Plain Dealer 1 hour ago
Five-star LB Raekwon McMillan close to announcing, could spark big finish for Ohio State's class: Buckeyes recruiting
Five-star linebacker Raekwon McMillan will announce his decision between Ohio State, Clemson and Alabama on Monday. If the Buckeyes land the five-star linebacker, that could set the foundation for another strong recruiting finish. Who else is Meyer going after? Other big names inside.
Although promising seasons ended on a down note for both, coaches Urban Meyer of Ohio State and Dabo Swinney of Clemson assured yesterday that their teams are looking forward to playing on Jan. 3 in the Orange Bowl.
DEKALB, Ill. — For Jordan Lynch, one big prize is still out there. Northern Illinois’ star quarterback will find out on Saturday in New York whether he’s the Heisman Trophy winner.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — AJ McCarron has helped Alabama reach several prime destinations, from New Orleans to Miami ti southern California.
Boise State hired former player and offensive coordinator Bryan Harsin to be its next coach.
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Gift season: Ohio State players will receive watches, other presents for Orange Bowl berth: Buckeye Breakfast
Ohio State players will receive new watches and other gifts for playing in the Orange Bowl.
Rick Nash, now outfitted in a New York Rangers jersey and a certifiable star on Broadway, shrugged off tonight’s first meeting against his former club, the Blue Jackets, since his trade request was granted two summers ago.
It has been more than a month since the Blue Jackets lost to the New York Rangers at Nationwide Arena, but the memories are still fresh — and bitter — for coach Todd Richards.
Injury update: G Sergei Bobrovsky (groin strain), D James Wisniewski (upper body), RW Jared Boll (foot), RW Nathan Horton (shoulder), RW Marian Gaborik (knee) out.
Akron Beacon Journal 7 hours ago
COLUMBUS: Lenzelle Smith Jr. scored 19 points and No. 3 Ohio State pulled away early to beat Bryant 86-48 on Wednesday night.Amir Williams added 12 points and nine rebounds for the Buckeyes (9-0).It was an early round game in the Blackrock Gotham Classic, which will conclude on Dec. 21 with the Buckeyes meeting Notre Dame at Madison Square Garden.Dyami Starks had 16 points for Bryant (6-5), which was playing its second game in three nights. The Bulldogs lost at Notre Dame, 70-59.The Bulldogs hung around with the Buckeyes for a while, but then went scoreless over the last 5:25 of the first...
News-Herald 7 hours ago
COLUMBUS - When opposing teams scout No. 3 Ohio State, they seldom notice Lenzelle Smith Jr. Buckeyes coach Thad Matta hopes they keep ignoring him. Smith scored 19 points and No. 3 Ohio State pulled away early to beat Bryant, 86-48, on Wednesday night. "I think Lenzelle has been tremendous - nobody's asked me about him this year," Matta said.
Plain Dealer 7 hours ago
A Jake Lorbach two-handed slam? St. Edward product's six points puts icing on No. 3 Ohio State's 86-48 win over Bryant
Walk-on Jake Lorbach, a product of St. Edward, scored six points in Ohio State's 86-48 win over Bryant. But before Lorbach could steal the show, the No. 3 Buckeyes had to play a complete game.
Plain Dealer 8 hours ago
Decker will play a major role for the 2014 Buckeyes as the only returning starter on the offensive line.
Plain Dealer 9 hours ago
No. 3 Ohio State builds early lead over Bryant, cruises to 86-48 victory to improve to 9-0: Quick recap
Bryant proved two nights ago at Notre Dame that it could play a big-time opponent close, but No. 3 Ohio State took an early advantage and cruised Wednesday night.
Akron Beacon Journal 11 hours ago
HOLLYWOOD, Fla.: The last time Ohio State and Clemson got together in a bowl game, Buckeyes coach Woody Hayes punched a Tigers player and was fired the next day.On Wednesday at the Orange Bowl news conference, Ohio State coach Urban Meyer and Clemson counterpart Dabo Swinney traded compliments, praising each other’s teams.Clemson won the previous meeting, 17-15 in the 1978 Gator Bowl. In that game, Hayes punched Clemson nose guard Charlie Bauman after he intercepted a pass late in the game.Meyer has led the Buckeyes to a 12-1 record this year, losing to Michigan State 34-24 on Saturday...