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PORTLAND, OR - MARCH 19:  Head coach Thad Matta of Ohio State Buckeyes looks on as the Ohio State Buckeyes play the Virginia Commonwealth Rams in the first half during the second round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Moda Center on March 19, 2015 in Portland, Oregon.  (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

TBBC Men’s Pre-game Glance: Ohio State Versus Northwestern

 Ohio State 14-10(6-5) vs. Northwestern 16-8(4-7) Day: Tuesday Date: February 9th, 2016 Location: Value City Arena Time: 8:00PM ET Coverage – TV: BTN – 97.1FM The FAN Radio School: Northwestern University Location: Evanston, Illinois Founded: 1851 Student Population: 8,405 Undergraduates, 11,931 Postgraduates School Type: Private Division: NCAA I Conference: Big Ten First Season: Facility 1952; […]

WEST LAFAYETTE, IN - JANUARY 13:  Head coach Patrick Chambers of the Penn State Nittany Lions is seen during the game against the Purdue Boilermakers at Mackey Arena on January 13, 2016 in West Lafayette, Indiana. Purdue defeated Penn State 74-57. (Photo by Michael Hickey/Getty Images)

MBB Preview: Penn State Nittany Lions

Pat Chambers gesturing about something or another. (Image courtesy deadspin.com) The young Buckeyes are in another losing streak as they have dropped their last two games to Maryland and Purdue. Consistency has not been there for the Buckeyes the entire season as they attempt to get a feel for any sort of consistent rhythm. At […]

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MBB: Maryland Mauls Ohio State, 100-65

(Thad is as speechless as we are) Ohio State overcame 1st half blahs to roll Rutgers on Wednesday to get them into a feel-good mood for the Maryland game. However, the Terrapins were probably a bit testy after dropping Tuesday’s game to Michigan. The testiness showed as the Terrapins dropped the Buckeyes 100-65,  The result […]

COLUMBUS, OH - MARCH 20:  Melo Trimble #2 and Jared Nickens #11 of the Maryland Terrapins react during the second round of the Men's NCAA Basketball Tournament at Nationwide Arena on March 20, 2015 in Columbus, Ohio.  (Photo by Kirk Irwin/Getty Images)

TBBC Men’s Pre-game Glance: Ohio State Versus #3 Maryland

 Ohio State 12-6(4-1) vs. #3 Maryland 15-2(4-1) Day: Saturday Date: January 16th, 2016 Location: XFinity Center, College Park Time: Noon ET Coverage – TV: ESPN2 – 97.1FM The FAN Radio School: University Of Maryland Location:College Park, Maryland Founded: 1856 Student Population: 27,056 Undergraduates, 10,800 Postgraduates School Type: Public Division: NCAA I Conference: Big Ten First […]

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TBBC Men’s Pre-game Glance: Ohio State Versus Illinois

 Ohio State(9-5) vs. Illinois(8-6) Day: Sunday Date: January 3rd, 2016 Location: Value City Arena, Columbus Time: 5p.m. ET Coverage – TV: BTN – 97.1FM The FAN Radio School: University Of Illinois Location: Champaign, Illinois Founded: 1867 Student Population: 32,878 Undergraduates, 11,209 Postgraduates School Type: Public Division: NCAA I Conference: Big Ten First Season: Facility 1905, they […]

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Buckeyes MBB Wins Big 10 opener vs. Golden Gophers 78-63

(You bet Thad is happy) The Ohio State University Men’s Basketball team moved onto 9-5 for the season with a current five-game winning streak. At Value City Arena the Buckeyes opened up the 2015-16 Big 10 play with a 78-63 victory against the Minnesota Golden Gophers (6-7). Marc Loving would lead all Buckeyes with 20 […]

MIAMI, FL - NOVEMBER 27: Head coach Thad Matta of the Ohio State Buckeyes reacts to a foul call during first half action against the Memphis Tigers on November 27, 2015 at the American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Ohio State MBB: What A Difference A Year Makes

(Photo Courtesy of Yahoo Sports) Last season, Ohio State rolled to a 24-11 record and made it to the 2nd round of the NCAA’s. That was then.. With an experienced lineup and an unworldly talented play (D’Angelo Russell) the Buckeyes sat at 8-1 at this point last season. Now, going into Wednesday’s game against NIU, […]

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Ohio State MBB Drop Close one to #10 Virginia 64-58

In the end, the shooting of the three star players for the tenth ranked Virginia Cavaliers were the difference as the Buckeyes drop a heart-breaker at home 64 to 58. Despite better shooting from the Buckeyes (50% vs 44%) the difference was in field goal opportunities; Virginia had 52 FG attempts vs Ohio State’s 42. […]

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TBBC Men’s Basketball Pregame Glance: Ohio State vs. Memphis

  Ohio State vs. Memphis Day: Friday Date: Nov. 27, 2015 Location: Miami, FL Time: 7:30 p.m. ET Coverage – TV: ESPN 2 – 97.1 The FAN Radio   School: University Of Memphis Location: Memphis, Tennessee Founded: September 10, 1912 Student Population: 17,222 Undergraduates, 4,258 Postgraduates School Type: Public Division: NCAA I Conference: The American Athletic Conference […]

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Live Play-By-Play: Ohio State MBB Gets Thad Matta His 300th Career Win

Head Coach Thad Matta has a chance to gain his 300 win for his career today. Starters for the game: Ohio State – Jaquan Lyle, Keita Bates-Diop, Jae’Sean Tate, Marc Loving and Trevor Thompson; Mount St. Marys – Junior Robinson, BK Ashe, Will Miller, Gregory Graves and Taylor Danaher. First Half JaQuan Lyle got his first […]

COLUMBUS, OH - NOVEMBER 3:  Brad DuPont #11 of the Walsh Cavaliers passes off the ball past the defense of Aaron Craft #4 of the Ohio State Buckeyes in the first half on November 3, 2013 at Value City Arena in Columbus, Ohio. Ohio State defeated Walsh 93-63.  (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

TBBC Men’s Basketball Pregame Glance: Ohio State vs. Walsh

  Ohio State vs. Walsh Day: Sunday Date: Nov. 8, 2015 Location: Columbus, Ohio Time: 4:00 p.m. ET Coverage – TV: BTNPlus – 97.1 The FAN Radio The Walsh Cavaliers have been enjoying their annual exhibition against the Buckeyes in Columbus and dropped a low scoring affair last season by a score of 77 to 37. The […]

COLUMBUS, OH - DECEMBER 10:  Haiishen McIntyre #11 of the High Point Panthers dribbles around the defense of Keita Bates-Diop #33 of the Ohio State Buckeyes in the first half on December 10, 2014 at Value City Arena in Columbus, Ohio.  (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

2015-16 Ohio State Men’s Basketball Player Preview: Keita Bates-Diop

The Ohio State men’s basketball season is right around the corner. The upstart Buckeyes will take on Walsh in exhibition play on November 8th. To help get you ready for tip-off, The Buckeye Battle Cry will be bringing you Player Previews leading up to the beginning of the season. Today, we continue with the returning […]

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2015-16 Ohio State Men’s Basketball Player Preview: Austin Grandstaff

The Ohio State men’s basketball season is right around the corner. The upstart Buckeyes will take on Walsh in exhibition play on November 8th. To help get you ready for tip-off, The Buckeye Battle Cry will be bringing you Player Previews leading up to the beginning of the season. Today, we continue with the freshman […]

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Weekend Wonderings: The James, This Week, This Season

Before we get started, I have a couple of housecleaning items. First, I hope that everyone had a happy Pi Day yesterday (3.14.15..). Next, enjoy your day today, but beware the Ides of March. You’re welcome. Welcome to this week’s edition of Weekend Wonderings. According to he calendar, we are getting closer and closer to […]

ARLINGTON, TX - APRIL 05:  Head coach Bo Ryan of the Wisconsin Badgers motions to his players during the NCAA Men's Final Four Semifinal against the Kentucky Wildcats at AT&T Stadium on April 5, 2014 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

MBB Pregame Glance: Wisconsin

On Sunday afternoon,  #23 Ohio State (22-8, 11-6) welcomes B1G regular season champion #6 Wisconsin (27-3, 15-2) to Value City Arena. Maybe “welcomes” isn’t quite the right word. At 10-6, Ohio State currently sits in a 4-way tie for 3rd place in the B1G.  The Buckeyes need a win to keep pace with the top […]

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Ohio State Ranked 20th in First AP Top 25 Poll

The Associated Press has released it’s preseason top 25 poll and the Ohio State Buckeyes have found themselves ranked as one of top 25 schools to start the year for the sixth consecutive season. The Buckeyes, who were last left out of the Preseason AP Top 25 poll before the 2008-09 season, were selected by AP writers […]

LaQuinton Ross Headed to Draft

Earlier in the week, we had this bit of scuttlebutt going on:   According to the four letter network, LaQuinton Ross has decided to forgo his last year of his college eligibility and opt in to the NBA draft next season. Here is the official word from ESPN’s Jeff Goodman: Ohio State’s LaQuinton Ross will […]

tBBC MBB Roundtable Recap: Regular Season Wrap-Up

The Ohio State basketball season ended to Dayton in Buffalo in mid-March. The Buckeyes ended the season with an overall record of 25-10 and a conference record of 10-8, placing them 5th in the B1G. Similar to WVa’s article on the women’s season, I’ve asked several writers at tBBC their impressions on various aspects of the […]

2014 NCAA Recap: Ohio State edged by Dayton, 60-59

Ohio State officially kicked off the South Region (sorry, play-in games don’t count in my book) by squaring off against the Dayton Flyers. However, this was as far along the tournament trail the Buckeyes would get as a last second driving layup by Vee Sanford provided the winning points as Dayton, a 6-point underdog, upset […]

MBB B1G Semifinal: Ohio State loses, 72-69

  The Buckeyes squared off against the Wolverines this afternoon in the first of today’s B1G Tournament semifinal games. In a game reminiscent of yesterday’s game, OSU battled back from a substantial deficit, but lost 72-69 as a last second, game-tying shot slipped out of Aaron’s Craft’s hands. And, now the B1G season is over, and […]

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