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Pregame Glance: Kansas II

We’re just hours away from the start of the Final Four! The Ohio State Buckeyes and Kansas Jayhawks will meet in the second game of the day today, tip-off set for 8:49 PM. I still don’t know what’s stranger. The fact that both teams will be playing basketball inside a Superdome, or that the floor […]

Silver Bullet Points Does Some Teambuilding

Lots of excitement in your Wednesday updates… Buckeye Hoops 411 Congrats are in order! Not only are the Buckeyes headed to the Final Four, but Jared Sullinger was named an All American this week, the first back-to-back honor of that kind since 2009.  His booty was named Honorable Mention as well… nice work. This is […]

Ohio State Advances to Final Four in Instant Classic, Outlasts Syracuse 77-70

The Ohio State Buckeyes and Syracuse Orange met in Boston this evening to decide who would represent the East Region in the Final Four. After a tight, hard-fought battle, the Buckeyes succeeded in picking up the 77-70 victory over the 1-seeded Syracuse Orange. Every single Buckeye contributed a key piece to this tough victory, but […]

Pregame Glance: Syracuse Orange

The Syracuse Orange, under Jim Boeheim since the beginning of time, have had a surprisingly difficult path to the Elite Eight this year.  The Orange have struggled against all three of their opponents (at least at times), but have managed to scrape out victories in each game, often in the last seconds. First up was […]

Ohio State Heads to Elite 8 to Face Syracuse after 81-66 Victory

You can say what you want to about this sweet sixteen match-up between two instate teams. Buckeye Nation, I hope you still feel great about putting senior William Buford on blast. To be honest, I was so upset with how you handled this game that I didn’t want to finish writing this recap. What ever […]

Pregame Glance: Cincinnati Bearcats

For two straight seasons in 1961 and 1962 the Buckeyes and Bearcats squared off in the National Title game following Ohio State’s first and only National Championship. Both years the Bearcats got the better of the Buckeyes, winning their only two basketball national titles in the NCAA Tournament Era. This game marks the first time […]

Buckeyes Advance to Third Straight Sweet 16 with 73-66 victory over Gonzaga

In Saturday’s round three match-up in the NCAA Tournamant against the Gonzaga Bulldogs, The Ohio State Buckeyes met their opponent at the corral with enough ammunition for an good old fashioned shootout. In the first ten minutes, the game saw 6 ties and 8 lead changes.  The Buckeyes turned over the ball six times. Yet […]

Pregame Glance: Gonzaga Bulldogs

The Buckeyes have advanced to the Round of 32 for the third time in three years. This time around their opponent is the 7th seeded Gonzaga Bulldogs, a team that has been to the dance many times in the last decade. Coach Mark Few is one of the only coaches in the country to regularly […]

Ohio State Defeats Spunky Loyola 78-59, Advances to Third Round

The Buckeyes, playing their first weekend games in Pittsburgh, drew the 15-seeded Loyola Greyhounds out of Maryland. After a brief early battle, Ohio State slowly pulled away, eventually notching a 78-59 victory in the second round of the NCAA Tournament. Deshaun Thomas broke his career record in scoring with 31 points, and added 12 rebounds, […]

Michigan State Defeats Ohio State 68-64 in Big Ten Tourney Championship

This afternoon, a true champion of the Big Ten Conference was crowned, as the Michigan State Spartans held on in the final minutes to defeat the Ohio State Buckeyes 68-64 for their first conference tournament championship since 2000. Back and forth, punch for punch, strength vs. strength. For everything Michigan State threw at Ohio State, […]

BBN Tournament LiveBlog: B1G Tourney Finals and NCAA Selection Show

Ohio State and Michigan State meet today at 3:30 PM EST on CBS for the Big Ten Tournament Championship Game!  First seeded Michigan State defeated the Wisconsin Badgers to earn their way into the final game. After the Buckeyes and Spartans play, we will continue to run the liveblog until and through the NCAA Selection […]

Pregame Glance: B1G Tourney Final vs. Michigan State

Only two teams remain in the season-ending tournament of the toughest conference in the country. The Ohio State Buckeyes, fresh off a strong victory over the Michigan Wolverines, are set to do battle with the Michigan State Spartans for the second time in a week. Again, much like the previous duel, championship implications ride on […]

Ohio State Breaks the Will of the Wolverines in 77-55 Victory

There was no doubt from the opening tip to the buzzer at the end of the game who the better team was in this semi-final match-up between rivals Michigan and Ohio State. Not only did the Buckeyes break the back of their biggest rival, they did it playing the best all-around basketball we have seen […]

Pregame Glance: B1G Tourney Semifinals vs. Michigan

For the first time ever the top four seeds of the Big Ten tournament have advanced to the semi-finals. The three co-champions are still in, and still have an opportunity to prove that they are indeed the best team in the Big Ten. Ohio State and Michigan get to prove it on the court today. […]

Ohio State Defeats Purdue 88-71, Advance to Face Michigan

Following an overtime victory from the Michigan Wolverines, the Buckeyes and Purdue locked horns for the right to face the Maize and Blue. Jared Sullinger lead all scorers with an impressive 30 points, and picked up a double double with 12 rebounds, as the Buckeyes defeated the Purdue Boilermakers 88-71. All of Ohio State’s starters […]

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