Big Dance Wide Open

The decisions have been made. The picks are in. It’s anybody’s NCAA Tournament. Really. Ohio State has a tough, but winnable draw. OSU is the No. 6 seed in the South and will play the Dayton Flyers, who many thought would be in the First Four, in Buffalo. The Flyers made it without having to play […]

Buckeyes top Sparty, get No. 5 seed

They’ve been ranked as high as No. 3 in the country and have felt the pains of being unranked and unimpressive. But now the Ohio State Buckeyes have a signature win and some momentum heading into the Big Ten Tournament. Michigan State’s Gary Harris missed a jumper as time expired and OSU came from behind to […]

BBN Live Blog: Ohio State Hosts The Hoosiers

It’s a “gray out” for the Buckeyes, as they seek to continue their nation leading streak without two consecutive losses. Join us and The Buckeye Blog, Buckeye Empire, Men of the Scarlet and Gray, and Buckeye Ninja for a little online mahem at the expense of Tom Crean. Today’s game is scheduled for 1 PM […]

Pregame Glance: Michigan State

The Buckeyes take their first trip to Spartyland since William Buford sank that dagger three to lift the Buckeyes last March. MSU has another solid team this year, so let’s take a look. School: Michigan State University</td Location: East Lansing, MI Founded: 1855 Student Population: 47.954 total, 36,675 undergrad School Type: Public – Land Grant […]

Pregame Glance: Michigan

One of the most improved, and most impressive teams this season, the Michigan Wolverines arrive in Columbus undefeated. Their 16-0 record includes an impressive win over currently 18th ranked NC State at home. Let’s give them a glance. School University of Michigan</td Location Ann Arbor, MI Founded 1817 Student Population 42,716 total, 27,407 undergrad School […]

BBN Basketball Liveblog: Marquette

The Buckeye round-ballers are playing their first official game of the season against the Big East’s Marquette Golden Eagles. The game is being played on the deck of the USS Yorktown in Charleston, South Carolina. Joining us as usual – and special thanks to all of them for making these such a great success – […]

Silver Bullet Points Gets Some R&R

It’s the bye week, and there’s only one song for the occasion. Well, two… something for everyone. Buckeye 411  Injury Update- Tuesday, Coach Meyer said that it was better than 50/50 for Etienne Sabino to return for the Wisconsin game, something that will add a much needed boost to the Ohio State linebacker corps. No […]

Ohio State News Roundup: Taver Johnson to Arkansas, Clarke and Gambrell dismissed

There are quite a few things going on simultaneously for Ohio State athletics at the moment, so here is a real quick round up so we can all keep up. The Buckeye roundballers crushed Indiana in a revenge game thanks in part to Lenzelle Smith Jr. going berserk. Ohio offensive tackle Taylor Decker has switched […]

Pregame Glance: Indiana II

The Indiana Hoosiers roll into town today, fresh off their first loss of the season at home against the Minnesota. Tip-Off this afternoon is set for 4:30 PM ET on CBS. We’ll have your liveblog as always during the game! To take a deeper look at Indiana, view our first game preview here. It seems […]

Silver Bullet Points Is A Real Patriot

News and notes from the Ohio State Press Luncheon and around the world of college sports Buckeye News Injury Update- Today, Coach Fickell said that he was hopeful regarding having Jamaal Berry back from his hamstring injury- as of this time, though, there is, no news on Underwood/Philly Brown. Captain, My Captain- This weeks’ leaders, […]

Basketball Buckeyes in Review

It’s been a month and a half since that fateful day a magical season ended.  That day when the Buckeyes lost against Kentucky for the first time in the NCAA Tournament. A lot of words have been spilled on a lot of sites around the internet about Buckeye Nation’s feelings towards that loss.  Now that […]

National Championship LiveBlog

This season marked our first official run of Basketball LiveBlogs on the Buckeye Battle Cry.    And what a first year it was!   A strong Basketball team, plus several years of Football LiveBlogging experience, made these an absolute blast. Three blogs joined us from the beginning – Silver Bullet, Our Honor Defend and Fox Sports Ohio […]

tBBC Radio Hour: Episode 9 with OSU Silver Bullet

Dave and Drew of the OSU Silver Bullet Blog join me for the next installment of the radio hour! We talk about the National Letter of Intent Day, particularly who we’re excited to see and what we think of the class as a whole, as well as talking about this year’s basketball team. All this […]

Basketball LiveBlog: Purdue

Welcome to your Purdue LiveBlog!  The Boiler’s arrive in Columbus tonight to try to even up each team’s respective Big Ten record.  A win here would put OSU two games ahead in the regular season race about half way through – a good position to be in.  Unfortunately, with this being the second game of […]

Lighty scores 30 as Buckeyes down Vikings 72-59

David Lighty was on fire and could not be stopped as the Buckeyes put down the feisty Cleveland State Vikings 72-59 tonight in Value City Arena.  Lighty scored a career high 30 points in a game that really looked like the Bucks were just playing complacent basketball all night long. Ohio State spent the entire […]

Pregame Glance: Cleveland State

The Cleveland State Vikings come to Columbus in the middle of a rough stretch of games.  The Buckeyes are really going to have to watch out for this one.  Let’s get to the facts. School: Cleveland State Location: Cleveland, Ohio (surprised?) Founded: 1964 Student Population: 15706 School Type: Public Division: Division 1 Conference: Horizon League […]

Ohio State downs Delaware State 60-44

Delaware State fought hard through the game and attempted to keep the tempo as slow as possible but was unable to completely take the Buckeyes out of their game plan. Ohio State took advantage of their superior athletes to win the game 60-44. The first 5 minutes of the game seemed to go Delaware State’s […]

Pregame Glance: Delaware State

Game two of the three game stretch of easier games is upon us.  Delaware State comes to town tomorrow (Saturday) and should give the Buckeyes another chance to gel a little without the services of Evan Turner.  Lets get to it! School: Delaware State Location: Dover, Delaware Founded: 1891 Student Population: 3400 School Type: Public […]

Ohio State beats Presbyterian 78-48.

Except when the game stood at 0-0 in the first 15 second, it was never close as Ohio State blew Presbyterian out of Value City Arena by a final score of 78-48.  Ohio State ended the game with 4 players in double figures, including David Lighty’s game leading 20 points.  They also shot a red […]

Pregame Glance: Presbyterian

Tomorrow night the Buckeyes (7-2) face off with Presbyterian (2-8) in Value City Arena.  Presbyterian is coming off a 39 point loss to the #10 Tar Heels on Saturday night.  There’s an interesting story to that game, but we’ll get to it in a minute.  First things first. School: Presbyterian Location: Clinton, South Carolina Founded: […]