Taken Too Soon

On March 2nd, 2007 in Atlanta, Georgia, a bus carrying the Bluffton University (OH) baseball team went off an exit ramp on Interstate 75, killing 7 people and injuring 21 more. On November 30th, 2014, Ohio State’s own Kosta Karageorge was found dead near his Columbus, Ohio apartment, a victim of an apparent suicide. July […]

The Ohio State University moves onto the 2nd round of the 2014 NCAA Women's Volleyball Tournament. Lexington, KY. December 5, 2014

Women’s Volleyball Falls To 0-2 In Big 10 Play

On September 23 in Madison, Wisconsin the Women’s Volleyball Team opened up Big Ten play against the Nations #3 Badgers of Wisconsin with a loss. The Buckeyes would be dropped in three sets: 25-16, 25-19, 25-17. OSU fell to a dominating 15-block via the Badgers. But even in such turmoil the Buckeyes out-killed the opposition […]

Are You Not Entertained? Idle Week

So much for our idle week. No, not Idol. Idle. Like, not playing. Some call it a bye week. Or what the Cleveland Browns do every Sunday. Not play. Anyway, since OSU didn’t play, this won’t be a traditional AYNE since most of the things or crack staff wanted to see have to do with OSU. […]

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tBBC Alumni Interact: Founder Jeff, Former Editors Mali and Ken

It’s the tenth anniversary of the night that Jeff created the Buckeye Battle Cry in his mothers basement, and what a better way to celebrate it than including the three people who helped make it what it is today. Jeff spent years building and burping his baby until handing over to Mali who was our […]


Making The List: Chic Harley

Who was the first star for the Buckeyes? I am talking back – back – back in the day! It is a legitimate question …. We’d have to go back to 1916 …. Charles William Harley was born on September 15, 1894 in Chicago. Thus, his nickname “Chic”.  His family moved to Columbus when he was […]

What Do You Want To See? Idle Week

OK, Buckeye fans. Time to take a break for a week. Ohio State is idle. Maybe it comes at the wrong time as the Buckeye Express seems to be rolling after stomping Oklahoma with its basic defense. Anyhoo, that doesn’t stop our crack staff from producing its weekly wish list. Ready? Scott B1G up: Need […]

NCAA Football: Virginia Tech at Ohio State

View From the Fan – Bye Week Edition

This article originally appeared at Thoughts on Last Week Much like Urban Meyer, I was concerned about how this young team would respond to a hostile road environment at Oklahoma. I was nervous all day – the delayed kickoff didn’t help – but once the ball was in the air, and the Buckeyes put up a […]


TBBC Awards; Oklahoma Sooners; Noah Brown, Buckeye Secondary, the Aussie

Plenty of thoughts on the best of the best from Saturdays blowout of Oklahoma. Leave us your thoughts in the comments section! Offensive tOSU Offensive MVP Scott – Noah Brown. Catch of the year and all. WVa – I use to have the top play each week and Noah Brown wins that hands down! There is […]

Men of the Scarlet and Gray Podcast: A Basic Buckeye Roundtable

What do you get when BTN analyst Stanley Jackson, Tony Gerdeman along with Script Ohio’s Clair Crawford when they join Shannon and Chip to talk Buckeyes football?

A Basic Buckeye Roundtable of course.

This All-Star packed show has everything from Michigan humor to actual Maize and Blue discussion. There is a recap of the Ohio State/Oklahoma match-up from last Saturday.

Everyone discusses some of the things that Ohio State needs to fix going forward along with how the Buckeyes have a tough schedule. Did the bye week come at the right time?

Find out who everyone picked to be in the Big Ten Championship game in November. Did they all pick the Buckeyes or is there going to be another Big Ten East powerhouse back in Indy?



OSU Women’s Volleyball Takes 3 in Muncie, In

(Photo courtesy The Ohio State University women’s volleyball team (10-2), 19th in the nation polished off a trifecta in Muncie by taking the Ball State Active Ankle Challenge over the weekend with a powerful performance which wrapped up the 2016 non-conference schedule by downing the host BSU Cardinals in straight sets (25-20, 25-12, 25-14). […]

Are You Not Entertained? Oklahoma

That was fun, no? The Buckeyes are heading into their idle week on a high, after going into Norman, Okla., and punching the Sooners in the mouth over in over again. All night. Every Buckeye fan wanted a win. Some of us wanted more. Are we happy today? Read on and find out, starting with […]


Making The List: George Chaump

Football is still here, thank God! So as we progress into the season it only appears appropriate to me that in are undertaking for Making the List we remain within the great names from the Scarlet and Gray’s gridiron. This week, with Oklahoma being our big focus, I wanted to pull into attention someone that […]

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What Do You Want To See? Oklahoma

It’s the game we have been waiting for since OSU’s schedule came out. Ohio State at Oklahoma. Should be a fun one. Early on, “experts” were predicting a Sooner romp. Not so sure now. I want to see a good effort by OSU, win or lose. But what else do I and the rest of […]


Game Preview: Ohio State at Oklahoma

Ohio State Buckeyes @ Oklahoma Sooners – Gaylord Family – Oklahoma Memorial Stadium 7:30 PM EST   When Ohio State methodically destroyed Bowling Green they looked like an offensive juggernaut. Last week, when they faced off against Tulsa during the first half the Buckeyes looked stagnant with some confusion. The young offensive team was making some […]


Harbaugh Wants to Clear The Air

On Jim Harbaugh’s radio show Tuesday night he seemingly had a need to clear the air. The second segment of his show the TTUN coach was asked if there was anything he wanted to address: He did – of course! The world of College Football has been buzzing (Thank God for YouTube) after TTUN spanked […]


Osu Men’s Rugby Start 2016 Season 1-1

(Photo courtesy:  GJ Hildebrandt) The Ohio State University Men’s Rugby Club has started off where they left off last season (2015 BTU Runners-up) – with rapid notice that they deserve mention in any conversation referencing Rugby play. In 2015, the Buckeyes ended the season with an appearance in the BTU 15’s Championship on November 14 […]

Jun 14, 2016; Irving, TX, USA; Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott (21) runs with the ball during minicamp at Dallas Cowboys Headquarters. Mandatory Credit: Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports

Buckeyes in the NFL – Week 1

Each week here at tBBC we will take a look at the Buckeyes who are playing in the NFL and see how they did. The Buckeyes had quite a few fresh faces playing their first NFL regular season game on Sunday and there were a few standouts. Zeke Elliott had 20 rushes for 51 yards […]