Aformer Ohio State walk-on basketball player, Mark Titus, has published a book, "Don't Put Me In, Coach: My Incredible NCAA Journey From the End of the Bench to the End of the Bench" (Doubleday, 257 pp.$24.95).
One of the moving testimonials about the book comes from Titus' former coach, Thad Motta: "Of all the players I've coached in my career, Mark Titus...
Via Miami University Athletics
February 23, 2012
Playing for a first-round bye in the CCHA Tournament, No. 15/15 Miami Hockey concludes its regular season with a home-and-home series against in-state rival and 17th-ranked Ohio State. The RedHawks host the Buckeyes Friday on Senior Night at Steve Cady Arena.
Samantha Prahalis scored a school-record 42 points in her final home game and No. 8 Ohio State routed Minnesota 81-56 on Thursday night. Prahalis, leading the Big Ten in both scoring (21.3 points per game) and assists (6.7), had 22 points by halftime as the Buckeyes (24-4, 11-4 Big Ten) built a 12-point lead.
Samantha Prahalis had a Senior Night for the ages as she broke Katie Smith's school single-game scoring record with 42 points in Ohio State's 81-56 win over visiting Minnesota on Thursday night. The Buckeyes improved to 24-4 and clinched the No. 2 seed in the Big Ten tournament.
During football season we brought you a Q&A session with a blogger or beat reporter from each opponent, well with the big basketball game against Ohio State coming up tomorrow we sat down with our friends at Buckeye House Call for our debut of Courtside Sitdown.
To see our answers to their questions click here.
1) We experienced just how good Aaron Craft is defensively...
By Ari Wasserman
The freshman version of William Buford didnt think hed be at Ohio State long enough to leave a lasting legacy. Four years later, now the only player from the 2008 recruiting class remaining on the Buckeyes roster, Buford isn't sure how he'll be remembered.
I really didn't plan on staying for four years, I'll be honest," a...
Via University of Kentucky Official Athletics Site
February 25, 2012
The seventh-ranked University of Kentucky men's tennis team lost the doubles point and then fell behind early in singles action, dropping a 4-0 decision to second-ranked Ohio State on Saturday afternoon at the Varsity Tennis Center in Columbus, Ohio.
Ohio State jumped out to an early lead and held on to beat No. 10 Georgia Tech, 7-3, Saturday afternoon to even the series at Russ Chandler Stadium. Mott Hyde doubled and drove in a run for the Yellow Jackets, who snapped a five-game winning streak.
He'll have no impact on No.16 Wisconsin's Big Ten tilt against No.8 Ohio State on Sunday but UW commit Sam Dekker, after scoring 58 points last week and leading his team to its first ever outright conference title, figures to be involved in many Wisconsin wins over the next four years.
Junior righty Buck Farmer fanned a career-high 13 batters and the offense pounded out 15 hits as No. 10 Georgia Tech rolled past Ohio State, 12-4, Friday night in the opener of a three-game series at Russ Chandler Stadium.
Ohio State's Aaron Craft, right, dribbles past Illinois' D.J. Richardson during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game, Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2012, in Columbus, Ohio. Ohio State beat Illinois 83-67. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Three Buckeyes scored in double figures led by sophomore forward Deshaun Thomas with 19 points as No. 8 Ohio State had an easy time dispatching...
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