Found February 23, 2012 on
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COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Based on last year's success and the spotlight that came with it, there were certain things we knew about this year's Ohio State basketball team before the season even started.
We knew that Jared Sullinger was pretty darn good. We knew that William Buford was going to get his shots and make his share, and that Buford also would be streaky. We knew that Deshaun Thomas was going to get his shots, too, and might even make Buford look shy. We knew that Aaron Craft would be a steady leader and a great defender.
We knew that Ohio State would miss the shooting and experience of Jon Diebler and David Lighty. We knew that Thad Matta had young talent on hand ready to step up, but that talent -- including Thomas, to an extent -- was unproven. We also knew that Matta preferred a short rotation, especially in big games.
Now, with just three games left in the regular season, we know No. 9 Ohio State is easy to read in some regards and very difficult to read in othe...
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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...
I had the privilege to interview Joshua Edward Perry who was OSU’s first commit of the 2012 class. Perry has a unique perspective, recruited by Jim Tressel, remained Buckeye through Fickell and then under Urban Meyer, he offers a unique perspective on the inside story. Before he answered questions, he had this to say:
JEP: First off I would like to say thanks to Buckeye...
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.
Brittany is a 25 year old model from Ohio who graduated from Ohio State University with a B.A. in Speech and Hearing Science. A tomboy her whole life, Brittany only recently discovered her passion...
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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.
Miami's hockey teams will be meeting the Ohio State Buckeyes for the second time this season on February 24 and 25. After splitting the wins on a weekend back in December, the RedHawks seek to come out on top in both games this time around.
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.
On Friday February 24, the Miami University hockey team will host CCHA rival Ohio State in its regular season home finale. Miami's Red Alert has dubbed the game a WHITEOUT.
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.
The Oregon Ducks basketball team is playing for their livelihood. With 3 games to go in the season, the Ducks are on the bubble of making the NCAA Tournament field of 68 teams. Sweating it out won’t be easy either as each team left on the schedule is playing to end the Ducks’ dreams of March.
2012 has been an enigmatic year for college basketball, as it’s taken a back seat...
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...