes' starting right tackle position this year. However, Decker hopes to accomplish a lot more than simply being named the team's starter.

Withers Developing Depth, Teaching Safety

Ohio State's secondary includes two senior safeties and a lot of other questions this preseason as another veteran faces punishment and a plethora of youngsters compete for playing time. The specter of a rule change also looms for some.

Fall Camp: Day Four Observations

It may have been Ohio State's fourth practice of fall camp at the Wood Hayes Athletic Center on Wednesday, but it was the first workout session open to the media. BSB attended the three-hour practice, and came away with a full list of observations. Get the full scoop from today's practice inside.

Camp Going Over with a Thud

Penn State coach Bill O’Brien talks about limiting to-the-ground hitting in the preseason because of his limited roster.
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