Found May 09, 2012 on Larry Brown Sports:
Former Ohio State bench warmer turned writer Mark Titus did a lengthy interview with Greg Oden, his former Buckeyes teammate. The two have known each other since playing AAU ball together in 2001, and it’s apparent in the write-up that Oden is a shy introvert who values his privacy. This was a rare interview where Oden opened up and revealed many details about his life. Oden allowed Titus to reveal that the real reason he hurt his wrist prior to arriving at Ohio State was because he had a fight with his brother. He explained that he began drinking heavily throughout his second season in the NBA because he had a cousin around who became a bad influence. Oden also told Titus how difficult it was for him when his naked pictures hit the web in January 2010. The center explained that he locked himself in the house for three days after those pictures were released. A footnote to the interview says “numerous porn companies called [Oden's] agent and made offers after they saw the pict...

UW-Milwaukee hires former Ohio State AD

With a multitude of question marks and instability in its athletic programs, many felt the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee had to make a statement with its athletic director hire. It did just that. UW-Milwaukee announced Thursday that former Ohio State University athletic director Andy Geiger is the university's choice to lead the school's athletic department. Geiger...

2013 Football Recruiting: Ohio State Could Get Another Chance With Alex Anzalone

The story of Alex Anzalone’s decommitment from Ohio State is a weird one. That sentence isn’t of the highest literary quality, but there’s really no better way to say it. The entire situation is odd and gives off a feeling of, well, let’s just move on from the reasons behind Anzalone’s decommitment. You’ve surely read about them by now and that’ll do. The latest chapter...

Wisconsin-Milwaukee hires former OSU AD Geiger

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee has hired former Ohio State athletic director Andy Geiger. The school says Geiger will begin work immediately. In a statement, Geiger said the opportunity was meaningful because he'll be working ''just a few blocks from where my father was born and raised.'' Geiger was the athletic director at Ohio State from 1994 to 2005...

Pryor says he was humbled by what happened at Ohio State

Sports Illustrated’s Jim Trotter has a piece out today on Terelle Pryor. Among many things discussed was the circumstances that led to Pryor’s suspension at OSU and the season he had last year in Oakland sitting on the bench. “It was humbling,” he said. “A mistake I made when I was a freshman by selling my pants for $3,000 just took away everything from me. I was just...

Convicted sex offender Buckeyes fan exposed by Ohio St. blog

On Friday, THE Ohio State University sent out a letter via it’s school paper The Lantern warning athletes about a convicted repeat child sex offender, and to watch who they associate with in social media. Since then, the pervert in question Charles Eric Waugh, has violated his probation (which could very likely lead to jail this time) and the #4 rated recruit in Pennsylvania de...

Ohio State-Linked Sex Offender Arrested in Violation of Parole

The Twitter-crazy booster who had allegedly been the reason for the decommitment of a recruit has been arrested in violation of parole stemming from his registration as a sex offender in the state of Kentucky. Charles Eric Waugh, 31, met recruit Alex Anzalone and several other recruits following the Ohio State spring game on April 21 where he took several pictures and posted them...

Ohio State offers 2014 teammates

Ohio State handed out offers to two of the premier 2014 prospects in Florida on Thursday.

Was Terrelle Pryor a Victim?

Was Terrelle Pryor a Victim? All has been quiet on the Ohio State front, which is good news for Buckeye fans. With that said a ghost from 2011 began to speak casting a great shadow over our previous assumptions. Former quarterback Terrelle Pryor who’s career prematurely ended after an NCAA investigation told his side of the story. Sports Illustrated was able to get the current...

Dodson's Dark Past Sets Up Bright Future

Given the fact that Kyle Dodson will play at Ohio State in the fall, one would think he's been blessed in all walks of his life. However, the former Cleveland Heights, Ohio offensive lineman has had to endure quite a bit to get to this point. Dodson's full story is inside.

NFTC Highlights: Cam Burrows

Ohio State commit Cam Burrows managed to impress enough at the Nike Football Training Camp in Columbus to earn an invite to The Opening later this year in California. Check out highlights from the event of the junior.

NFTC Highlights: Jalin Marshall

After competing in the Elite 11 competition the day before, Ohio State commit Jalin Marshall split his time as both a quarterback and receiver at the Nike Football Training Camp. Watch his highlights, including going up against future teammate Cam Burrows.
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