4:29 PM EDT, Wed September 28, 2016
Plain Dealer 7 mins ago

Ohio State, Big Ten teams to honor Nebraska's Sam Foltz, Michigan State's Mike Sadler this week

Ohio State and teams across the Big Ten will honor Sam Foltz and Mike Sadler with a commemorative coin this week.
Plain Dealer 1 hour ago
L.A. Sparks Jantel Lavender named WNBA Sixth Woman of the Year

L.A. Sparks Jantel Lavender named WNBA Sixth Woman of the Year

Jantel Lavender, the former Ohio State and Cleveland Central Catholic star, today was named the 2016 WNBA Sixth Woman of the Year.
Akron Beacon Journal 2 hours ago

Ohio State football: Multi-skilled Curtis Samuel a glitch Buckeyes opponents are struggling to solve

Columbus: The glitch is back and the Ohio State football team is rolling because of it.Curtis Samuel, whose high school coaches called him “faster than a glitch in a video game,” has taken over the role of H-back in Urban Meyer’s offense and is reaping the benefits.Meyer has always loved the hybrid position, dating back to his days at Florida with Percy Harvin.While that name gets thrown around all the time in comparisons, Meyer believes he’s found the perfect fit to his offense in Samuel.“He’s the first true hybrid I’ve had in a while where he’s big enough,” Meyer said....
Columbus Dispatch 3 hours ago

Ohio State athletics | Ask the Experts: Move Buckeyes vs. Wolverines to earlier in the season?

Assuming Michigan continues its turnaround, what do you think the chances are The Game ceases to be the Buckeyes' and Wolverines' final game of the regular season? With late-season losses being so much more damaging to a team's chances to make the College Football Playoff, other than tradition, it really doesn't make sense to continue to make that game the 12th one on the schedule.adcelannotate = {"mobilepaywallcategory" : "MOBILE_FREE","nativepaywallcategory" : "NATIVE_FREE"};
Columbus Dispatch 5 hours ago

Ohio State football | Jack Looks Back: Homecoming losses a rare breed in these parts

After being idle last weekend, Ohio State will celebrate homecoming Saturday during its Big Ten Conference opener against Rutgers. Oct. 1 is the school’s earliest homecoming. The previous earliest was a 63-28 victory over Nebraska on Oct. 6, 2012.adcelannotate = {"mobilepaywallcategory" : "MOBILE_FREE","nativepaywallcategory" : "NATIVE_FREE"};
Plain Dealer 5 hours ago

Get an early look at Ohio State basketball at 'Buckeyes on the Blacktop' event

Ohio State men's and women's basketball will compete in skills competitions at "Buckeyes on the Blacktop."
Plain Dealer 6 hours ago
Ohio State's Cameron Johnston is the best punter in the country and getting better

Ohio State's Cameron Johnston is the best punter in the country and getting better

Johnston is second in the country in punting average through three games.
Plain Dealer 9 hours ago

Re-ranking the top 50 Ohio State football players for 2016: Nos. 30-11 (Version 2.0)

Re-ranking the top 50 players on Ohio State's roster as the Buckeyes enter Big Ten play.
Plain Dealer 10 hours ago
Who are the best players on the Ohio State football roster? Buckeye Talk Podcast

Who are the best players on the Ohio State football roster? Buckeye Talk Podcast

In this week's podcast Doug, Ari and Bill give their top 10 players on Ohio State's roster.
Plain Dealer 10 hours ago
Dalyn Wade-Perry, a three-star DT from New Jersey, lists Ohio State in top six: Buckeye Breakfast

Dalyn Wade-Perry, a three-star DT from New Jersey, lists Ohio State in top six: Buckeye Breakfast

Rated the No. 28 defensive tackle in the 2017 class in the 247Sports composite rankings, Wade-Perry was last in Columbus for Ohio State's spring game in April.
Columbus Dispatch 18 hours ago

Blue Jackets | Brett Gallant happy to be on ice, protecting prospects

The scabs and scars on the knuckles of Brett Gallant tell stories about his profession he sometimes chooses not to reveal. For instance, he politely declines to discuss the battles in the backyard rink his father built for his three boys on Prince Edward Island. Like a family of cops, all three kids have grown to become enforcers of a certain distinction in major-junior and minor-league hockey.adcelannotate = {"mobilepaywallcategory" : "MOBILE_PREM-BLUE_NEWS","nativepaywallcategory" : "NATIVE_PREM-BLUE_NEWS"};
Columbus Dispatch 19 hours ago

Lessons at Ohio State help shape Chris Ash's rebuilding plan at Rutgers

When Chris Ash agreed late in 2015 to become coach at Rutgers, he had to know what this Saturday would bring. It is the day Ash returns to Columbus — where he called home for two years and won a national championship as Ohio State's co-defensive coordinator — for his first game against his former team.adcelannotate = {"mobilepaywallcategory" : "MOBILE_FREE","nativepaywallcategory" : "NATIVE_FREE"};
Columbus Dispatch 19 hours ago

Ohio State football | Rugby tackling still a hit with Buckeyes

Ohio State linebacker Chris Worley remembers his hellbent approach to tackling before being introduced by Chris Ash to the rugby style two years ago.adcelannotate = {"mobilepaywallcategory" : "MOBILE_FREE","nativepaywallcategory" : "NATIVE_FREE"};
Columbus Dispatch 20 hours ago

Soccer | Crew: Heard this before? Every game is a must-win

It’s do-or-die Wednesday night for Crew SC at D.C. United — just like a game Sunday at Mapfre Stadium against the New England Revolution. Or a game Sept. 17 at Orlando City. Or, basically, any game the past few weeks as the Crew has tried to fight its way into contention for the final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference.adcelannotate = {"mobilepaywallcategory" : "MOBILE_PREM-SPORTS","nativepaywallcategory" : "NATIVE_PREM-SPORTS"};
Columbus Dispatch 20 hours ago

Blue Jackets | Daniel Zaar: Always ready to fire

In a consummate team sport, Blue Jackets coach John Tortorella hopes Daniel Zaar’s selfishness with the puck becomes contagious. It might be the only thing the 22-year-old Swede passes on to teammates.adcelannotate = {"mobilepaywallcategory" : "MOBILE_PREM-BLUE_NEWS","nativepaywallcategory" : "NATIVE_PREM-BLUE_NEWS"};