Archive for OSU Feature
Feb
13

Opening Weekend: Another Year, And Still No Progress….!

Another year and the can gets kicked farther down the road with baseball and softball…and the prospects for high school kids who deserve to play in a better, competitive opportunity. Read our latest baseball post from opening weekend in Florida

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Feb
13

Ohio State Blows Big Lead, Hangs On To Beat Rutgers

Kaleb Wesson and Chris Holtmann are upbeat despite near collapse as the Bucukeyes win for the fourth time in the last five games. Mark Znidar writes how Ohio State won it 16th game in today’s Press Pros feature.

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Feb
9

Buckeyes A Road ‘No-Show’ In Loss To Wisconsin

They had ten first-half turnovers, played sketchy defense, and Kaleb Wesson had an off game.  It all worked together to end the Buckeyes’ winning streak at three games.

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Feb
9

Why Not The Buckeyes…And How Far Can They Go?

Their starting pitching all returns, along with the infield, to lead Ohio State to what they hope will be a reprise of last year’s Big Ten tourney title, NCAA appearance…and even beyond. Can they do it? Read what our baseball crystal ball says about the 2020 Buckeyes.

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Feb
8

Buckeyes Prep For Four In A Row At Wisconsin….

Buckeyes shoot for four in a row at Wisconsin, and the play of guard Duane Washington is pivotal, making up for lost points and minutes from freshman point guard DJ Carton. Mark Znidar writes for today’s Press Pros.

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Feb
5

Ohio State Follows Wesson’s Lead To Defeat Michigan

Junior center Kaleb Wesson may have played his best game as a Buckeye…scored 23 points, grabbed 12 rebounds, and led OSU to a win over Michigan for the team’s second Big Ten win on the road. Press Pros’ Mark Znidar was there, and shares the story in today’s feature.

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Feb
4

Ohio State, Michigan Sharing Same Life Raft In Rough Big Ten

The resumes of the two old rivals are similar,  and so, too, could be their chances of getting at-large bids to the NCAA tournament.  Some preview thoughts from Mark Znidar on Tuesday’s OSU-Michigan matchup.

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Feb
2

Why Baseball Has Our Hearts….

Two weeks prior to the debut of another college baseball season, players, parents, and fans come together to defy six more weeks of winter – to focus on something more appealing, and unifying, than issues of health and politics. Can better days be that far away?

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Feb
1

Bucks Win 2nd Straight…’Shoot’ Past Indiana

Shooter’s Hand…Justin Ahrens was once again the hot hand off the bench with his three-point shooting in the Buckeyes’ Saturday win over indiana. Read more in the latest Buckeye basketball update.

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Jan
31

No Farewell To Ahrens…Soph Returns From Back Injury

His four three-pointers in their win over Northwestern signal that the sophomore Versailles graduate could be shooting star Ohio State has needed. Mark Znidar writes his story in today’s Press Pros.

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Jan
26

Ohio State Breathes Easier After Win Over Northwestern

Freshman guard D.J. Carton took over the point during crunch time, and sophomore Justin Ahrens was a marksman in the Buckeyes first conference road win. Mark Znidar shares the story in Monday’s Press Pros.

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Jan
26

Buckeyes Baseball 2020: If You Ask Greg Beals…..

The affable coach of the Buckeyes is entering his tenth season in 2020, with an enviable record and an enviable list of players who have gone on to bigger baseball platforms.  But college baseball is about ‘elite’ preparation with an eye on the future.  Greg Beals fits the role perfectly. Read about the coach the Buckeyes in our latest pre-season profile.

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Jan
25

So Far, Big Ten Just Too ‘Big’ For Rebuilding Ohio State

There are many factors for the Buckeyes’ fall from Top 25 after non-conference victories over Villanova, North Carolina and Kentucky.  And you can’t say you weren’t warned before now. Columnist Mark Znidar shares in today’s Buckeye hoops feature.

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Jan
23

Buckeyes Can’t Finish Again…Lose To Minnesota

They couldn’t stop Macus Carr…Gophers’ sophomore guard drives for lay-up, then hits a 3-pointer in final minute to give Buckeyes 6th loss in 7 games…a somber night at the ‘Schott’. Mark Znidar writes the story for Press Pros in today’s inside feature.

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Jan
19

Buckeyes Fall Flat On The Road, To Penn State

Saturday soaking….Penn State blocked seven shots, get nine steals, and sent the Ohio State Buckeyes Buckeyes to their fifth loss in six Big Ten games. Mark Znidar writes the story for Press Pros in today’s OSU feature.

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Jan
15

No Washington And Muhammad, No More Losing Streak For OSU

Ohio State dispatches Nebraska, 80-68, to end the losing streak at four games, despite losing two guards to indefinite suspension. Six players reach double figures in scoring in the Bucks’ win. Read Mark Znidar in today’s Press Pros.

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Jan
12

Bucks’ Baseball 2020: A Need For Some Senior Moments?

The talent from young pitching is anticipated – hoped for.  But the hard-to-dodge issue surrounding the 2020 Buckeyes is that of ‘senior’ experience.  On a mostly sophomoric staff, just three portend to have the answer. Installment two of pre-season baseball in today’s Press Pros.

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Jan
11

Hoosiers Make Buckeyes See Crimson During Another Loss…

Crimson and creamed…Ohio State shot 32.7 percent and had 16 turnovers, and suffered their fourth straight loss at the hands of the Indiana Hoosiers. Mark Znidar shares the details in today’s Press Pros feature.

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Jan
8

Ohio State Downturn Could Be A Health Problem, Too

Sophomore guard Duane Washington has missed time with a rib injury.  Now, Kyle Young (below) is out after an appendectomy.  How much can a roster take and still win in the Big Ten? Read Mark Znidar in today’s Press Pros.

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Jan
8

Beware The Turtle…Cold Shooting Dooms Buckeyes

5 on 4?…It seemed like they were playing a man short as the Buckeyes had trouble scoring and fell to Maryland for their third straight loss (and third in the Big Ten). Mark Znidar writes the story for today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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