Asia Doss is a Buckeye!

Ohio State added more backcourt talent with the commitment of Michigan native, guard Asia Doss. The 5’7″ guard from Detroit Country Day School committed to Coach Kevin McGuff and the Buckeyes during her official visit this weekend. Per The Columbus Dispatch; Doss attended last night’s Wisconsin game in Ohio Stadium with Makayla Waterman and Kathryn […]

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 […]

Women's Basketball: Season Preview

This season The Buckeye Battle Cry and Our Honor Defend will once again be teaming up to bring you coverage of Ohio State women’s basketball.  The season gets underway this Friday when OSU takes on Notre Dame in the first ever women’s basketball Carrier Classic game.  The Buckeyes are coming off of a 25-7 season […]

Ohio State’s Season Ends at The Hands of Florida, 70-65

Almost a week after being snubbed with only an 8 seed in the NCAA tournament, Ohio State’s women’s basketball team finally got their chance to dance as they faced 9th seeded Florida.  The Gators were a bubble team and thus were thrilled to see their name announced on Monday.  The Buckeyes were less thrilled by […]

Ohio State Women’s Basketball Team is An 8 Seed

Tonight the NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament bracket was announced and Ohio State was not happy with the results.  After finishing the season 25-6, tied for second in the Big Ten during the regular season, and ranked 16th in the country, the Buckeyes were shocked when it was announced that they would be an 8 seed.  […]

Nebraska Ends Ohio State’s Big Ten Tournament Run 77-62

After beating Michigan yesterday, Ohio State’s faced Nebraska in today’s Big Ten Tournament semi-final game.  The Buckeyes and Cornhuskers split their regular season meetings with Ohio State winning in Columbus back in January and Nebraska winning in Lincoln to close the regular season.  In their second meeting Nebraska had considerable success attacking the paint while […]

Revenge in Indy, Ohio State Defeats Michigan 57-48

March is here and that means it is tournament time. The Ohio State women’s basketball team began their defense of their three straight Big Ten Tournament titles by facing Michigan today, the seventh seeded Wolverines had beaten tenth seeded Illinois yesterday while the second seeded Buckeyes had enjoyed a first round bye. Michigan entered this […]

Samantha Prahalis Named Big Ten Player of the Year

Today the Big Ten announced its annual women’s basketball awards and Ohio State did very well for itself.  The top headline was Samantha Prahalis being named Big Ten Player of the Year by both the coaches and the media.  Prahalis led the conference in assists, 6.5 per game, and her 20.4 points per game put […]

#14 Ohio State Upset by #23 Nebraska 71-57

Ohio State traveled to Lincoln today hoping to head into conference play on a winning streak and improve their seeding for the NCAA tournament.  The Buckeyes had already locked up their spot in the conference but a win on the road against a ranked team would be a big statement for a team that has […]

Record Setting Performance By Prahalis Gives #14 Ohio State an 81-56 Victory

We have all seen our share of memorable performances from players, performances that will stick in our mind long after the final buzzer of the game has sounded.  Those who attended or watched tonight’s women’s basketball game between Ohio State and Minnesota got to see such a performance tonight.  After a humiliating loss to Penn […]

Road Woes Continue as #11 Penn State Dominates #8 Ohio State 84-66

When ESPN selected tonight’s game between Ohio State and Penn State to be one of their Monday night games before the season started, people may have questioned why they would have chosen a matchup between the preseason conference favorite Nittany Lions and a Buckeye squad that was not picked to finish in the top four […]

No Prahalis, No Problem. #9 Ohio State Beats Indiana 75-54

After pulling off an impressive rally to beat Purdue on Sunday, the Ohio State women’s basketball team hosted Indiana.  While the Hoosiers are in last place in the Big Ten, having yet to win a conference game, the Buckeyes found themselves facing a tougher test than expected when it was announced that senior point guard […]

#10 Ohio State Earns Big Win Over #16 Purdue, 80-71

After suffering a disappointing upset loss at Illinois on Thursday where they had trouble with turnovers, the Buckeyes looked to get back on the winning track as they hosted 16th ranked and conference leading Purdue.  Today was the annual breast cancer awareness day which has been re-branded from ‘Think Pink’ to ‘Play for Kay’ in […]

Illinois Upsets #10 Ohio State 66-65

After getting back to winning by defeating Wisconsin on Monday night, the Ohio State women’s basketball team headed to Urbana-Champaign tonight to face Illinois.  Even though the Illini only had 2 conference wins coming into tonight, they are a much better team that their record suggests.  They have been in almost every Big Ten game […]

Deal With It Part 2: #11 Ohio State Defeats Wisconsin 72-58

In their last outing Ohio State suffered an upset at Minnesota for their second loss of the season.  In that game the Buckeyes struggled to hit shots or come up with defensive stops at key moments.  It has been 8 days since that loss and OSU has had plenty of time to work on fixing […]