OSU Synchronized Swimming: Yet Another National Championship

[As I did with the Ohio State women’s golf recent match win, for this article I am grabbing the pic that accompanied the OSU website article. The joy of the team is just too good.] Probably a pretty good job in Columbus would be a craftsman that builds trophy cases. An even better job would […]


MVB: Bounce-back win Over Erskine, 3-1

The #11 Buckeyes bounced back from a hard fought and disappointing 5-set loss to Penn State with an impressive, defensive lead win over Erskine College, 3-1. The Buckeyes (17-6) finish their non-conference schedule with a 10-3 record. Ohio State 3, Erskine 1 On Saturday, Ohio State put on a commanding defensive performance in defeating Erskine […]


Weekend Wonderings: The James, This Week, Won’t Work

Welcome to this week’s edition of Weekend Wonderings. According to the calendar, we are getting closer and closer to Spring. Just don’t look out your window. Today we have updates on The James, this week in WWI and some thought on OSU sports. For mood music here is permanent musical accompaniment by Maroon 5. Grab whatever beverage […]

North Ridgeville Football

OSU FB Recruiting: Demario McCall is a Sweet 16’er

Four-star running back Demario McCall of North Ridgeville, OH apparently liked what he saw with his unofficial visit to Ohio State today. Liked it so much, he stated his commitment to come to Ohio State. The 5’11” 180 pound McCall is ranked (Rivals) as the 3rd top RB, at at overall #57, easily in Rivals […]

DALLAS, TX - MARCH 23:  Mikhail Grigorenko #25 of the Buffalo Sabres celebrates with his team after scoring against the Dallas Stars in the first period at American Airlines Center on March 23, 2015 in Dallas, Texas.  (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Tanks….But No Tanks

I want to talk a little bit about “fandom”, or lack thereof. This involves the current predicament of the NHL’s Buffalo Sabres, currently holding the worst record in the league. Futility is not new to Buffalo, having missed the playoffs in the three previous years. This, in a league, where over half of the teams […]


OSU Pistol Team: National Champions, Again..

[Don’t let the pretty smile fool you. The young lady rarely misses..She also won national individual and team titles..] This never gets old. An Ohio State team has won a national championship. From the Ohio State website: COLUMBUS, Ohio – For the second-consecutive season and seventh time in program history, the Ohio State pistol team […]


OSU Men’s Golf: Lucky Sevens in Texas

The Ohio State Men’s Golf team enjoyed their time in Arizona this past weekend by placing 7th in the 16 team field at the Lone Star Invitational in San Antonio, TX. The Buckeyes finished the 54-hole event at  the 7,247 yard par 72 course in 2 under par team score of 862. Tee-k Kelly tied for […]


OSUMVB: Ohio State Wins at Home, Splits Road Trip, sits at 16-6

The #11 Buckeyes had a St. Patrick’s Day celebration  versus Princeton, followed by a two match road trip to the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. The Buckeyes shut out Princeton 3-0, Did the same to St. Francis (3-0) and lost a tough match to Penn State, 2-3. Ohio State 3, Princeton 0 On Tuesday, Ohio State quickly […]


OSU Women’s Golf: Buckeyes Win MountainView Collegiate Invitational

[You’ll note, when you click on the link below,  that I grabbed the article image from the Ohio State sports website. This is such a great picture of the team, I just had to lead with it. Ken] The Ohio State Women’s Golf team enjoyed their time in Arizona this past weekend by winning the […]


Ohio State’s Ezekiel Elliott: The Most Outstanding Amateur Athlete?

OK, folks, here’s your chance to exercise your democratic duty and Do The Right Thing by voting for Ohio State’s own, Ezekiel Elliott as this year’s outstanding amateur athlete. And, like Chicago politics, you have an opportunity to “vote early, vote often”, on a daily basis until March 25th. Please, turn the title question into […]

TUCSON, AZ - DECEMBER 09:  Head coach Sean Miller of the Arizona Wildcats talks with Rondae Hollis-Jefferson #23, Dusan Ristic #14, Stanley Johnson #5 and Elliott Pitts #24 in the huddle during the second half of the college basketball game against the Utah Valley Wolverines at McKale Center on December 9, 2014 in Tucson, Arizona. The Wildcats defeated the Wolverines 87-56. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

tBBC NCAA Preview: Ohio State vs Arizona

Set-up On to the top 32. On Saturday at 5:15 PM ET,  the NCAA West Region proceeds, as far as we’re concerned, with the #10 seed Ohio State Buckeyes (24-10) facing off against the 5th ranked and #2 seed Arizona Wildcats (32-3). Ohio State earned this match-up in an overtime thriller against VCU 75-72. Arizona […]

INDIANAPOLIS - APRIL 03:  Head coach Bob Huggins of the West Virginia Mountaineers yells at his players during a timeout in the first half against the Duke Blue Devils during the National Semifinal game of the 2010 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at Lucas Oil Stadium on April 3, 2010 in Indianapolis, Indiana.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

MBB NCAA Preview: Midwest Region #5 West Virginia vs. #12 Buffalo

Set-up On Friday afternoon, the NCAA Midwest Region roars along with with the #5 seed West Virginia Mountaineers (23-9) facing off against the #12 seed University of Buffalo Bulls (23-9). The Mountaineers are a 4.5 point favorite, according to some folks who have an interest in that sort of thing. The winner of this game will […]

ANN ARBOR, MI - FEBRUARY 22:  Head coach Thad Matta of the Ohio State Buckeyes talks with Jae'Sean Tate #1 of the Ohio State Buckeyes and Marc Loving #2 of the Ohio State Buckeyes during the second half of a game against the Michigan Wolverines at Crisler Arena on February 22, 2015 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Michigan defeated Ohio State 64-57. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

MBB NCAA Tourney Preview: VCU Rams

Set-up On Thursday afternoon, the NCAA Midwest Region proceeds with the #10 seed Ohio State Buckeyes (23-10) facing off against the #7 seed Virginia Commonwealth University Rams (26-9). Despite the better record and the higher tournament seed, VCU is a 1.5 point underdog to OSU. Whatever.. The winner of this game will likely play 5th […]


tBBC 2015 March Madness Bracketology: Midwest Region

Tuesday and Wednesday we’ll be giving you our insight into each NCAA Tournament Region, looking for the stories that you may not have read elsewhere. The Midwest Region is a tough Region, not that any Region will be easy, but this one appears to be slightly the toughest due to placement of Top-10 and Top-25 […]


MVB: Buckeyes Split Weekend Matches

The #11 Buckeyes began a three game Pi Day/Ides of March/St. Patrick’s Day home stand with weekend matches against the #2 (Lewis) and #1 (Loyola-Chicago) ranked teams in the country. They split the Friday/Saturday matches; beating Lewis 3-2 on Friday and losing to Loyola 3-0 on Saturday. Ohio State 3, Lewis 2 On Friday, Ohio […]