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MBB: Ohio State Rolls Penn State 66-46

(Thad approves of his team’s shooting and rebounding.) Ohio State looked to improve its record (12-8, 4-3) by hosting Penn State (11-9, 2-5) Monday night. That they did, by downing the sketchy shooting Nittany Lions 66-46. Ohio State was the beneficiary of abysmal Penn State outside shooting, 13% (3-24). The Buckeyes shot well, rebounded well, but were plagued by turnovers. They...
Via Buckeye Battle Cry
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Thad Matta does his best ‘Heisman Guy’ impression during Marc Loving’s interview

In case you somehow missed it, we had our first meme of 2016 on New Year’s Day, when a Stanford fan appeared behind Christian McCaffrey after his stellar Rose Bowl performance, continually yelling “Heisman!” among other things during his interview. So Ohio State head basketball coach Thad Matta, and apparent meme enthusiast, decided that one of his star players, Marc Loving...
Via Awful Announcing
January 04, 2016  |  Discuss

Video: Ohio State’s Thad Matta Mocks Stanford “Heisman Guy” After Win Over Illinois

Ohio State men’s basketball coach Thad Matta was in a good mood after his team’s 75-73 win over Illinois Sunday night, and decided to have some fun during post-game interviews. Matta, clearly mocking the Stanford “Heisman guy” who continuously interrupted Maria Taylor’s interview with Christian McCaffrey this past Friday, snuck up behind star forward Marc Loving to give...
Via College Spun
January 04, 2016  |  Discuss

Loving leads Ohio State to 75-73 win over Illinois

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) Marc Loving scored 27 points, including two late free throws, to lead Ohio State to a 75-73 win over Illinois on Sunday. The Buckeyes (10-5, 2-0 Big Ten) have won six straight. Loving scored six straight points to carry Ohio State from a 61-59 deficit to a 65-61 lead with 2:21 to play thanks to a dunk, a 3-pointer and a foul shot. OSU held a five-point lead...
Via Associated Press
January 03, 2016  |  Discuss

2015-16 Men’s Basketball Preview: Marc Loving

With all the youth the BasketBucks have, junior Marc Loving finds himself as the elder statesman. He’s the most experienced player on the roster and no doubt will be looked upon to provide leadership to the younger guys and pass that knowledge on to the guys who will lead after him. That’s how Loving became a leader himself. “I learned a lot from last year’s seniors,” hesaid...
Via Buckeye Battle Cry
November 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Ohio State Basketball: D’Angelo Russell named AP First Team All American

Ohio State’s season ended after a loss to Arizona, but D’Angelo Russell’s rewards keep on coming in. Russell was named to the first team AP All American team, joining Wisconsin’s Frank Kaminsky, Duke’s Jahlil Okafor, Notre Dame’s Jerian Grant and Kentucky’s Willie Cauley-Stein. Russell’s final stats for the season were 19.3 points, 5.6 rebounds and 5.1 assists per...
March 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Ohio State F Marc Loving Will Return From Suspension Saturday vs. Michigan State

Ohio State will have its second-leading scorer, sophomore forward Marc Loving, back in action on Saturday vs. Michigan State.  Loving, who averages 11.7 points a game, missed the Buckeyes’ last three games due to a suspension that resulted from an off-the-court issue. Ohio State (19-6, 8-4 Big Ten) went 2-1 without Loving in the lineup, beating Rutgers and Penn State but losing...
Via College Spun
February 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Thad Matta Says He Hopes Marc Loving Will Return To The Ohio State Men’s Basketball Team On Saturday

Ohio State has been without its second-leading scorer, Marc Loving, since Feb. 4, a span of three games. The Buckeyes are optimistic they’ll get the sophomore forward back in time for their showdown against Michigan State on Saturday.  Following his team’s victory against Penn State Wednesday night, Thad Matta said he hopes Loving will return to the team for their bout against...
Via College Spun
February 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Buckeyes get Boiled down without Loving

It’s no secret that the Ohio State Buckeyes offense is largely built around D’Angelo Russell. It starts and ends with him. However, when the best supporting player as far as a consistent scoring threat misses action, it’s going to have an impact. That’s exactly what happened on Wednesday evening in West Lafayette. The Bucks battled valiantly against an equally hot Purdue...
Via Waiting For Next Year
February 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Ohio State’a Marc Loving Has Been Suspended An Indefinite Amount Of Games For An Off-The-Court Issue

Ohio State’s men’s basketball team was without its second-leading scorer, Marc Loving, against Purdue Wednesday evening. The Buckeyes (17-6, 6-4 Big Ten) lost on the road to the Boilermakers (15-8, 7-3 Big Ten), 60-58. Loving, a sophomore forward averaging 11.7 points a contest, has been suspended by coach Thad Matta for an indefinite amount of games. The 6-foot-7, 215-pound...
Via College Spun
February 04, 2015  |  Discuss

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