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Amedeo Della Valle leaving Ohio State

A fan favorite will be leaving the Ohio State basketball team sooner than most expected. According to a release from OSU junior shooting guard Amedeo Della Valle, the energizing Italian shooter has played his last game as a Buckeye. Della Valle will be taking his talents to professional basketball in Europe. It's been real THE Ohio State University.Thank you for everything.Best...
Via Cleveland Sports Chat
March 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Amedeo Della Valle leaves OSU to play pro ball

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Ohio State coach Thad Matta has announced that sophomore guard Amedeo Della Valle is leaving the team to play professional ball in Europe. Della Valle, from Alba, Italy, notified the Buckeyes staff of his decision on Saturday. Beloved by fans for his scraggly mop of curly hair, Della Valle was expected to be a valuable reserve next season. Della Valle averaged...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
March 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Ohio State’s Della Valle Turning Pro

Ohio State Sophomore Amedeo Della Valle announced on twitter today that he is going to leave the school to pursue professional basketball in Europe. Della Valle played just under 12 minutes per game this year for the Buckeyes, though he did emerge as a bit of a weapon off the bench late in the season. Della Valle is a native of Italy, and as such, Italian teams are rumored to be...
Via Run the Floor
March 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Amedeo Della Valle Leaving Ohio State To Play Pro Basketball In Europe

Ohio State guard Amedeo Della Valle has just announced on Twitter that he will return to Europe next year to play pro basketball. The role player, who is originally from Alba, Italy, and committed to Ohio State after doing prep school at Findlay Prep in Nevada, averaged four points and 1.8 rebounds in just under 12 minutes per game for the Buckeyes as a sophomore this season. Della...
Via College Spun
March 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Ohio State rallies past Nebraska, 71-67

Ohio State- 71  Nebraska- 67  Do you believe in miracles? If you’re a Ohio State basketball fan, there’s a good chance you may after Friday’s incredible Buckeye comeback in the Big Ten Tournament. Comebacks of any fashion haven’t exactly been the forte of the 2013-14 Buckeyes. Scoring in general hasn’t been the forte. When the Buckeyes go down by 18 points, there’s...
Via Cleveland Sports Chat
March 15, 2014  |  Discuss

No. 3 OSU rolls past Nebraska ahead of showdown with MSU

It was the substitutes' turn to step into the spotlight for No. 3 Ohio State. Amedeo Della Valle had 15 points, Marc Loving scored a career-high 13 and the bench provided 38 points as the Buckeyes sprinted past Nebraska 84-53 on Saturday. "We just try to bring a lot of energy," said Loving, a freshman forward. "We feel like our energy off the bench can affect...
Via AP on Fox
January 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Buckeyes Pop Cornhuskers, Remain Unbeaten

Ohio State improved to 14-0 and 2-0 in Big Ten play with a rout of Nebraska in the Buckeyes' Big Ten opener at Value City Arena. Bench play sparked the win, as Amedeo Della Valle led the offense with 15 points.
January 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Ohio State’s Amedeo Della Valle Trolls Wolverines After Loss To Kick Off ‘Beat Michigan’ Week

For the second time in eight days, Ohio State basketball player Amedeo Della Valle decided to pick on Michigan and its basketball team on Twitter. Last Sunday, Della Vallewas delighted by the Wolverines’ first loss of the season – this week, he was just as pleased to see them lose for a second time. After Charlotte knocked off No. 14 Michigan in the Puerto Rico Tip-Off Tournament...
Via College Spun
November 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Ohio State’s Amedeo Della Valle Wants The World To Appreciate No. 7 Michigan’s Loss To Iowa State

It’s been quite a day of upsets in college basketball. First, No. 21 Notre Dame fell to Indiana State in a game that was never really that close. Next, the 12th-ranked North Carolina Tar Heels lost to Belmont in the Dean Dome. And then the third major upset came in Ames, Iowa, where No. 7 Michigan was knocked off by the feisty Iowa State Cyclones. Nobody was more pleased with...
Via College Spun
November 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: Ohio State Reserve Amedeo Della Valle Nails Game-Winner In FIBA U-20 League

OSU Buckeyes Ohio State reserve guard Amedeo Della Valle was a fan favorite this past season as a freshman in Columbus. His performance at FIBA’s U-20 European Championship could make him a coach’s favorite this upcoming year. Della Valle led Italy to a 76-73 win over Spain earlier today by scoring 27 points and grabbing seven rebounds. But it was game-winner that has everyone...
Via College Spun
July 15, 2013  |  Discuss
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