NFL Draft 2016 – Buckeyes -> Bills

(Image courtesy of The Buckeyes and the Bills seemed to have struck up a mutually beneficial relationship in this year’s NFL Draft. As tBBC’s Western New York Correspondent©, I may be able to delve a bit deeper into this relationship. The Bills are an original franchise team of the AFL and began play in […]


Buckeyes also Well Drafted Over The Weekend

(Image courtesy of Following an impressive First Round showing on Thursday, the NFL teams also held Buckeye players in high regard over the weekend. Friday’s Rounds 2 & 3 went well with five Buckeyes drafted. So did Saturday’s Rounds 4-7, with twp  Buckeyes chosen.. Let’s take a look of “Who, When, Where, Why” from Friday’s […]


OSUWG: Late April Update

Yes, there is some football related stuff going on this week, but it’s been a pretty eventful (in a good way) week for Ohio State women’s golf. Information gleaned from Ohio State Women’s Golf site. NCAA Regionals The Buckeyes are (again) headed to the NCAA Regionals. This will be the 23rd time in Coach Hession’s […]

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Making The List: Kelly Ann Baird

With the warmer months upon us for whatever it is that propels my decision making I have decided to go toward the choice of a swimmer in ‘Making the List’ for this week. It seems logical. Swimming is a fantastic sport and it’s very thought refreshes us from the onslaught of heat that will soon […]


Buckeyes Valued in NFL Draft, Round 1

(Image courtesy of The first round is in the books. Of this year’s 31 first round selections, five of them were Buckeyes. Here’s a “Who, When, Where, Why” look at Thursday’s events.   Who: Joey Bosa When: 3rd Pick Where: San Diego Chargers Why: Bosa is, in my opinion, the best edge rusher in the Draft. […]


Ohio State Buckeye Moments: Joey Bosa

(Image courtesy Columbus Dispatch) The NFL Draft is right around the corner and over the next few days, the staff here at The Buckeye Battle Cry want to share with you our favorite Buckeye Moments from the draft eligible players leaving the Ohio State program. Welcome everyone as I am here to give you the top […]


Ohio State Buckeye Moments: Taylor Decker

(Image courtesy of The NFL Draft is right around the corner and over the next few days, the staff here at The Buckeye Battle Cry want to share with you our favorite Buckeye Moments from the draft eligible players leaving the Ohio State program. Today, we take a closer look at offensive tackle Taylor Decker, who […]


Ohio State Buckeye Moments: Vonn Bell

The NFL Draft is upon us. It is a favorite time of all of ours… Don’t say it isn’t … it’ll be fibbing! Personally speaking I look forward to it. I plant myself in front of the television with my notes, my predictions, and I watch it all fall apart – proving why I sit […]


Ohio State Buckeye Moments: Braxton Miller

The NFL Draft will be blasting from all of our televisions this coming Thursday (April 28th) at 8:00 EST from the Chicago Auditorium Theatre on ESPN or the NFL Network. With the horde of Buckeyes in the pool of Draft eligibility it only seems appropriate that we of Buckeye Nation take a look at each […]

LOS ANGELES - JUNE 23:  Stephanie Hightower (#133), and Kim Turner (#233) compete in the final of the Women's 100m Hurdles event at the 1984 USA Track and Field Olympic Trials held on June 23, 1984 at the Los Angeles Colisseum in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by David Madison/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Stephanie Hightower;Kim Turner

Making The List: Stephanie Hightower

(photo courtesy of In with spring comes the fresh air of blossoming flowers, slight refreshing breezes, and the lung curling exercises generated by fans at Track and Field events. Fans of Track and Field are a rare breed, not quite as we envision football, basketball, even baseball fans. There is an involvement that often […]


Three OSU Fencers Rio Bound

(Image Courtesy NBC Sports) The Ohio State University will have three members in the 2016 Summer Olympics being held in Rio de Janeiro. Two members were runner-up’s in this year’s NCAA Championship Tournament – as well as a Buckeye fencing alumni. Junior Eleanor Harvey will be representing Canada and senior Mona Shaito will represent Lebanon, […]


Spring Look at the Position Battles

Going into the 2016 season, there are numerous position battles the Ohio State fan base is keeping a close eye on.  On offense, who is going to take over for one of the greatest Ohio State running backs of all-time, Ezekiel Elliott?  Which young wide receivers will step up and take one of the three […]


Buckeyes Fencers Comes in 2nd in NCAA Championships

(Photo courtesy of The Ohio State University Buckeyes came in second place despite having one less qualifier for the maximum allowed (12) in the NCAA Championships. The Buckeyes Men’s team finished with the second highest with 35 points which was delivered by their epee squad. The Women’s foil squad turned in a 40-point performance. […]

Ohio State Buckeyes head coach Kevin McGuff watches the action against the Lehigh Mountain Hawks during the second half of the NCAA women's basketball game at Value City Arena on Wednesday, November 27, 2013. (Columbus Dispatch photo by Jonathan Quilter)_

What’s up with the OSU women basketball?

I needed some time to wrap my head around this. After another early exit in the NCAA Tournament by the Ohio State women’s basketball team, I’ve spent several days trying to figure out what happened. The third-seeded Lady Buckeyes were soundly beaten by Tennessee in the Sweet 16. This was a Buckeye team ranked in […]


Ahhh! Calm Down – There’s Always Next Year

(Photo courtesy of The Lantern) The 2015-16 OSU MBB season can be labeled a disappointment. But is it really? The Buckeyes ended overall at 21-14 and in the Big Ten 11-7. After losing five substantial contributors from the 2014-15 season: D’Angelo Russell, Shannon Scott, Sam Thompson, Amir Williams, and Anthony Lee – was the prognosis […]


11 OSU Fencers Prepare for NCAA Championships

(photo courtesy The Ohio State University Fencing team is in preparations for the 2016 NCAA Championships which this year will be conducted at Brandeis University in Waltham, Massachusetts. The Buckeyes have qualified eleven out of the maximum twelve fencers, the men’s and women’s fencing committee announced Tuesday March 15th. The Buckeyes who finished fifth […]

Ohio State women's golf headshots, team and action photos Monday, Aug. 31, 2015, in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo/Jay LaPrete)

OSUWG: Mountain View Intercollegiate

(Team photo and tournament information courtesy of Ohio State Athletic Department.) The OSUWG team has reason to smile. Before we get started, I want to congratulate Katja Pogacar for being honored as Big Ten Golfer of the Week last week. Well done. This week the Ohio State Women’s Golf (OSUWG) team teed it up for […]


tBBC March Madness Bracketology 2016: East Region

March Madness is upon us. According to numerous sources, including The Economist, The Super Bowl is the #1 day for gambling. March Madness is closing in at #2. We all love this time of year. We find the need to be right – even if it means swallowing the usual distain we may have for […]

AUBURN HILLS, MI - MARCH 21:  The masoct for the Akron Zips performs against the Virginia Commonwealth Rams during the second round of the 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at at The Palace of Auburn Hills on March 21, 2013 in Auburn Hills, Michigan.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

tBBC NIT Opener: A Glance at OSU vs. Akron

The OSU MBB team will be heading for the NIT instead of the NCAA. The entire process of this reality perhaps became noticeable back on Feb. 23rd when the Buckeyes lost to *ichigan State. That was a crucial three-game span where the need for two of the three wins would have solidified their hopes in […]


OSU Pro Day Recap and Reactions

Today was a big day in Columbus as 22 former Buckeyes where on stage to perform in front of an estimated 133 NFL representatives. Many of those players were looking to improve on their NFL combine numbers.  Let’s take a look around the Twitterverse and see how things went: The Minister of Buckeye News, Jerry […]