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Pick ‘em Week 3: Newbie still leading (but not for long)

When does basketball season start? At least I predicted that Illinois would be on upset alert. Not sure how the Illini survived. Since we picked the same games last week, I wasn’t able to gain any ground on Ken and his soon-t0-be erased one-game lead. We nailed the Penn State, Wisconsin, Rutgers, Illinois, Maryland, Nebraska, […]

Pick ‘Em Week Two: Newbie In The Lead

Well, if Wisconsin hadn’t choked, yours truly would be off to a good start defending his Pick ‘em title.  But I accept being a game behind after one week. I have Ken right where he wants me. Or something like that. The Newbie is already talking smack. “I’m in the lead and all is right […]

2014 Big Ten Conference Preview: West Division

Not content to only preview Ohio State’s schedule, Patrick is taking a two part look at the B1G for 2014. Here’s a look at the newbies and our Western Division brethren; after lunch the East gets due scrutiny in addition to the championship game predictions. When the dust settled on the 2013-14 season, the B1G […]

Around the Diamond: B1G Tournament Recap

With the Ohio State softball team’s season coming to end it put the baseball team on center stage this past week.  Unfortunately the men weren’t able to showcase ther talents very long after dropping the first two of the of the B1G Tournament bringing their rollercoaster season to an end.  Ohio State opened up the […]

OSU clamps down, wins on road

Stingy defense and a 20-6 spurt in the second half allowed the Ohio State Buckeyes to overcome an ugly first half and beat host Illinois 48-39 on Saturday. A sellout crowd of 17,200 fans, many of whom were dressed like empty seats at game’s end, watched as Aaron Craft scored 14 points to lead the OSU effort. LaQuinton Ross […]

BBN Basketball Liveblog: Illinois Part 2

Following the rather disappointing loss to Michigan, the Buckeyes have to hit the road again to take on the Fighting Illini. The game is set to tip at 8pm eastern time this evening. You’ll be able to see the game on the Big Ten Network.

Ohio State Dominates Illinois 90-64

Ohio State came into tonight’s game against Illinois with a 13-10 (3-4 in the Big Ten) record.  As suggested by their record, conference play had been very up and down for the Buckeyes who were coming off a tough loss to Michigan State where OSU got out to a nice early lead only to lose […]

BBN Basketball LiveBlog: Illinois

The Buckeyes are back in Columbus this evening to play host to John Groce’s Illinois Fighting Illini. The game is a matchup of two teams that have both lost 4 straight in Big Ten play, so everyone will be trying to right the ship this evening. While you wait, go swing by these excellent articles […]

Pick 'em: The last week?

It’s the last week of the regular season and just like when we started our pick ‘em we are tied. Last week’s dud by Gary allowed me to tie it up. I was sooooooo close to taking Iowa over Michigan but I didn’t want to risk it. Oops. Gary went 3-3 last week, picking OSU, […]

The Week That Were: 11.23.13

Happy Thanksgiving week! Here’s a little music to get you ready for Thursday… and another ditty to prep you for Saturday. You know what’s interesting about college sports? Call it “the circle of life”, call it “karma” (@FightOnTwist pointed out earlier in November, Manziel is an amazing quarterback, but his interceptions often lead to opposing […]

Silver Bullet Points Has A Senior Moment

And so, we draw closer to another season in Ohio Stadium. Senior Day is always special, but this one even more so… and there’s more work yet to be done.  Aw, heck… I’m getting all choked up just thinking about it. Here, listen to the soundtrack and enjoy your Thursday. Buckeye 411 Bradly RoBYE- The […]

Wednesday Night Rumble: Winds of Change

The polls are changing. A win at Illinois that left Buckeye Nation questioning everything. Saturday night brought us the end of the Stanford story. We’ll round up all the mass hysteria and make sense of it. It’s Wednesday, let’s rumble! Bye week hangover Despite racking up 60 points and Carlos Hyde having a career day […]

Are You Not Entertained? Illinois

It may not have pretty, but the Buckeyes left Illinois with a 60-35 victory.  Let’s see if our experts faired better than the Buckeyes defense: MaliBuckeye Fast Start- None of this sluggish “after the bye” stuff we saw against Iowa.  I think you got it finally! But Not A False Start- Two games in a […]

Buckeyes Improve to 22 Straight, Defeat Illinois 60-35

Playing in Urbana Champaign, the Buckeyes secured their record-tying 22nd straight win over the Illinois Fighting Illini. Playing a game that was a lot more competitive than anyone anticipated, the Buckeyes held off Illinois by a final of 60-35. Braxton Miller struggled a little today throwing the football, connecting on 13 of 29 passes for […]

BBN Football/Basketball Liveblog: Illinois/Marquette

We’ve got a two-fer for your viewing pleasure this afternoon! First, at Noon, the Buckeye football team travels to the space between the cornfields out in Urbana-Champaign to take on former Buckeye assistant coach Tim Beckman’s Illinois Fighting Illini. Then, at 1 PM, the Men’s Shooty Hoopers tip-off in Milwaukee against Buzz William’s Marquette Golden […]

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