SCOTTSDALE, AZ - JANUARY 28:  Urban Meyer, head football coach at  Ohio State University,  looks up to the gallery on the 16th hole during the pro-am prior to the start of the Waste Management Phoenix Open at TPC Scottsdale on January 28, 2015 in Scottsdale, Arizona.  (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Buckeyes Spring Practice Notes Week 2

Spring break is over, the students are back, and Urban is not happy. Tuesday afternoon, Buckeye head coach Urban Meyer met with the media after the team’s first practice back from spring break and the coach was less than pleased with what he saw. “It wasn’t a great day, but it’s spring practice, you look out […]

Come Here To Play Oregon

Wednesday Night Rumble: QUARTERBACKS AND CTE

To paraphrase the great Robert Plant, if I may, it’s been a long time since we rocked and rolled, friends! A whole lot has happened, but that’s not relevant to the subject tonight. No, tonight we need to talk about quarterbacks and head injuries. So without any further ado, let’s get this thing rolling. It’s […]

IOWA CITY, IA - APRIL 21: Mike Zadek (red) wrestles Logan Stieber (blue) in the 60 kg freestyle weight class during the challenge tournament for the finals of the US Wrestling Olympic Trials at Carver Hawkeye Arena on April 21, 2012 in Iowa City, Iowa. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Logan Stieber Captures Fourth National Championship

The 3rd and final Buckeye to take the stage Saturday night was by far the biggest story in senior 141 pounder Logan Stieber. Stieber would look to finish his career by winning his 4th national championship joining John Smith (Oklahoma St), Cael Sanderson (Iowa St), and Kyle Dake (Cornell) as the only 4 time champs […]


Freshman Nathan Tomasello Captures National Title

The second of the Buckeyes’ 3 finalists once again is a freshman in 125 pounder Nathan Tomasello. Much like Snyder before him, Tomasello upset the number 1 seed and undefeated Alan Waters of Missouri with a last second takedown to win 4-2. Tomasello is battling the surprise of the tournament in unseeded freshman Zeke Moisey […]


Kyle Snyder Falls Short of National Championship

On the heels of already clinching their first ever wrestling team championship, the wrestling Buckeyes send the first of 3 finalists to the mat tonight in 197 pounder, true freshman, Kyle Snyder. Snyder defeated undefeated returning national champ J’Den Cox 3-2 of Missouri to reach the finals and faced the 3 seed Kyven Gadson from […]

PORTLAND, OR - MARCH 21:  T.J. McConnell #4 of the Arizona Wildcats defends against D'Angelo Russell #0 of the Ohio State Buckeyes in the first half during the third round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Moda Center on March 21, 2015 in Portland, Oregon.  (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

MBB: Buckeyes fall to Arizona 73-58 in NCAA Tournament

And so it ends, not with a bang, but with a whimper. If you did not see this coming, then you were not paying attention to Ohio State basketball V.2014-2015. Fellow tBBC’er Ken had an email exchange with his uncle regarding this game. Ken felt that if OSU played like they did the 2nd half […]


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 […]


TBBC Livechat: B1G Tournament vs. Michigan State

It’s the quarterfinals and we have all the coverage for you as the Ohio State Buckeyes get set to take on Michigan State in the B1G Tournament tonight. Ohio State and Michigan State will be the last game of the day as well as featured on the Big Ten Network. It will be the first […]

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - MARCH 08:  Herbie Husker, mascot for the Nebraska Cornhuskers, performs against the Purdue Boilermakers during their first round game of 2012 Big Ten Men's Basketball Conferene Tournament at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on March 8, 2012 in Indianapolis, Indiana.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

tBBC LiveChat MBB: vs Nebraska Cornhuskers

The Ohio State Buckeyes (19-8, 8-6) host the Nebraska Cornhuskers (13-14, 5-10) this evening. The Buckeyes are playing a) to try to work in the #4 spot in the B1G and b) to get Thad one more win closer to Fred Taylor’s all time winning mark. Nebraska, well, none of the above… You can catch […]


Weekend Wonderings: The James, This Week, These Genes

Welcome to this week’s edition of Weekend Wonderings. I trust that you all got through the Holidays in fine shape and are keeping your new year resolutions.. Today we have updates on The James, this week in WWI and some college football. For mood music here is permanent musical accompaniment by Maroon 5. Grab whatever beverage that […]

COLUMBUS, OH - OCTOBER 9:  Mascot Brutus Buckeye of the Ohio State Buckeyes cheers on the team during a game against the Indiana Hoosiers at Ohio Stadium on October 9, 2010 in Columbus, Ohio.  (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Buckeye Weekend Sports Update; Baseball, Golf, Volleyball, Wrestling

The Ides of February turned out to be (mostly) good for Buckeye teams. The men’s volleyball, wrestling and baseball teams won, but the men’s golf lost their opening match in the B1G Match Play. Baseball The baseball team had a successful weekend in Florida at the Snowbird Classic in Port Charlotte. FL, finishing at 3-0. […]


Happy St. Woody’s Day!

In case you’d forgotten, today is the birthday of Wayne Woodrow Hayes. He would have been 102 years old. Born in Clifton Ohio, Woody followed a stint in the US Navy by coaching at Denison (his alma mater) and Miami University before transforming Ohio State football as we currently know it. Woody led the Buckeyes […]


OSU Men’s Volleyball: February is Perfect

When we last checked in with the Ohio State men’s volleyball team (OSUMVB), they had rolled Limestone, George Mason and Pfeiffer by identical 3-1 scores to move their record to 6-2. The month of January was a good one; 8 games, 6 wins.  February is also off to a good start; the Buckeyes accomplished 3-0 […]

University of Notre Dame vs University of Michigan

Further Thoughts on Tony Alford.. They’re All Good

Well, well. It’s “officially” official; Ohio State has a new running back coach who also has some recruiting chops.  The agreement of Coach Tony Alford to move from (similar responsibilities) at Notre Dame to Ohio State is a solid hire.  Jerry Emig confirmed what we’d suspected, for a few days, that Urban Meyer intended to […]