Archive for OSU Feature
Jan
9

Ohio State Loss To Rutgers Exposes Shortcomings Again

This outcome was the clearest signal yet that these Buckeyes are not going to challenge for the conference championship and probably will have to dog paddle hard just to keep their snouts above water. Read more by Mark Znidar on OSU basketball inside todays feature.

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Jan
5

MSU Dominates Second Half…Beats Ohio State

The battle of the big men went to Michigan State – too many, and OSU’s Kaleb Wesson (25 points) fouled out late in the game. The Buckeyes suffer their first Big Ten loss of the year. Read more about the game from Mark Znidar in the latest Buckeyes feature update.

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Jan
5

Ready Or Not, Ohio State Must Contend With MSU’s Size

The Buckeyes must contend with one big body Saturday, while eighth-ranked Michigan State has a stable full of them. “We’ll need to be at our very, very best,” says coach Chris Holtmann.

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Jan
2

Memorable Ohio State Season Ends With Rose Bowl Win

Buckeyes didn’t put on an offensive show but did enough to hold off Washington … Ohio State builds 28-3 lead and survives 20-point fourth quarter for Huskies … Ryan Day takes over for Meyer and needs to consider staff changes. Read our Rose Bowl wrap-up from Doug Harris in today’s Press Pros feature.

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Dec
29

Ohio State Moves To 12-1 After Win Over High Point

The question remains. Are the Buckeyes as good, as solid, as their record indicates. Saturday’s 82-64 win over High Point gave hope that they are. Read more from Mark Znidar in today’s Press Pros.

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Dec
27

Big Ten Looms For Ohio State Team With Some Questions

While they’ve played 12 games in three states, are ranked 13th in the Associated Press basketball poll and have been a pleasant surprise to their fan base, the Buckeyes are still a bit of a mystery. Read more from Mark Znidar in today’s Press Pros.

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Dec
18

Ohio State Sheds Bad Start To Down Youngstown State

A huge second half by Kaleb Wesson and a career night led the Buckeyes to a second half comeback and win over Youngstown State. Columnist Mark Znidar writes the story for Press Pros in the latest Buckeyes inside feature.

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Dec
16

Ohio State Sneaks Away From Bucknell, 73-71

It wasn’t easy (it rarely is), but the Buckeyes turned back a surprising Bucknell team to save face, but they had to lose some teeth to do it. Columnist Mark Znidar writes about it for Press Pros.

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Dec
3

Ohio State Routs Minnesota In Big Ten Opener…

The Buckeyes used balanced scoring, a rebounding edge, and physical defense to beat Minnesota Sunday in the Big Ten opener for both teams. Press Pros columnist Mark Znidar writes about the game in today’s OSU feature.

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Dec
2

Ohio State Wins Big Ten But Likely Will Fall Short Of Playoffs

Haskins was brilliant again as Buckeyes win back-to-back conference titles … Committee probably will go with Georgia or Oklahoma for last spot … Playoffs need to expand to eight teams so no legitimate title contenders get left out. Read Doug Harris in today’s Press Pros.

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Dec
2

Ohio State Will Be Without Muhammad For Big Ten Hoops Opener…

Buckeyes open Big Ten play later today with Minnesota – will be missing star freshman defender Luther Muhammad – the importance of the bench to contribute in his absence. Columbus – It took about as long as it takes to run a fast break for Duane Washington Jr. to make an impression on his future […]

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Nov
28

Znidar: Syracuse’s Zone, Shooting, Too Much For Buckeyes

Syracuse’s zone defense was befuddling, and outstanding perimeter shooting in the second half was too much…and enough to hand Ohio State its first loss of the season. Mark Znidar writes about it for the latest Press Pros OSU feature.

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Nov
25

Harris: Ohio State Pounds Michigan To Earn Big Ten Title Shot

Buckeyes put it all together for seventh straight win in rivalry … Haskins has another record-setting day as Ohio State puts up 62 points … Ohio State defense outshines highly touted unit from Michigan. Read more OSU football by Doug Harris inside today’s PressPros.

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Nov
24

Znidar: Ohio State Defeats Cleveland State, 89-62

The Buckeyes mixed nostalgia with contemporary fact – they’re playing like a team that can adept to any building – 89-62 winners in a Friday night blowout over Cleveland State. Read columnist Mark Znidar in today’s Press Pros.

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Nov
21

No. 23 Ohio State Awakens To Defeat Samford, 68-50

Kaleb Wesson’s 19 points (above) and a second half defensive effort that allowed just 18 points helped the Buckeyes to their fifth straight win, 68-50 over Samford. Columnist Mark Znidar writes about in the latest Press Pros feature.

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Nov
18

Up And Down Weekend…Ohio State Roughs Up SC State

Buckeyes cap their up and down weekend with an impressive hammering of South Carolina State. And they were…what they thought they were! The unbeaten Buckeyes and Kaleb Wesson (below) keep showing new wrinkles, as written by Mark Znidar in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Nov
18

Buckeyes Overcome Horrendous Defense To Stay Alive In Big Ten

Buckeyes get gashed for big plays again at Maryland … Except for turnovers, Haskins and Dobbins were nearly unstoppable in 52-51 win … Late two-point conversion fails for Terps as Ohio State improves to 10-1. Read Doug Harris’s account of the game.

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Nov
16

Ohio State Defeats Creighton 69-60 In Gavitt Tipoff

It wasn’t easy, in a place where it’s NEVER easy, but the baby Buckeyes hold on to beat Creighton in the Dave Gavitt Tippoff. Mark Znidar writes about the game in today’s Press Pros.

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Nov
11

Buckeyes Hit Century Mark, Blow Out Purdue-Fort Wayne

The Buckeyes got impressive shooting from C.J. Jackson (below), lock-tight defense from freshman Luther Muhammad, and hit the century mark for a blowout win Sunday over Purdue-Fort Wayne. Read more, including a rival coach’s assessment of what to expect from Ohio State basketball…in today’s Press Pros feature.

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Nov
10

Buckeyes Grab Key Road Win Behind Defense, Special Teams

Ohio State holds Michigan State offense down in 26-6 victory … Defensive lineman Dre’Mont Jones gets touchdown with fumble recovery in end zone … Offense never really clicked, but punter Drue Chrisman had monster day. Read more OSU football by Doug Harris inside today’s PressPros.

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