Sunday Morning Coffee: November 06, 1920

Gaylord Stinchcomb, the consensus All-American halfback for the Buckeyes, had just stepped from his dorms at the German House on West 11th. He stood momentarily looking toward the darkening sky as the threat of rain appeared imminent. It was just a few days following the Presidential elections in which two Ohioans were the top of […]

San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh protests a non-call by the officials after a fourth down play during the second half of the NFL Super Bowl XLVII football game against the Baltimore Ravens, Sunday, Feb. 3, 2013, in New Orleans. (AP Photo/Gene Puskar) ORG XMIT: SB475

TTUN Beware: It’s All in the Eyes

I have no idea why I even care … or is it more of grinding glass dust into the whiny eyes of the opposition? But, frankly, the opposition is Northwestern, Penn State, Indiana, and Illinois, so on and on. What I speak of here is the enemy – TTUN…the rodents of the road-kill state … […]


2nd Thoughts: Michigan

(Thad’ guys had ’em all the way Or at least when it counted.) The Buckeyes (17-10, 9-5) took a significant step toward The Twenty Win Season with a very satisfying 76-66 win over Michigan on Tuesday. The win was especially satisfying to me since I golf with UM’s coach John Beilein’s brother-in-law. I won’t have to listen […]


MBB: Ohio State Beats Michigan 76-66

Thad appreciates good effort at both ends of the floor. For Tuesday’s game, Michigan (19-7, 9-4) entered the game as a 1-point favorite against Ohio State (16-10, 8-5). The left the game haunted by The Villain’s ghost as Ohio State put together a nice game to win 76-66. For the “Honor Evan Turner at Halftime” […]


tBBC MBB Pregame Glance: OSU vs TTUN

(Photo courtesy of John Beilein is a good coach and also good at hailing taxis. This coming Tuesday (Feb., 16th) at 7:00 p.m. The Ohio State University MBB meets up with TTUN at Value City Arena. The Buckeyes will be heading into this match after a victory against Rutgers on February 13th in New […]


Trolling and Click Baiting: Part 2

Urban is looking at you. (Image courtesy of Welcome back to Episode 2, where we cover “trolling for the sake of trolling”. Today’s topic is how Andy felt, or at least stated, that Ohio State had it’s lunch eaten by Michigan and Michigan State regarding Army All-American Bowl commitments. Per the writer: Just how […]


2nd Thoughts: The Game

(I think that Urban is addressing you) Well, that was satisfying, wasn’t it? After looking “flat” the previous week in their loss to Michigan State, the Buckeyes looked potent in their demolition on the Wolverines, 42-13. The defense continued its high level play against Michigan, and as you saw, the offense looked the way we’ve […]



The Ohio State University Women’s Volleyball team dropped an important match against rival TTUN 3-0 who are now 17-10 & 7-9 in Big 10 action. The 14th ranked Buckeyes fall to 21-7 overall & 10-6 in conference play. Four matches remain in the regular season. Buckeye Valeria León would out-do all with 16 digs in […]

MILWAUKEE, WI - MARCH 22:  Head coach John Beilein of the Michigan Wolverines points against the Texas Longhorns during the third round of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at BMO Harris Bradley Center on March 22, 2014 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Pregame Glance: Michigan

The  # 24 Buckeyes (19-7, 8-5) are in the Mitten State again with a 1:00 PM game against the Wolverines (13-13, 6-8) at the Crisler Center. Ohio State is tied for 5th in the Big Ten, four games behind leader Wisconsin. Michigan is in 9th. The last time theses teams met (January 13th) D’Angelo Russell […]


MBB: Ohio State Mauls Michigan 71-52

Coming off a pretty good evening for OSU’s football team, the basketball team hosted UM. Not University of Maryland, the other guys. Regardless, the Buckeyes entered the game focused and aggressive, and left the game with a 71-52 win. The win improves Ohio State to (14-4, 3-2) while dropping Michigan to (10-7, 3-2). The Buckeyes […]


MBB Pregame Glance: Michigan Wolverines

The Ohio State Buckeyes (13-4, 2-2) host the Michigan Wolverines (10-6, 3-1) in Value City Arena tonight. The Buckeyes are coming off a 69-66 loss to Indiana on Saturday. Meanwhile, Michigan edged Minnesota 62-57 , also on Saturday. Last season, Ohio State dropped both games to Michigan; 70-60 at Crisler during the regular season and 72-69 in […]


Weekend Wonderings: This Week, The James, The Same But Different

Welcome to this week’s edition of Weekend Wonderings. By the time you read this, the Buckeyes will be celebrating a significant Conference Championship game win over Wisconsin and are awaiting the bowl selection process to find out where the Buckeyes play next.  Today we have updates on The James, this week in WWI and my thoughts on profoundly […]

Wrap And Drive

Back For Seconds: The Game

I have a few additional thoughts about Saturday’s win in The Game that I want to touch upon today. My immediate post-game recap tends to be a stream-of-consciousness game flow effort. This has a bit more thought put to it. If you need a quick refresher on Saturday’s win over Michigan 42-28, go here, then breathe a […]


Ohio State beats Michigan, 42-28

Note: This will be brief today. I’ll be back on Tuesdays ‘Back For Seconds’ article to fully eviscerate analyze the game. As I saw it. Ken  The #6 Ohio State Buckeye (10-1, 7-0) hosted The University of Michigan Wolverines (5-6, 3-4)  as a 3 touchdown favorite. Like several games in this rivalry, it was too […]


tBBC Preview: The Game

The #6 (CFB) Buckeyes (10-1, 7-0) host the TTUN Wolverines (5-6,3-4) Saturday for a 12:00 noon EST kickoff.  Last week, Ohio State sort of edged Indiana 42-27, while TTUN lost to Maryland, 23-16 on two 4th quarter Maryland TD’s. Overview: Welcome to the end of The Brady Hoke Era. I’ll be honest, this will be […]

MBB B1G Tourney Preview: Michigan

The #5 seed Ohio State Buckeyes (25-8, 11-8) beat #4 seed Nebraska Cornhuskers, and now face the #1 seed Michigan Wolverines (24-7, 16-3).  This is the second game of the day and is scheduled to start 25 minutes after conclusion of the first game. Tip-off is scheduled for 1:40 EST with television coverage provided by CBS, […]

It's All Academic: OSU and Michigan Team Up?

There is no more heated rivalry in the country than that between Ohio State and Michigan and no matter what the sport is, to say that the Buckeyes and Wolverines, and their fans, do not like each other would be an understatement.  While the hatred for the other school extends far beyond the playing surface […]

Pregame Glance WBB: Michigan Wolverines

The Ohio State Buckeyes (11-6, 1-0) are currently on a four-game winning streak after, a 2nd half surge moved them past #17 Purdue, 89-78 on Thursday. The Buckeyes return home for a Sunday evening game against the University of Michigan. Tip-off is scheduled for 5:00 PM EST this Sunday in Columbus. Here’s their Profile School: University of […]

tBBC Kickoff Countdown Celebrates 2

In today’s edition, we celebrate number 2, the Ohio State’s margin of victory over Michigan on November 23rd, 1974, 12-10.  The 1974 match-up pitted No. 3 Michigan at 10-0 vs. No. 4 Ohio State at 9-1. Buckeye kicker Tom Klaban made four field goals in the win. The Wolverines lost an undefeated season and the […]

tBBC Kickoff Countdown Celebrates 5

In today’s edition, we celebrate number 5, the Ohio State’s margin of victory over Michigan on November 24th, 2012, 26-21. The Game is always a meaningful game, but especially so in 2012. Due to some unfortunate circumstance the prior year, the new coaching regime would not be eligible to participate in post-season games. Although Michigan […]