Thursday , 18 September 2014

Ohio State

Ohio State football: Week off will be no vacation for Buckeyes

COLUMBUS: If any naive Ohio State football players had a notion that they were getting this week off, coach Urban Meyer dispelled that possibility almost immediately. Yeah, they’ll get a couple of days off. But then it’s back to work. “Time to move on, a bye week, and then get ready,” Meyer said soon after Saturday’s 66-0 stroll past overmatched ... Read More »

Ohio State 66, Kent State 0; J.T. Barrett’s six touchdown passes lead Buckeyes

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COLUMBUS: It didn’t take long for Ohio State to assert what was going to happen to Kent State. The Buckeyes teed up Saturday’s game at Ohio Stadium knowing they had problems. The Buckeyes came in knowing that they had no wiggle room following the 35-21 beating they endured last week from Virginia Tech. They needed to dominate Kent State — ... Read More »

Hundreds of OSU band alumni gather in Columbus; report calls for director’s reinstatement

COLUMBUS: Ohio State University should disavow the investigative report of the school’s celebrated marching band that led to the firing of its director for failing to stop a “sexualized culture” and immediately reinstate him, according to report by a group of band alumni released Friday. The report also calls for an independent investigation of the university’s handling of Jonathan Waters’ ... Read More »

Ohio State football: In-state opponents still in future plans for OSU

COLUMBUS: After this season, Ohio State only has two games scheduled against other teams from the state. Even though the Big Ten is adding a game to its conference schedule in 2016 — eliminating one more possibility per year of the Buckeyes taking on an in-state opponent — Ohio State Athletic Director Gene Smith has no plans for his football ... Read More »

Kent State and Ohio State scouting report

KENT STATE (0-2) at No. 22 OHIO STATE (1-1) Time:TV: Noon (WEWS Channel 5) Line: Ohio State by 32 Series Record: Ohio State leads 2-0 WHAT’S AT STAKE Ohio State is trying to rebound after getting slammed 35-21 by Virginia Tech. The Buckeyes were outplayed and spent this week scrambling to diagnose and remedy the problems on both sides of ... Read More »

Ohio State football: Buckeyes battling ’little’ mistakes on defense

COLUMBUS: Urban Meyer isn’t happy. And when Ohio State’s head coach isn’t happy, let’s just say it follows that his staff and players shouldn’t get too comfortable. This is not a good week to be a Buckeye football player. The whole team is scrambling to patch a lot of problems in the wake of a stunning 35-21 defeat to Virginia ... Read More »