Archive for OSU Feature
Nov
19

Buckeyes Hand Stetson Its Hat…Ohio State Now 4-0

An Eye For Defense…Ohio State’s E.J. Liddell got all ball and treated Stetson’s Mamahadou Diawara to one of his four blocks in Monday’s Buckeye blowout win. Now 4-0, Mark Znidar explains how it happened in today’s Press Pros feature.

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Nov
18

Ohio State Has A Lot Of Believers With 10-0 Start

Coaches of vanquished foes highly complimentary of Buckeyes … Rutgers not much of a match, as expected … Fields, Dobbins dominate in lopsided victory. Start your week off with a good Buckeye read from Doug Harris.

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Nov
14

Znidar: Buckeyes’ Hot Shooting Throttles ‘Nova…

The Buckeyes got double figures scoring from five players, led by Duane Washington (pictured) with 14 points on four three-pointers. The game was, well, a slam dunk. Ohio State had six of them. Mark Znidar writes the story for Press Pros in today’s inside feature.

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Nov
10

Buckeyes Basketball: Wesson, Carton Lead Win Over UMass

Four Buckeye freshmen play major minutes in the Buckeyes tuneup win over UMass Lowell.  Next…Villanova comes calling. Mark Znidar writes the story for Press Pros in today’s inside feature.

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Nov
10

Chase Young Situation Another Case Of NCAA Over-Reaction

Star defensive end could get four-game suspension for loan that soon will be legal with changing rules … Buckeyes look dominant on defense without him against Maryland … Ohio State, Fields sharpen passing game against inferior opponent. Read Doug Harris in today’s Press Pros.

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Nov
7

Znidar: Buckeyes Win Rematch, Slugfest Over UC

For the first time since 1921 UC came to play in Columbus, and found the Buckeyes (and Andre Wesson, below) play defense, too. Ohio State survives cold shooting and a hard, physical game to come away from Wednesday’s in-state showdown with a toughd 64-56 win over Cincinnati. Read Mark Znidar in today’s Press Pros.

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Nov
5

Ohio State Basketball: Rematch With Cincinnati Blind Man’s Bluff for Holtmann

New-Look Bearcats as first-year coach John Brannen has brought in five freshmen, three graduate transfers, and two other transfers.  Read Mark Znidar’s preview of UC vs. the Buckeyes on Press Pros.

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Nov
5

Ohio State Basketball: New Faces Should Bring Lots of Smiles

Four highly-rated freshmen and Florida State transfer C.J. Walker inject the Buckeyes’ roster with fresh talent…and a fresh competitive profile for the program. Mark Znidar preview to the 2019-20 Buckeyes in today’s Press Pros.

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Oct
31

The Toughest Critics In The Front Row….

Sharing some morning-after remarks on Wednesday’s OSU hoops debut, and what was seen compared to what was expected.

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Oct
31

OSU Hoops: Four Freshmen Are In Tune For Exhibition

Exhibitionist…Freshman DJ Carton showed why his leaving Iowa to be a Buckeye was such a big deal, but he had plenty of help in a Buckeye blowout exhibition win Wednesday over Cedarville. Mark Znidar writes the story for today’s Press Pros.

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Oct
27

Buckeyes Show Poise In Overcoming Badgers With Strong Second Half

Wisconsin kept it close for a while, but Ohio State scored on four straight possessions on way to blowout … Dobbins out-duels Taylor in battle of two top backs … Young ties program record with four sacks in dominant performance. Doug Harris writes his weekly commentary in today’s Press Pros.

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Oct
21

Brad Goldberg, And Baseball (Now) By The Numbers…

After five years of professional baseball, former Buckeye pitcher Brad Goldberg has come back home – back to campus – to ground himself by giving back through coaching in the modern sense – by the numbers.

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Oct
20

Buckeyes Baseball: Gray Takes Series With 8-5 Win

Checking his list…Fall baseball is over and Buckeyes coach Greg Beals now takes inventory on what he’s seen…and on who plays where come opening weekend in February. Mark Znidar writes about the conclusion in today’s Press Pros feature.

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Oct
20

Matt Carpenter, And The Working Man’s View Of ‘Fall Ball’

The happiest guy at this weekend’s Buckeye Scarlet and Gray World Series may be the one who can simply appreciate the opportunity the most.  Like the old Smith-Barney commercials, second baseman Matt Carpenter has “earned it”.

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Oct
19

Fields, Buckeyes Improve To 7-0 By Throttling Wildcats

Sophomore quarterback passes for four touchdowns in 52-3 win … Northwestern has early running success, but defense has another solid showing … First-half fun even includes 55-yard field goal. Read Doug Harris in today’s Press Pros.

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Oct
18

Bucks Baseball: Fall Practice No Drain On West, Clegg

Fall Ball…Shortstop Noah West needs playing time coming back from knee surgery, and soph outfielder Nolan Clegg simply needs innings to develop.  The prognosis for both…is good!

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Oct
13

Buckeyes Show Their Hand In Loss To WCU…

They played twelve innings of exhibition baseball with Western Carolina, got as many looks as possible at spring personnel options, and in the end came out on the losing end of a 7-5 score.  Or, did they? Read more in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Oct
6

Buckeyes Tested But Win Again To Stay Undefeated

Buckeyes challenged by rugged defense of No. 25 Michigan State … Fields has three total touchdowns in 34-10 victory … Ohio State overcomes rough first quarter to improve to 6-0. Doug Harris provides the story in today’s Press Pros.

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Sep
29

Dingler Ready For Big Season After Surgery…

Ohio State is watching and expecting more from their starting catcher as they begin fall practice, and with good reason.  Everyone else is watching him, too. Fall baseball coverage from Mark Znidar headlines today’s Press Pros.

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Sep
29

Ohio State Baseball: Burhenn, Pfennig Look Sharp In Loss To Dayton

A pair of sophomore right-handers worked on new pitches, seeing their first action since June.  Ohio State drops a fall baseball exhibition game to the University of Dayton. Mark Znidar reports in today’s Press Pros.

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