No Ohio State players selected in 2017 NBA Draft

Loving and Thompson now look to continue their careers elsewhere. Now that all 60 names have been called in the 2017 NBA Draft, it is official that for the second year in a row, no former Ohio State players have been selected. This year, there were two Buckeyes eligible for the draft, senior forward Marc Loving and redshirt junior center Trevor Thompson. The pair must now likely...
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How Mark Pantoni turned Ohio State’s recruiting department into a juggernaut

The “general manager” of Ohio State football is constantly working to help the Buckeyes find the best players. “Be the best. Nothing else.” Ohio State Director of Player Personnel Mark Pantoni via Ari Wasserman, How things have changed in just over a decade for Mark Pantoni. In 2006, Pantoni was a graduate student at Florida, and was a recruiting intern...
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Ohio State’s Trevor Thompson withdraws from NBA Draft, returning to Buckeyes

After testing the 2016 NBA Draft waters, Ohio State big man Trevor Thompson has decided to withdraw his name from consideration and return to the Buckeyes for the upcoming season. ESPN’s Jeff Goodman was first to report the news. Ohio State big man Trevor Thompson told ESPN he has withdrawn from the NBA Draft. — Jeff Goodman (@GoodmanESPN) May 17, 2016 Last season as a sophomore...
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May 17, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Trevor Thompson to withdraw from the NBA Draft

According to ESPN’s Jeff Goodman, Ohio State junior Trevor Thompson has decided to pull back from the NBA Draft process and return to Ohio State for another season. Ohio State big man Trevor Thompson told ESPN he has withdrawn from the NBA Draft. — Jeff Goodman (@GoodmanESPN) May 17, 2016 After transferring from Virginia Tech in 2014, Thompson split time with Daniel Giddens...
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May 17, 2016  |  Discuss

Ohio State forward Trevor Thompson declares for NBA Draft

The NCAA Tournament is ongoing, but Ohio State’s players are starting to make their career decisions since the Buckeyes season has ended. On Saturday, ESPN’s Jeff Goodman reported that Buckeyes’ forward Trevor Thompson declared for the NBA Draft, but will not hire an agent. Not hiring an agent is the biggest news due to the eligibility rule that will allow him to return to...
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March 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Trevor Thompson Transfers From Virginia Tech To Ohio State

Trevor Thompson will transfer from Virginia Tech to Ohio State. Thompson was also pursued by Indiana, Purdue and Butler. "I love the academics, the fans, my new teammates and the coaching staff," Thompson said. "It was the perfect fit." Thompson averaged 5.0 points and 4.7 rebounds per game as a freshman. Thompson will sit out next season, but he could request a waiver from the NCAA...
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April 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Virginia Tech transfer Trevor Thompson commits to Ohio State

Virginia Tech transfer Trevor Thompson will play in the Big Ten next season as the former Hokie center picked Ohio State over his two other finalists, Indiana and Purdue. “Well it’s official I’m a Ohio State Buckeye,” Thompson said Sunday on his Twitter account. The news was first reported by Jeff Goodman of Thompson, who […] The post Virginia Tech transfer Trevor...
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April 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Buckeyes add 7-foot Virginia Tech transfer Thompson

Ohio State has added further reinforcements to its front line with the addition of Virginia Tech transfer Trevor Thompson. The news of Thompson's commitment was first reported by The 7-foot Thompson had been exploring several options over the last few weeks and was at Ohio State's spring football game on Saturday. He's leaving Virginia Tech after one season and a coaching...
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April 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Virginia Tech Center Trevor Thompson Will Transfer To Ohio State

Ohio State basketball has hit the transfer market hard this offseason. First, the Buckeyes picked up a very solid forward in Temple’s Anthony Lee. Now, they’ve added some serious size for the future, picking up a commitment from former Virginia Tech center Trevor Thompson. Ohio State just added 7-foot Virginia Tech transfer Trevor Thompson. Told ESPN that he just committed to...
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April 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Trevor Thompson’s father breaks down process

As one of the top available transfers still on the board this spring, Indianapolis native Trevor Thompson is a priority for three Big Ten schools, including Indiana. The Virginia Tech transfer averaged five points and 4.7 rebounds per game as a freshman and at close to 7-feet and 220 pounds, he’s viewed as a player […] The post Trevor Thompson’s father breaks down process appeared...
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April 07, 2014  |  Discuss

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