Posted June 19, 2012 on
Most of the records ESPN argued should be released by Ohio State in relation to last year's NCAA scandal will remain sealed, per a decision Tuesday morning by the Ohio Supreme Court.

In court of law, Ohio State defeats ESPN 7-0

While this was not conducted at any type of athletic venue, Ohio State won today in the court of law by defeating ESPN 7-0 in a unanimous decision. Back in July of last year, the so-called “Worldwide Leader in Sports,” also known as ESPN, sued The Ohio State University...

Book Review: Don’t Put Me In, Coach by Mark Titus

This book came out in March, but it is never too late for a review. Mark Titus’s claim to fame was through his blog, Club Trillion, which was based around his life as a benchwarmer at The Ohio State University. That is only a small part of his story, which is told in its entirety in Don’t Put Me In, Coach. Titus tells the story of his college years, which saw him go from team...

B1G Schedule Breakdown: Ohio State

Previously: Illinois, Indiana 2011 Overall Record: 6-7 2011 Big Ten Record: 3-5 DateOpponent Sept 1Miami (Oh) Sept 8Central Florida Sept 15California Sept 22UAB Sept 29@ Michigan State Oct 6Nebraska Oct 13@ Indiana Oct 20Purdue Oct 27@ Penn State Nov 3Illinois Nov 17@ Wisconsin Nov 24Michigan Do Not Play Iowa Minnesota Northwestern Biggest Game...

Ohio State pays Urban Meyer $4M

Ohio State is paying football coach Urban Meyer $4 million per year, more money than his predecessor, along with specific requirements for reporting violations of NCAA rules. The university has completed a seven-year contract with Meyer that the board of trustees is expected to approve later this week. Meyer was hired last November to rebuild the program, which got a one-year bowl...

Crystal Ball Run Preseason Top 10: No. 9 Ohio State

CBR's preseason No. 10 team, West Virginia, was released earlier today. Up next is one of the most polarizing programs in the country, let alone the Midwest, the Ohio State Buckeyes. Believe it or not, the attention on this program has been ratcheted up a notch or two with the hiring of Urban Meyer in November of last year. He's already ruffled a few feathers in Big Ten recruiting...

Ohio State gives Urban Meyer $4 Million per, $200K more than Tressel

Ohio State released the information specifics on its contract with Urban Meyer today; it involves discussion on specific requirements for reporting violations of NCAA rules. (More on this coming later) It also is now public that Meyer will make $4,000,000 per year guaranteed with other incentives. That’s $200,000 more than what the Buckeyes paid Jim Tressel. The language regarding...

Supreme Court favors Ohio State in ruling

By Marcus Ohio State emerged largely victorious in a lawsuit it faced from ESPN regarding public records requests. In a unanimous decision Tuesday after nearly a year of legal wrangling, the Ohio Supreme Court ruled the university had acted correctly in most cases of shielding records the broadcast giant requested last year in the wake of the extra benefits...

Urban Meyer’s Ohio State Contract Details Released

Rife with bowl game bonuses and an out clause, The Ohio State University released the contract details of head football coach Urban Meyer. Per The Plain Dealer’s Doug Lesmerises, Meyer asked for and received a clause that would allow him to void his end of the deal — while still receiving $1.5 million per year — in the event that NCAA violations that occurred before his tenure...

Jared Sullinger’s back red-flagged by doctors; Celtics still willing to gamble on him?

With the NBA draft a little over a week away, Jared Sullinger‘s draft stock could be taking a serious hit. The Ohio State big man was evaluated at the draft combine last week by NBA doctors, and they have reportedly red-flagged the back of Sullinger, who previously missed a pair of games in December for back spasms. ESPN’s Chad Ford has more: A number of NBA team doctors have...

Highlights: Elliott 1-on-1

Check out highlights of Ohio State running back commit Ezekiel Elliott of John Burroughs School in St. Louis, Mo., during 1-on-1s on the summer camp circuit.
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