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Never doubt Urban.... Never doubt Urban... Never doubt Urban - those are words to live by in life as a college sports fan and should be on your daily reminder list, especially after what was witnessed on Saturday in Cincinnati as the Scarlet beat the Gray 31-14 in front of over 37,000 fans at Paul Brown Stadium.
The traveling Buckeye caravan came to the Queen city with the hopes of seeing Braxton Miller torch the defense and begin his likely Heisman candidacy with some early buzz coming out of the spring. He sort of accomplished that goal, going 16 of 25 passing for 215 yards and 2 touchdowns. Not a bad day in the spring game, as he also tacked on one rushing touchdown.
Normally that would have been the headline, but one of the major question marks heading into spring and the spring game itself was what the front seven of the OSU defense was going to look like and play like. After all, they are replacing all but two starter...
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CINCINNATI - There wasn't the sizzle of last April, when everything with Urban Meyer was new and flashy and creating momentum and buzz was priority.
This is and was about sustaining momentum, to a point, but more about taking the next step.
This was spring football, emphasis on football. And emphasis on throwing that football, as in the thing Meyer thinks is most important for...
John Simon was one of three former players to receive championship rings at halftime of this past Saturdays Ohio State spring game at Paul Brown Stadium in Cincinnati. The defensive end more than did his part in helping the Buckeyes run the regular season table with a 12-0 record despite the specter of sanctions that kept them out of the Big Tens championship game and any postseason...
Braxton Miller scored three touchdowns, two of them passing and he threw for 217 yards while completing 16 of 25 attempts. That's not a bad outing for the junior signal caller. Problem was, those numbers were rather deceiving as he was sacked a whopping SEVEN times in front of a decent crowd of 37,643 at Paul Brown Stadium in Cincinnati.
All in all Miller's...
The Ohio State Buckeyes could consider themselves the uncrowned champions if they wanted to. They finished the season 12-0 but since they were on probation and couldn't participate in a bowl they weren't allowed to compete for the national championship.
The fact that that the Buckeyes went 12-0 wasn't lost on head coach Urban Meyer. Meyer rewarded the players with...
Another week, and another Division I college hockey coach bites the dust, that makes three high profile coaches in less than three weeks. Last week, hockey coach Tim Whitehead was fired after 12 seasons. The week before, George Gwozdecky was ousted in Denver after 19 seasons.
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Gene Smith, Ohio State associate vice president and director of athletics, announced...
Ohio State football fans stuck in traffic on their way to/from the OSU Spring Game in Cincinnati on Saturday spotted Ohi…
Ohio State announced Monday that men's hockey head coach Mark Osiecki will not return after three seasons in charge.
Wide receiver Austin Roberts of Carmel (Ind.) High left Ohio State's spring game on Saturday feeling good about the Buckeyes, and he talks about his experience in Cincinnati and where Ohio State stands with him going forward.
The Nebraska baseball team forced extra innings with a two-out, ninth-inning rally on Saturday against Ohio State, but the Buckeyes scored once in the top of the 11th inning to defeat the Huskers, 6-5, in front of 4,076 fans at Hawks Field.
The Ohio State football team completed its spring season with a trip to Cincinnati for the spring game. Scarlet downed Gray, 31-14, and afterwards head coach Urban Meyer talked about returning to the Queen City and how he views his team heading into the summer.
The 2013 LiFE Sports Spring game for the Ohio State football team had to be hosted somewhere large enough to support Buckeye Nation and the traveling army that follows it, but was Cincinnati the best place?
As I stopped at a rest area about 40 miles or so outside of the river town, I had no doubt that the directions from my iPad were sending me the right way. As I pulled into the...
Marcelys Jones was the first commit to Ohio State's 2014 recruiting class, pledging to the Buckeyes on Christmas morning. The three-star offensive tackle has continued to add offers, but is a recruiting leader for Ohio State.
Ohio State assistant coach Kerry Coombs had a great time playing the Buckeyes' Spring Game in his hometown of Cincinnati. Following the game, Coombs talked about the experience as well as which players impressed him.
Nebraska dropped two of three against Ohio State over the weekend, a series that was crucial in the Big Ten standings.