Ohio State will be representing the Big Ten Conference tonight when the Buckeyes take on the Oregon Ducks in the long-anticipated College Football Playoff Championship Game. The team overcame key injuries throughout this season and finished strong to get into the first-ever college football playoff, and surprised many — including experts writing for this site — with its 42-35 victory over top-ranked Alabama in the first-round game on New Year’s Day. But the football players aren’t the only ones “living big” these days in Columbus. From autism treatment to auto manufacturing, the Buckeyes had a banner year. Here are recent
Nebraska forward Shavon Shields had a special guest by his side during Sunday night’s postgame press conference. Avery Harriman, the son of Nebraska assistant Chris Harriman who recently learned his leukemia is still in remission, took the podium with Shields to talk about the team’s 53-43 victory over Illinois. “My favorite play was the players doing great,” he said. “They did super awesome on the game tonight. I was so proud of them.” Shields had a favorite play, too, and it involved Avery. “I was shooting my free throws at the end of the game, and I heard Avery cheering,
It was a historic night for Rutgers on Sunday night. In taking down No. 4 Wisconsin, 67-62, the Scarlet Knights scored their biggest upset in program history.
Every game has an X-factor who can be the determining ingredient in the outcome of the contest. Monday night, it could be the Ohio State tight ends, Tom Dienhart writes.
What a fun day of Big Ten basketball! Rutgers stunned No. 4 Wisconsin to card its biggest upset in program history and to highlight Sunday's three-game slate.
Ohio State fans will be out in full force at Monday's inaugural College Football Playoff National Championship Game, and that includes several former Buckeyes stars.
It looks like Ohio State has found its new offensive coordinator. According to ESPN, the Buckeyes will tab former Nebraska OC Tim Beck to replace Tom Herman.
No. 7 Ohio State won six of 10 matches, including momentum-swinging wins at 184 and 197 pounds, to knock off third-ranked and defending national champion Penn State on Sunday.
What is it like to face Ohio State’s offense? BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart asked an anonymous Big Ten defensive coordinator for his thoughts.
DALLAS – The sting still rings. It won’t go away. It is the game that almost kept Ohio State from landing a playoff spot. It’s the game that the Buckeyes still don’t like to discuss. It’s the 35-21 loss to Virginia Tech in the second game of the season. “That was the turning point of the season,” said Ohio State wideout Devin Smith. [ MORE: Jacob Jarvis photo | OSU hype video | Ezekiel Elliott feature ] The Buckeyes’ surprsing loss to Virginia Tech in the infancy of this season is a big reason why the Buckeyes are here playing