With the NCAA Men’s and Women’s Basketball Tournaments done and the champions crowned, basketball season is now over and thus it is time for our last basketball Officially Speaking for the season. There were certainly a number of controversial calls in the Wisconsin-Duke title game but most of them were block/charge calls which we have […]
There is no denying that freshman D’Angelo Russell was one of the best basketball players this season, despite Ohio State falling during the round of 32 in the NCAA Tournament. Earlier today, the National Association of Basketball Coaches named Ohio State’s leader in nearly every single statistical category a 1st team All-American.
Russell and Frank Kaminsky of Wisconsin are the only B1G players selected to All America. Kaminsky, like Russell, was also named to the first team.
The Buckeye freshman averaged 19 points, 5 assists and nearly 6 rebounds per game this season.
After a slightly tougher than expected first round game, the 5th seeded Ohio State women’s basketball team took on the 4th seed North Carolina Tarheels tonight. By virtue of being a top four seed, the Tarheels, who also had a tougher than expected opening round, got to host the first two rounds of the tournament […]
After watching two days of the men’s tournament and one day of the women’s, the #23 Ohio State women’s basketball team finally got their NCAA tournament underway as they squared off against 12th seeded James Madison. Despite being from Pennsylvania and having the games in North Carolina, the Dukes brought a good crowd that made […]
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 […]
The NCAA men’s basketball tournament got underway yesterday and today it is the women’s turn to get in on the action. For a long time the women’s tournament ran Saturday through Tuesday to provide a bit of separation from the men’s but this year it was shifted to run Friday through Monday for some reason. […]
Campus Insiders presents “Who’s Got Next? Powered By XFINITY.” Ray Crawford and Jordan Cornette break down the upcoming matchup between the Wildcats and Buckeyes and predict the winner.
All season Buckeye fans and college basketball analysts have questioned Ohio State’s toughness. They’ve watched in angst while Ohio State continued to struggle in big games and wondered when and if the senior class would ever show up when it mattered. Basketball minds have wanted to know since day one if Thad Matta could get […]
The Buckeyes are in the tournament and have a tough opponent in the first round as the 10th seed in the West Regional. From Portland Oregon, The Buckeyes will take on Shaka Smart’s 7th seeded VCU Rams. Want some company while you cheer on the Buckeyes? NO Problem, We’re here for you in the comments. […]
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… you know, to help you fill out your award winning entry! If there is a region that has it all this year, it just might be the West, which features […]
The No. 10 seeded Ohio State Buckeyes will take on the No. 7 seeded Virginia Commonwealth Rams in a second round matchup that many tournament fans have circled on their calendars. Both programs have a history of making it to the tournament, and this year VCU is entering the 2015 NCAA Tournament on a hot […]
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 […]
The East Region may just have a number one seed that could exit the tourney very early with an NC State or LSU match-up looming for Villanova. They have not been past the round of 32 since 2009 but have been on a tear of late which makes it completely possible that I am wrong […]
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 […]
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 […]