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Ohio State Women's Basketball Season Preview

The start of the 2013-2014 season represents the dawn of a new era for Ohio State women’s basketball as Kevin McGuff begins his tenure as the head coach of the Buckeyes.  After returning OSU to their proper place at the top of the Big Ten, Jim Foster was let go at the end of last […]

Ohio State Women's Basketball Anounces Non-Conference Schedule

As I have previously said, new Ohio State women’s basketball coach Kevin McGuff faces a number of challenges this season.  In addition to the standard challenges a new coach faces in having to get to know his new team and build a staff, McGuff has to deal with having a roster that is depleted number […]

B1G Dominance: OSU Women's Basketball Part Two '98 – '13

This is part two in my series on Ohio State Women’s basketball. Originally had intended to do these in back to back weeks, but it became apparent early on that Coach Foster may have been coaching his last season, and that became true. So with the help from Charles, this is the finishing product on the women’s dominance of […]

A Closer Look at Kevin McGuff

As Ken reported on Tuesday, after four weeks of searching, Ohio State announced the hiring of Kevin McGuff as the new women’s basketball head coach.  While McGuff doesn’t have the level of name recognition as some of the other candidates for the job, he is a far better hire than many people realize and is […]

Welcome to Columbus, Kevin McGuff

Ohio State announced the hiring of Kevin McGuff as the new Ohio State University Women’s basketball coach. Coach Jim Foster retired this year after 11 seasons at Ohio State, where his teams were 279-82 (.772), having accomplished the most wins and highest winning percentage in school history. Coach McGuff has 11 seasons as head coach; […]

Search for the Next OSU Women's Basketball Coach: A Progress Report

It has been a month since Ohio State announced that Jim Foster would not be returning as coach of the women’s basketball team and the OSU athletic department has been busy searching for a new coach. When the announcement of Foster’s firing was made, OSU said that they expected to be in the Final Four […]

Monday Musings

I was on sabbatical last week because of the focus on this, this and this. A win-win, except for Nebraska, Michigan State and Wisconsin. Another week, grab your coffee and let’s get right to it. OSU Wexner Medical Center “Deep brain stimulation” may sound like science fiction–but at Ohio State’s Wexner Medical Center, it’s changing […]

A Look at Jim Foster and His Legacy

The firing of coaches is met with a wide range of emotions by fans, with some firings eliciting happiness and shouts of “good riddance” from the fans while others spark anger in the fans for the loss of a beloved coach.  The announcement that Jim Foster would not be returning as the head coach of […]

The Madness Of Silver Bullet Points

Welcome to the calm before the storm… unless you’re an NIT junkie, then your Madness has already started.  In honor of Coach Calipari’s fantastic coaching job on Tuesday night, today’s soundtrack channels the thoughts of Wildcat fans as they get to watch the rest of the tournament. Hey… you think they’ll have time to join […]

Ohio State Falls to #7 Penn State 76-66

Yesterday’s win over Minnesota in the first round of the Big Ten tournament was huge for the Ohio State women’s basketball team’s hopes of making the NCAA tournament.  Today’s matchup with top seeded and 7th ranked Penn State was an opportunity for the Buckeyes to improve their NCAA resume and virtually assure themselves a spot […]

Ohio State Closes Out Regular Season Properly By Beating Michigan

When it comes to Ohio State sports, it is only appropriate that the regular season should end with a game against Michigan; unfortunately this rarely happens for most sports that aren’t football.  This year the Big Ten scheduling computers got things right for the women’s basketball team who closed the regular season today by hosting […]

Ohio State Scores Big Road Win Over Illinois 64-53

Coming off one of their best team games of the year in Monday’s win over Michigan State, the Ohio State women’s basketball team looked to build some momentum with tonight’s game at Illinois.  This was the last road game of the year for the Buckeyes, which must come as a relief to a team that […]

Ohio State Rediscovers Their Shot to Beat Michigan State 67-60

The Ohio State women’s basketball team looked to copy the men’s team from yesterday and pull off an upset of Michigan State at home.  Following a heart breaking loss to Minnesota last Thursday, the Buckeyes added a new wrinkle to their lineup as sophomore guard Raven Ferguson returned to the starting lineup but in a […]

Ohio State Embarassed By Nebraska 58-39

Ohio State entered tonight’s game riding a three game winning streak, their longest this season since Big Ten play started.  The Buckeyes knew that keeping that streak going wasn’t going to be easy as they had to face Nebraska in Lincoln.  The Cornhuskers came into tonight’s game in second place in the Big Ten and […]

Thrilling Last Second Shot Propels Ohio State to Double Overtime Victory

After winning just their second Big Ten game of the year by beating Indiana on Super Bowl Sunday, the Ohio State women’s basketball team hosted Wisconsin in an attempt to finally get a conference winning streak going.  This game also represented the first chance at revenge this season for the Buckeyes who lost in Madison […]

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