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Mar
29

Carpenter Digs Deep, Delivers Ohio State Over Rutgers

It took eleven innings, some banging and some bungling, but in the end the Buckeyes showed some competitiveness and a big day by second baseman Matt Carpenter (below) to beat Rutgers in the Big Ten opener. Read more in today’s report from Mark Znidar, our Press Pros feature.

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Mar
25

Athletic and deep Houston knocks Ohio State out of NCAA Tournament

The Buckeyes simply ran out of steam, health bodies having to play their fourth game in ten days…and they had to do it against a Houston team that just might get much farther in the tournament than anyone suspected. Read Mark Znidar in our OSU tournament feature in today’s Press Pros.

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Mar
23

Ohio State Locks Down Defensively, Upends Iowa State

Buckeyes win their first round NCAA game, 62-59,  behind 21 points and 12 rebounds from Kaleb Wesson and 19 points from Keyshawn Woods. Read Mark Znidar in today’s Press Pros.

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Mar
22

Buckeyes Defeat Hawaii 6-5 With A Bit Of Everything

Two homers by Dom Canzone, one homer by Brady Cherry, and a slick relief appearance by Root leads to Buckeyes’ 4th straight victory. Read Mark Znidar’s post in today’s Press Pros.

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Mar
18

Ohio State Paired Aainst Iowa State In NCAA Tournament

There were nervous times during the selection show, but the Buckeyes get an 11th seed, and a berth in the NCAA Tournament. Mark Znidar was there, and writes about it in today’s Press Pros.

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Mar
16

“Free Bases” Enable Lipscomb To Push Around Ohio State

Buckeye pitchers have a total lapse in a Saturday loss to Lipscomb – twelve walks, two hit batters, and one wild pitch. Buckeye hitters struck out 12 times in a 9-3 loss at Bill Davis Stadium. Mark Znidar writes the story in today’s Press Pros feature.

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Mar
15

Buckeyes Do It All, Win Home Opener Over Lipscomb

The losing streak is over, and the Buckeye offense warmed things up, complementing Garrett Burhenn’s third win with a 14-run outburst to beat Lipscomb in the home opener. Mark Znidar shares how they did it in today’s Buckeye baseball feature.

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Mar
15

Michigan State Makes Ohio State Two And Done In Big Ten Tournament

They were in it, then they lost mojo when Kaleb Wesson fouled out early.  Now the Buckeyes must sit and wait for NCAA selection show if they get an at-large bid.

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Mar
14

Wesson Returns, Directs OSU Over Indiana In Big Ten Tourney

Kaleb Wesson totaled 17 points, 13 rebounds, three assists, three blocked shots and two steals…and was welcomed back in OSU’s quarterfinal win over Indiana in the Big Ten Tournament. Mark Znidar covers the game for Press Pros.

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Mar
10

Ohio State Surge Falls Short In Overtime Loss To Wisconsin

The Buckeyes nearly come back from 22-point deficit, but fall to Wisconsin, 73-67, in the regular season finale at Value City Arena. Read Mark Znidar in today’s Press Pros feature.

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Mar
7

Kaleb Wesson-less Ohio State Dunked By Northwestern

The Buckeyes played themselves off the NCAA tourney bubble Wednesday night with an ugly loss in Chicago, to Northwestern. Read Mark Znidar in today’s Press Pros feature.

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Mar
4

Second Inning Costs Ohio State In Loss To B-C

The Buckeyes give up five unearned runs in a disastrous second inning and end up settling for series split against Bethune-Cookman in Daytona. Read Mark Znidar’s take on things in today’s Press Pros update.

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Mar
4

Second Inning Costs Ohio State In Loss To B-C

The Buckeyes give up five unearned runs in a disastrous second inning and end up settling for series split against Bethune-Cookman in Daytona. Read Mark Znidar’s take on things in today’s Press Pros update.

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Mar
3

West Ignites Ohio State’s Win Over Bethune-Cookman

On a humid, windy 82-degree day, the Buckeyes scored 14 runs the first two innings and went on to win the third game of the four-game series with no sweat.

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Mar
2

Ohio State Does It All…6-0 Over Bethune-Cookman

The Buckeyes were a precise situational baseball team from top to bottom in making up for a stinker of a loss in the opener of the four-game series.

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Mar
2

Ohio State Can’t Put Pitching, Hitting Together…Lose To Bethune-Cookman

The Buckeyes lack of quality at bats, especially with runners on base, strikes again in their third one-run loss in four games. Columnist Mark Znidar made the trip and writes the story in today’s Press Pros feature.

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Feb
28

Ahrens’ Shooting Might Change Opponents’ Plan For OSU

Anonymous for the first two months of the season, freshman Justin Ahrens is suddenly the ray of light in what was a dark competitive profile in Big Ten play. The Versailles lefty has brought some ‘fun’ back to conversation about Buckeyes basketball. Read Mark Znidar’s profile of Versailles’ Justin Ahrens.

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Feb
27

Ahrens Explodes For 29 In Bucks’ Win Over Iowa

The Buckeyes’ freshman from tiny Versailles, Ohio burst on the scene Tuesday to lead them over #22-ranked Ohio, and give hope yet for an at-large bid in the NCAA tournament. Mark Znidar writes about the game in today’s Press Pros.

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Feb
24

Ohio State Again No Match No. 24 Maryland

The Buckeyes again showed why they have both feet firmly planted in pails of hardened cement as a middle of the pack team, a work in progress for better days in the future. Read Mark Znidar in today’s Press Pros.

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Feb
21

Ohio State Fluid In Dispatching Northwestern

It was just the elixir they needed with tough games coming against Iowa and Maryland…the Buckeyes cruise in a blowout win over Northwestern…Kaleb Wesson returns to form with 22 points. Read Mark Znidar in today’s Press Pros Buckeyes hoops feature.

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