Stories tagged: Ohio State
UPDATED: Mon., June 5, 2017, 11:15 p.m.
‘A long, strange trip’: Thad Matta out as Ohio State coach
Thad Matta is out as Ohio State’s basketball coach, with the Buckeyes having missed the last two NCAA Tournaments amid an exodus of players.
Wed., Dec. 28, 2016, 10:48 p.m.
Women’s Top 25 roundup: No. 14 Ohio State opens Big 10 with 87-62 win over Minnesota
Kelsey Mitchell hit five 3-pointers and scored 23 points to help No. 14 Ohio State beat Minnesota 87-62 on Wednesday night in the Big Ten opener for both teams in …
Tue., Dec. 27, 2016, 9:44 p.m.
Leading men: Ohio St’s Elflein, Clemson’s Boulware show way
Coaches often talk about how the best teams have players who take ownership and convey their messages as well as they do. Ohio State’s Pat Elflein and Clemson’s Ben Boulware …
Mon., Dec. 19, 2016, 8:05 p.m.
UConn still No. 1 in AP women’s hoops poll
The UConn Huskies are still the unanimous top choice in The Associated Press women’s basketball poll after having a week off for exams.
Thu., Dec. 8, 2016, 3:45 p.m.
Trump meets with Ohio State victims, taking on somber duty
In the midst of his Cabinet deliberations, President-elect Donald Trump flew to Ohio Thursday to meet with victims and families after the latest U.S. outbreak of violence, a somber duty …
Mon., Dec. 5, 2016, 2:30 a.m.
Jim Harbaugh not backpedaling on criticism of officials
Jim Harbaugh is not backpedaling on his recent criticism of officials. Harbaugh said he’s instead ready to agree to disagree with the Big Ten.
Wed., Nov. 30, 2016, 10:59 a.m.
Trump says Ohio State attacker should not have been in the country
President-elect Donald Trump said Wednesday that the Ohio State student who plowed his car into a crowd and then slashed at people with a butcher knife was “a Somali refugee …
Sat., Nov. 26, 2016, 9:38 p.m.
Top 25 football: Ohio State edges Michigan in 2OT
Curtis Samuel swept in for a 15-yard touchdown after Ohio State barely converted a fourth-and-1 and the second-ranked Buckeyes beat No. 3 Michigan 30-27 in double overtime Saturday.
Sat., Oct. 22, 2016, 10:43 p.m.
Top 25 roundup: Penn State shocks No. 2 Ohio State
Grant Haley returned a blocked field goal 60 yards for a touchdown with 4:27 left in the fourth quarter and Penn State upset No. 2 Ohio State 24-21 in State …
Sat., May 7, 2016, 11:25 p.m.
Diving for his life: Colin Zeng seeks U.S. citizenship
Blood dripped, then poured from Colin (Zhipeng) Zeng’s nose. It was March 26, the final round of the NCAA men’s platform diving championship, and every time Zeng, 21, came up …
Sat., Feb. 27, 2016, 5:44 p.m.
No. 20 Michigan St. outlasts No. 5 Ohio St. 107-105 in 3 OTs
In the last minute of the third overtime, Tori Jankoska helped the 20th-ranked Michigan Spartans finally outlast No. 5 Ohio State, making three free throws down the stretch to give …
Fri., Feb. 5, 2016, 6:21 p.m.
Panthers’ Coleman, ex-teammate overcome tragedy, form bond
There was a time when Carolina Panthers safety Kurt Coleman wasn’t sure if he should – or even could – play football again.
Fri., Jan. 15, 2016, 5:56 p.m.
Ohio State, Nike agree on $252M sponsorship extension
Ohio State University extended its current sponsorship contract with Nike by 15 years in a deal worth $252 million, the school and athletic apparel company announced Thursday.
Fri., Jan. 1, 2016, 6:14 p.m.
No. 7 Ohio State beats No. 8 Notre Dame in Fiesta Bowl
Ezekiel Elliott ran for 149 yards and matched a Fiesta Bowl record with four touchdowns to close the curtain on his college career, sparking No. 7 Ohio State’s prolific offense …
Sat., Nov. 21, 2015, 11:09 p.m.
Playoff Pulse: OSU’s loss opens door to new champ
COLUMBUS, Ohio – Unless something really strange happens over the last two weeks of the season, the second College Football Playoff will crown a new champion. Ohio State had its …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 20, 2015, 10:18 p.m.
No. 1 Ohio State will start JT Barrett over Jones at QB
The starting quarterback job at Ohio State is
Mon., Sept. 21, 2015
Big Ten gives poll 1-2 punch
Ohio State is No. 1 and Michigan State is No. 2 in the Associated Press college football poll, giving the Big Ten the top two teams in the rankings for …
Tue., Sept. 8, 2015
Cardale Jones emerges as Ohio State QB, guides win over Virginia Tech
College football: Braxton Miller looks very comfortable at wide receiver, and Cardale Jones picked up right where he left off. Miller scored two touchdowns, including an electrifying 53-yard run, and …
Mon., Sept. 7, 2015
Buckeyes won’t be overlooking Hokies
Ohio State coach Urban Meyer says he meant no disrespect to Virginia Tech when he blamed the Buckeyes’ stunning home loss to the Hokies last season on his team’s “lack …
Mon., Aug. 24, 2015
Ohio State first unanimous preseason No.1 football team
Ohio State is the first unanimous preseason No. 1 in the Associated Press college football poll. The defending national champion Buckeyes received all 61 first-place votes from the media panel …
Fri., July 31, 2015
Busted New York Jets defensive lineman Sheldon Richardson is facing legal troubles after being charged Thursday in St. Charles County, Missouri, with resisting arrest and traffic violations on July 14 …
Sat., July 11, 2015
Braxton Miller will stay to play at Ohio State
Quarterback Braxton Miller is almost fully recovered from his latest shoulder injury and planning to win back his starting job at Ohio State. Miller hurt his throwing shoulder shortly before …
Sun., March 22, 2015
Logan Stieber wins fourth title, leads Ohio State to first wrestling crown
ST. LOUIS – NCAA wrestling organizers flipped the competition order so Logan Stieber’s bid for a fourth national championship came last instead of third in the order. That was the …
Tue., Jan. 13, 2015
Zeke, Slobs shine
ARLINGTON, Texas – If anybody’s looking for an early Heisman Trophy favorite for next season, look no further than Zeke. He’s already locked up the voting bloc called the Slobs.
Tue., Jan. 13, 2015
Urban Meyer solidifies his place as one of college football’s greatest coaches
ARLINGTON, Texas – If he wasn’t a member of the club before, he definitely is now. Take a bow, Urban Meyer.
Thu., Jan. 1, 2015
Ohio State takes its big shot at emulating Alabama
NEW ORLEANS – When Urban Meyer got back into coaching at Ohio State, he made it clear what kind of program he wanted to build. SEC North.
Mon., Dec. 8, 2014
College football has its own final four with Alabama, Oregon, Florida State and Ohio State
GRAPEVINE, Texas – The first College Football Playoff expanded the national championship race, made the regular season even more intriguing and produced a final four with major star power. Nick …
Mon., Dec. 8, 2014
Ohio State No. 4 in college football playoff rankings
Defensive lineman Joey Bosa and the Ohio State Buckeyes blanked Wisconsin and vaulted into fourth place in the CFP rankings. AP photos
Sun., Dec. 7, 2014
Tide refuse to ebb
Blake Sims threw a pair of touchdown passes, T.J. Yeldon and Derrick Henry each had a couple of touchdown runs, and top-ranked Alabama pulled away in the fourth quarter to …
Mon., Dec. 1, 2014
Missing Buckeyes player dead
COLUMBUS, Ohio – A missing Ohio State football player who disappeared shortly after sending a text message about his concussions was found dead Sunday, apparently of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, …