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BBN Basketball Liveblog: Wisconsin, The Sequel

After a closer than comfortable win against Northwestern, Ohio State now travels to the Kohl Center and one of the more hostile environment in the B1G. Ah, good times with Bucky once again. Join us and The Buckeye Blog, Buckeye Empire, Men of the Scarlet and Gray, and Buckeye Ninja as we help our good […]

Five Keys to Beating Michigan

Ohio State’s men’s basketball team will likely find itself in unfamiliar territory on Sunday as a home underdog. The Buckeyes, coming off of a 74-64 road victory against Purdue on Tuesday, will host arch rival and undefeated Michigan on Sunday. Along with Duke, Michigan has been the most impressive team in the country so far […]

Top 25: The Week in Review & The Week Ahead

This past week featured some prime time match-ups. It also gave us the Big Ten/ACC Challenge and Big East/SEC Challenge. A major top ten power player loses major ground and the “Mid-Majors” tried to hold their own. This week the Top 25 takes a lighter schedule in hopes to regroup after the previous week’s battle […]

What We Learned From OSU-Duke

I know, I know. Ohio State has only played five games this season, but we learned quite a bit from last night’s 73-68 loss to Duke at Cameron Indoor Stadium. I am not one for moral victories. The bottom line here is that this was a winnable basketball game for the Buckeyes and a lot […]

Counting Down the Top Ten Players in B1G Hoops

People like lists. Whether they agree with them or not, people still enjoy reading lists. Basketball is the ultimate team sport. But, at the same time, it is one that can be taken over by a single player. There have been some incredible individual performances over the past couple of seasons in the Big Ten […]

2012 Basketball Preview: Sam Thompson

Looking for the best athlete in the Big Ten? Ohio State’s Slam, I mean Sam, Thompson is that guy. Out of high school, Thompson came into Ohio State with the reputation of being a high flyer and during his freshman campaign for the Buckeyes he proved just that. Notables: Hometown: Chicago, Illinois High School: Whitney […]

Ohio State Football: First Week Impressions

With week one of fall camp almost in the books at Ohio State, the anticipation for football season is reaching a fever pitch. If you aren’t feeling the love for football just yet, read this article and get back to me. Seriously, I highly recommend that you read it (like you are doing anything important at […]

Previewing the Ohio State Football Schedule—Part I

Yesterday was the official one month mark until the start of college football. Ohio State may not be eligible for postseason play in 2012, but that has no impact on the anticipation for Buckeye fans. Urban Meyer is one month away from his debut as Ohio State’s head coach, and that is the main reason […]

Deshaun Thomas to Return for his Junior Season

In an announcement provided by the University, Sophomore Power Forward Deshaun Thomas declared his intentions to remain with the Buckeyes for his junior season. The 6-7 forward made his decision after careful consideration of his potential NBA draft prospects. From the press release, “Deshaun, his family and our coaching staff have spent the last week […]

Buckeye Basketball Breakdown: Looking Ahead

Lots of places have done an excellent job putting together post-mortems on the Buckeye’s basketball season since the rough loss to Kansas in the Final Four.  In particular, I highly recommend Our Honor Defend‘s player-by-player grade breakdown for the season by Michael, which he completed in three parts. However, I must admit that during the […]

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