Dayton is Flying High to the Elite Eight

Photo is courtesy of Written by: Curt Ashcraft (@cashcraft740) Edited by: Matt Shock (@shockwave_music) Follow us on Twitter! @OS_Report Like Us on Facebook!   One thing that we try to make very well known to our readers here at ‘Our Sports Report’ is that we are not experts. We are sports fans just like the rest of you and every once in awhile we tend...
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March 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Dayton beats Ohio State with last second shot

The Ohio State Buckeyes will not play Dayton in the regular season, so you know they had a little extra motivation on their side. They should that in their upset win over the Buckeyes thanks to a last second layup by Vee Sanford. Check it out below. Dayton won the game 60-59. What a great way to kick off the tournament. Follow me on twitter @ScottBasketball  http://twitter...
March 23, 2014  |  Discuss

For Dayton, NCAA ebullience gives way to business

The Dayton Flyers were flying high after their Thursday win against Ohio State. Friday, they came back to earth. They insisted they're here on a business trip, nothing more. That game against lordly Syracuse on Saturday? Just business. Vee Sanford set the tone. A day after hitting the shot heard 'round Ohio – "THE University of Dayton" proclaimed the OSU-tweaking...
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March 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Koch’s NCAA Tournament Picks – Saturday, March 22nd

Send to Kindle(Credit: Erik Schelkun, Elsestar Images) * * * We’re halfway through the opening weekend of the NCAA Tournament and it already feels like we’ve had enough carnage to last for the whole three weeks. We’ve set a record for overtime games in a single day and had two nights of basketball that didn’t end until well past 1 a.m. on the East Coast. Vee Sanford’s late...
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March 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Bottom Line: Ohio State Was Not Ready to Play

[Photo: Getty Images] The very first game of the NCAA Tournament featured two teams less than 70 miles apart from each other. It was a classic case of Big Brother vs. Little Brother; Ohio State taking on Dayton. This Ohio State team came into the tournament as a six seed, which may have been slightly higher than expected. Many of the pre-tournament brackets had them slated at a five...
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March 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Dayton to take on Syracuse in hopes of Sweet 16 berth

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- Syracuse has had to deal with teams slowing play all season. Get ready for a change of pace. When the third-seeded Orange (28-5) face No. 11 Dayton (24-10) in the South Region of the NCAA tournament on Saturday night, the Flyers expect to be flying against the Orange's vaunted 2-3 zone defense as the teams vie for a spot in the round of 16. "We have...
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March 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Koch’s NCAA Tournament Picks – Friday, March 21st

Send to Kindle(Credit: OSU Athletics) * * * My quest for $1 billion didn’t last a single game. I have Dayton guard Vee Sanford to thank for that after his late runner beat Ohio State and kicked off the opening day of the NCAA Tournament with an upset. Warren Buffett’s cash is safe from my grasp for at least one more year. The best thing about March Madness is that it doesn...
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March 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Dayton Daily News trolls Ohio State with massive headline

Dayton beat Ohio State in one of the most dramatic games of the first day of the NCAA Tournament thanks to a last second shot by Vee Sanford.  This was a huge moment for Dayton basketball.  Ohio State has made a habit of ducking their top in-state rivals and instead fill their non-conference home schedule with the likes of Bryant, North Florida, Central Connecticut State, and Louisiana...
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March 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Sanford's the hero as Dayton stuns Ohio State 60-59

Vee Sanford hit a layup with 3.8 seconds remaining to help the Dayton Flyers upset the No. 22/24 Ohio State Buckeyes, 60-59, in the NCAA Tournament Second Round. Trailing 59-58 with 10 seconds left, Sanford drove from the top of the key to the right side and banked in a shot. Ohio State's Aaron Craft's game-winning attempt rattled out as time expired. Dayton, the No. 11...
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March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Dayton vs The Syracuse Zone

Earlier today, Dayton Flyer Vee Sanford nailed the game winner against Ohio St.  Dayton scored 60 points and shot 45% from the field, but in order to beat Syracuse in the Round of 32, they will need to shoot better than 3-13 from downtown.Jordan Sibert led Dayton in 3pt attempts knocking down just 1 of his 5 attempts. That is right at his season average in 3pt attempts, but he...
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March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Dayton’s Vee Sanford hits game winner over Ohio State

Let the Madness begin. According to Fox Sports, 86% of brackets took Ohio State over Dayton in the 6-11 matchup, and Vee Sanford just cost people a lot of money. Dayton will now play the winner of the Syracuse-Western Michigan matchup. Follow Mike Pendleton on Twitter @MP2310 Twitter:@FullScaleSport Photo credit: (Ethan Klosterman)
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March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

The Dayton Flyers Upset The Ohio State Buckeyes

In what was dubbed as the “Battle of Ohio” the 11 seeded Dayton Flyers took on the sixth ranked Ohio State Buckeyes and the flyers emerged victorious today 60-59. The Flyers improved to 4-6 all-time against Ohio State and it advances to play a weekend game for its second straight tournament appearance, after going 1-1 in 2009. It was a back-and-forth game that featured 15 lead...
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March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

One and Out: Buckeyes flop vs. Dayton

Ohio State- 59  Dayton- 60  Madness. It’s exactly what the Ohio State Buckeyes are feeling after a one-and-out showing in the NCAA Tournament. It’s also exactly what Ohio State fans and onlookers everywhere felt throughout the entire 2013-14 season. Madness is a solid summation of the entire basketball season for Ohio State. After a 15-0 start to the season, the Buckeyes became...
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March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Dayton Scores First Upset of March Madness With Win Over Ohio State 60-59

Aaron Craft tried OSU fans--he really did--but when it is no secret who is going to attempt a game-winning shot as time expires the Dayton defense knew exactly what to do. For the Buckeye Nation that sadly means their team has fallen victim to a lower seeded team and become the first upset of the tournament.@SBNationGIF/TwitterHere's the game winner by Dayton's Vee Sanford...
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March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Dayton, Vee Sanford beat Ohio St on Last Second Shot

Photo Credit: AP Today is the day we are all glued to the television as basketball fans with the first day of March Madness upon us. We didn’t have to wait long for an upset, as the #11 seed Dayton Flyers defeated the #6 seed Ohio State Buckeyes in the very first game on the slate for the day. Yes, most of you probably saw a billion dollars go out the window, but you were given...
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March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Dayton Stuns Ohio State in First March Madness Upset

The Ohio State Buckeyes headed into the NCAA Tournament with high expectations and championship hopes, but those hopes were dashed by 11th ranked Dayton. Both teams played an exceptionally well fought game, but in the end Dayton made the play to finish things off. Vee Sanford hit a floater with just over three seconds left in the game, and Aaron Craft’s shot at the buzzer bounce...
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March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Madness begins with frantic Dayton-Ohio St. finish

It’s amazing how poetic the finish was between Ohio State and Dayton in the first game on the best day in sports.  After an Aaron Craft layup, OSU led Dayton 59-58.  Coming out of a timeout, Verne Lundquist was praising Aaron Craft as one of the great student athletes he’s covered in college sports.  Thank goodness Verne got back to the action milliseconds before we had a...
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March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Watch: 11. Dayton upsets 6. Ohio State in stunner

Aaron Craft’s hustle couldn’t save the Buckeyes, today. Once ranked as high as #3 in the country, Ohio State became the first upset victim of the NCAA Tournament after they lost in the closing seconds to the Dayton Flyers. Check out Vee Sanford with 3.8 seconds, and Aaron Craft coming up short: HIGHLIGHT: @DaytonMBB upsets […]Continue reading...
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March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Dayton upsets Ohio State in final seconds

Aaron Craft and the No.6 Ohio State had a chance to beat No.11-seed Dayton at the buzzer during the second-round of the NCAA Tournament, but the senior playing in his last game with the Buckeyes had his attempt just roll out. Here’s video the final sequence of Craft and the eventual winner by Dayton’s Vee Sanford via Guyism: The post Aaron Craft Just Misses Game-Winner, Dayton...
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March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Sanford lifts Dayton to 60-59 win over Ohio State

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- Vee Sanford scored on a layup with 3.8 seconds left to lift 11th-seeded Dayton to a 60-59 victory over sixth-seeded Ohio State in the second round of the NCAA tournament on Thursday. Sanford finished with 10 points, while Dyshawn Pierre led the Flyers (24-10) with 12 points in a matchup of Ohio schools separated by about 75 miles. Dayton advances to play the...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Dayton Knocks Off Ohio State On A Vee Sanford Runner With 3 Seconds Left

Dayton and Ohio State opened the NCAA Tournament with a classic. After Aaron Craft split the lane and put up a wild go-ahead layup with just over 15 seconds left, he was answered by Dayton’s Vee Sanford.  With the clock running down, Sanford drove the lane, and hit a runner off the glass to retake the lead for the Flyers with just over three seconds left. Craft tried a similar...
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March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Aaron Craft misses buzzer beater; Dayton upsets Ohio State

The Dayton Flyers beat the Ohio State Buckeyes to kick off March Madness in Style. Vee Sanford shocked the world with his game-winning shot.
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March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Sanford scores 23, Dayton beats Fordham at A-10

NEW YORK (AP) -- Vee Sanford tied a career high with 23 points off the bench on a perfect shooting day, and Dayton beat Fordham 87-74 Thursday in the first round of the Atlantic 10 tournament in another boost to the Flyers' NCAA tournament hopes. Fifth-seeded Dayton has won 10 of 11 to go from a team with little hope for an NCAA bid to one that will give the selection committee...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
March 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Dayton solidifies NCAA resume with win over Richmond

DAYTON -- Life on the bubble this time of the year can be cruel. One moment you are in the NCAA field of 68, the next you are out and staring at the NIT. Despite the stress, the University of Dayton has been handling it well. After losing four straight to close out January, the Flyers have won nine of their last 10, including Saturday's 60-48 defeat of Richmond. Dayton goes into...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
March 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Sibert, Dayton hold off UMass 86-79

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) -- Jordan Sibert matched his career-high with 23 points and Dayton hit enough free throws down the stretch to defeat Massachusetts 86-79 on Saturday. Dyshawn Pierre added 16 points, Vee Sanford 15, Devin Oliver 11 and Khari Price 10 for the Flyers (20-9, 8-6 Atlantic 10), who made 9 of 16 free throws in the final 2 minutes. Trey Davis scored 19 points for the Minutemen...
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March 01, 2014  |  Discuss
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