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Can new Ohio State QB commit beat recent odds?

Joey Burrow is on track to buck one trend but Ohio State fans will be happier to see him turn another of its head in the future. Burrow, a four-star prospect from Athens, verbally committed Tuesday and is set to become (in February) the first Southeast Ohio signee since Drew Basil of Chillicothe in 2010 and the 10th Buckeye recruit from the region going back to Buster Howe in the...
Via Cus Words Blog
May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Basil Spent Pro Day Getting His Kicks

While the rest of his teammates ran drills in an effort to show off their bodies and skills to NFL scouts, Drew Basil had his own Pro Day experience last week. The former OSU kicker did kickoffs and field goals as he, just like his former Buckeyes, tried to catch an NFL eye.
March 14, 2014  |  Discuss

B1G Power Rankings – Week of 11/18

Throughout the 2013 season, I’ll be ranking the Big Ten schools 1-12.  Click here to see where your team was ranked last week. Prepare to disagree… Ohio State.  Buckeye kicker Drew Basil should be icing his leg now in preparation for all of the kickoffs and extra points he’ll attempt against Indiana’s horrific defense. Wisconsin. [&hellip(Visited 1 times, 1 visits today...
Via No Coast Bias
November 21, 2013  |  Discuss

OSU runs fake extra point after first TD

The Buckeyes are back and they're eligible. And Urban Meyer isn't messing around. The Ohio State kingpin ran a successful fake extra point after the team's first touchdown of the season. Against Buffalo. A team that is 9-27 in the last three seasons. Here's the gloriousness: Urban didn't stop there. After the team's second touchdown, also in the first quarter...
Via Fox Sports
August 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Ohio State Player Profile – Drew Basil

Over the summer, Buckeye Empire will be bringing you an in-depth position by position breakdown and highlight the young men that will be pursuing perfection and the hopes and dreams of hoisting the crystal ball in Pasadena this coming January. We continue our series with Special Teams and the starting kicker/interim punter Drew Basil. With All-Everything Punter Ben Buchanan exhausting...
Via Buckeye Empire
May 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Kicking it into Reverse: Ohio State’s 2012 Special Teams Unit

Drew Basil – Under Pressure Yet Again Over the summer, Buckeye Empire will be bringing you an in-depth position by position breakdown and highlight the young men that will be pursuing perfection and the hopes and dreams of hoisting the crystal ball in Pasadena this coming January. We begin our series with Special Teams and the 2012 season in review. In 2012, Urban Meyer and the...
Via Buckeye Empire
May 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Ohio State kicker gets yelled at by coach: “What do you need water for sunshine”

An Ohio State coach welcomes kicker Drew Basil back to football practice by yelling at him for drinking water.
Via Gamedayr
March 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Box Score: Ohio State 31, UCF 16

Scoring Summary 1st Quarter UCF – OHST 9:42 OHST TD Braxton Miller rushed up the middle for 37 yard gain (Drew Basil made PAT) 0 – 7 0:40 UCF FG Shawn Moffitt kicked a 28-yard field goal 3 – 7 2nd Quarter UCF – OHST 10:13 OHST FG Drew Basil kicked a 24-yard field goal 3 – 10 7:38 UCF TD Blake Bortles passed to Justin Tukes to the right for 1 yard gain...
Via Waiting For Next Year
September 08, 2012  |  Discuss

Ohio State Kicking Drills, Where You Can Take a Football to the Face

Urban Meyer really is playing up the whole “Circle of Trust” thing. On Saturday, the Ohio State football team scrimmaged in front of more than 3,000 fans (their spring game will be played this upcoming weekend), and tested out a new pressure scenario for kicker Drew Basil. The fans surrounded Basil on the field, who [...]
Via Kegs 'n Eggs
April 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Ohio State opens practice to fans, students

By Jeff Svoboda COLUMBUS - Drew Basil arrived in the training room at the Woody Hayes Athletic Center at 8:30 a.m., an hour and a half before the bus was supposed to leave for Ohio Stadium for todays student-filled open practice. That he was there so early was a testament to how excited Basil was to perform in front of as many members of the student body who were...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
April 15, 2012  |  Discuss
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