Future is Bright for OSU Women’s Basketball

Earlier this week fellow tBBC writer Scott took a look at the Ohio State women’s basketball team following their loss to Tennessee in the Sweet 16. While I agree with Scott that the loss was very disappointing, I disagree with his assessment of head coach Kevin McGuff who he sees as a lateral move from […]


OSUWBB: Buckeyes Fall in the Sweet 16

After a hard fought win against West Virginia in the second round of the NCAA tournament, the Ohio State women’s basketball team headed to Sioux Falls, SD for the 8th trip to the Sweet 16 in program history. The Buckeyes faced iconic women’s basketball program Tennessee who despite having their worst season in program history […]

Ohio State Buckeyes head coach Kevin McGuff watches the action against the Lehigh Mountain Hawks during the second half of the NCAA women's basketball game at Value City Arena on Wednesday, November 27, 2013. (Columbus Dispatch photo by Jonathan Quilter)_

OSUWBB: Ohio State Outlasts WVU 88-81

(Photo courtesy The Columbus Dispatch) Coach McGuff is amazed with what he saw. The 3rd seed Ohio State Buckeyes (25-7) host 6th seed West Virginia Mountaineers (25-9) in a 2nd round game. The rode tenacious defense when their offense stalled and the hot hand of Kelsey Mitchell’s 43 points to edge by West Virginia, 88-81. […]


OSUWBB: Buckeyes Open NCAA Tournament With Win Over Buffalo

(Above image courtesy of Ohio State athletics) After a disastrous end to the regular season and Big Ten Tournament, the Ohio State women’s basketball team got back on the court looking to show that they were the team that was viewed as a threat to make the Final Four. The nearly two weeks since their […]


OSUWBB: Four Buckeyes Named to All-Big Ten Teams

Despite a disappointing end to the regular season that saw them drop their final two games, losing the Big Ten regular season title in the process, the Ohio State women’s basketball team has some stuff to celebrate as the Big Ten announced its annual award winners which saw five Buckeyes honored.  (Above image courtesy of […]


OSUWBB: Ohio State Demolishes Illinois on Senior Day

Senior day is always a special game for both the players and the fans.  The emotions of the day often spark big performance, both from the departing seniors and from the other players who want to send their teammates out on a high note.  Today was no exception as the Buckeyes put on an amazing […]

One of the best coaches in the country has it going and he wants it right now.

WBB: Ohio State Routs Nebraska, 96-70

Coach McGuff would like to point out how good his team is. The #5 Ohio State Buckeyes entered the game (21-4, 13-1) on a 9 game winning streak and anticipated extending it against the Nebraska Cornhuskers (17-8, 8-6). That they did, as the Buckeyes took control early in the game and won very easily 96-70. Ohio […]

One of the best coaches in the country has it going and he wants it right now.

OSUWBB: Strong Fourth Quarter Leads Buckeyes Past Illini

After a nail biting win on Thursday against Northwestern that gave the Ohio State women’s basketball team revenge against the one Big Ten team to beat them this year, the Buckeyes took to the road to face Illinois. The Illini came into tonight’s game with an 8-12 record but 7 of those losses have been […]

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WBB RECAP: #7 Ohio State Survives Northwestern This Time

Just two short weeks ago the #7 Buckeyes(16-4, 8-1) limped out of Northwestern(13-8, 2-7) with just their fourth loss of the season and the first to a team not in the top 3. The Wildcats used a stingy defense(forced 16 TO’s) and hot shooting(45% from the floor) by four of their stars(Maggie Lyon 24, Nia Coffey […]

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OSUWBB Ohio State Overhauls Michigan State 85-80

(Coach McGuff should be encouraged) Every Buckeye remembers the football game against Michigan State in November that sent the Spartans to the College Football Playoff and the Buckeyes to the Fiesta Bowl. On the day where the MSU football team would make their appearance in the football semifinals, the 9th ranked Ohio State women’s basketball team hosted 24th […]

One of the best coaches in the country has it going and he wants it right now.

WBB: #10 Ohio State Cruises Past Cincinnati 105-76

After a disappointing last second loss at #3 Notre Dame on Wednesday, the 10th ranked Ohio State women’s basketball team traveled to Cincinnati today to take on the 3-3 Bearcats. Today’s game marked the fourth straight game the Buckeyes have played away from the friendly confines of the Schott but at least they were back […]


WBB: Ohio State Falls Just Short Against #3 Notre Dame

The women’s basketball season may be less than a month old but Ohio State has already been tested by fire, having already played the top 3 ranked teams in the country after traveling to #3 Notre Dame last night as part of the Big Ten-ACC Challenge. There is some history between these programs as OSU […]

One of the best coaches in the country has it going and he wants it right now.

Ohio State WBB Gets a Breather and a Win: Beats Belmont 84-56

Ohio State women’s basketball has its first win of the season at the expense of the Belmont Bruins 84-56. The Buckeyes began the game on a 15-2 run that saw them exorcise some early season demons against the overmatched Bruins. Among the normal stars in action Cait Craft enjoyed some huge success behind the arc […]

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WBB: Ohio State Comes Up Short At #2 South Carolina

The 6th ranked Ohio State women’s basketball team certainly didn’t take things easy to start the season, opening on the road at 2nd ranked South Carolina. The Gamecocks advanced to the Final Four last season and came up just short of making the national championship game. Both teams returned a lot from last season with […]

Women’s Basketball Preview Part 1: Upperclassmen

Even though football season is still in full swing, basketball season is right around the corner. Hopefully you have been enjoying our series of previews for the Ohio State men’s basketball team and today we take a look at the women’s team. The OSU women’s basketball team took big steps last year in their second […]


WBB: Ohio State Advances to 2nd Round With Win Over James Madison

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 […]


WBB: Overtime Win Sends Ohio State to Big Ten Championship Game

Saturday was semifinal day at the Big Ten Women’s Basketball Tournament and those in attendance certainly got their money’s worth. In the day’s first seminal, it looked like 4th seed and 24th ranked Northwestern would be the first to give top seed and 5th ranked Maryland a loss in Big Ten play as the Wildcats […]


B1G Women’s Basketball Tournament Update

We are two days into the Big Ten Women’s Basketball tournament and we’ve already seen some thrilling action with upsets, comebacks, and thrilling last second victories. Thanks to finishing 3rd in the Big Ten during the regular season, Ohio State earned a double by in the tournament and thus hasn’t been party of this action […]


WBB: OSU Dominates #23 Nebraska in Season Finale

The Ohio State women’s basketball team came into today’s season finale riding a three game winning streak and looking for a chance to secure a third place finish in the Big Ten. Standing in OSU’s way was 23rd ranked Nebraska who wanted to send their seniors out with a win on Senior Day. The game […]


WBB: Strong Second Half Leads Ohio State to Upset of #11 Iowa

The Ohio State women’s basketball team wrapped up the home portion of their schedule yesterday when they hosted 11th ranked Iowa. The two teams met just two and half weeks ago in Iowa City when the Buckeyes mounted an impressive second half comeback but fell just short in the end. OSU came into yesterday’s game […]