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It's All Academic: Ohio State Named Most Unequal Public University

Buckeye fans enjoy seeing Ohio State at or near the top of rankings for a variety of things including numerous sports, academics, and research spending. Thanks to the all-around strength of OSU, we’ve gotten rather used to seeing the university we love at the top of those lists. However, not every list is one that […]

Weekend Wonderings: Anniversary Edition

Welcome to this week’s edition of Weekend Wonderings. Grab whatever beverage that you need and let’s proceed. My Lovely Bride and I will. You can be sure of that. This coming week we’ll be taking a couple days off to celebrate our 25th wedding anniversary.  As I tell her, it’s been the best 25 (26 […]

It's All Academic: OSU Researchers Look at Concussion Rates Among Athletes

Football has always been a dangerous game and while most people have always recognized that there was a chance that players can be injured at any time, that risk has generally been accepted as a cost of doing business. However, in recent years research into the long term effects of concussions and other repeated head […]

It's All Academic: tBBC Congratulates OSU's Faculty Award Winners

It is May and now that Ohio State has switched to semester, that means the school year is winding down; of course back in the day of trimesters we’d still be in school for another month. That means that students are studying for finals, seniors are hunting for jobs and preparing to graduate, coaches are […]

Women's Golf: B1G (Co-)Champions!

As my wife mentions, often enough, if you want something done right, “let a woman do it”.  So, Urban, Thad, please follow along. Coaches Therese Hession and Lisa Strom have their team on a roll and sit as co-champions the in B1G Women’s Golf Tourney.  This comes a week after the team hosting, and winning the Lady […]

It's All Academic: How Much Research Funding Does OSU Bring In?

These days there is a lot of talk about the huge amount of money involved in college sports. From reports of players unionizing to arguments about whether student-athletes should be paid to claims that student-athletes can’t even get enough food, money seems to dominate the discussion of college sports these days. This makes sense as […]

Weekend Wonderings

Welcome to this week’s edition of Weekend Wonderings. I hope that you have a nice, enjoyable Easter weekend and get ample “family” time. So, if you’re reading this on Sunday, I appreciate it, but get back to your family. You can catch this later Sunday or Monday.. Oh, and if you’re visiting, safe travels to you. […]

WNR Special Edition: CBJ in the NHL Playoffs, round 1

For the first time since 2008, and only the second time in franchise history, the Columbus Blue Jackets have qualified for the Stanley Cup Playoffs. The postseason birth was clinched last Wednesday as a result of a 4-3 win over the Dallas Stars. Saturday nights season ending win over the Florida Panthers cinched up the […]

Non Revenue: Men's Golf Update

Spring has finally arrived, mostly, The Masters tournament field succumbed to Bubba-Golf and I (finally) got my first round of the year in the books. So, let’s talk golf. Specifically, Ohio State University golf. That was Then… The Buckeyes have had their moments on the NCAA courses, enough for me to say there is a […]

Weekend Wonderings

Welcome to this week’s edition of Weekend Wonderings. Basketball season is finally over. Congratulations to the UConn Huskies for winning the men’s and the women’s NCAA Championships. Let the good times roll in Storrs, CT.  The OSU football team’s Spring game was yesterday, but I’m sure that I’ll have some thoughts in next week’s edition. […]

Weekend Wonderings

Welcome to this week’s edition of Weekend Wonderings. Basketball season is over, if you’re an Ohio State fan. And probably if you’ve gotten into any NCAA pools, as well. The Spring sports are well under way, and we have some time before OSU’s Spring Game. Grab whatever beverage that you need and let’s proceed. The […]

tBBC B1G Coaches Poll

For the Ohio State Buckeyes and their fans, the meaningful basketball season ended two weeks ago in the NCAA first round loss to Dayton, However, not for us intrepid writers at tBBC.  Despite our favorite team being knocked out of the tournament and our brackets in shambles, we’re still thinking basketball. We put together a […]

Weekend Wonderings

Welcome to this week’s edition of Weekend Wonderings. The basketball season is over for both the men’s and women’s teams, Spring football practice has begun and we are only a couple weeks away from the Spring Game. Grab whatever beverage that you need and let’s proceed. The James/Wexner We have a couple of items this […]

LaQuinton Ross Headed to Draft

Earlier in the week, we had this bit of scuttlebutt going on:   According to the four letter network, LaQuinton Ross has decided to forgo his last year of his college eligibility and opt in to the NBA draft next season. Here is the official word from ESPN’s Jeff Goodman: Ohio State’s LaQuinton Ross will […]

It's All Academic: Ohio State Research's Greatest Hits

In this weekly feature at some of the exciting research being done at Ohio State that has the potential to have a major impact on our world.  Of course cutting edge research that makes a big impact is nothing new for Ohio State; Buckeyes have been making world changing discoveries pretty much ever since the […]

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