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Northwestern Almost Knocks off #10 Ohio State; losing 75-73

Northwestern Almost Knocks off #10 Ohio State; losing 75-73
Ohio State came in 33-2 and winners of 13 straight versus Northwestern when nationally ranked. So you had to like the chances of the nation’s #10 team in Evanston. When you saw them make their first six shots and jump out to a 69% to 35% field goal average (nearly double) about halfway through the... Read more »

Penn State Nittany Lions vs. Ohio State Buckeyes: Brutally Honest Game Preview

Penn State Nittany Lions vs. Ohio State Buckeyes: Brutally Honest Game Preview
Last week, the Penn State Nittany Lions played their first game after the biggest story is sports history unfolded on their campus. It led to their first Big Ten loss of the season. This week they’ll take to the road for the first time in the wake of the PSU pedophilia scandal, and face the... Read more »

Illini Suffer First Loss of 2011 to Ohio St; in Very Boring, Ugly Fashion

Illini Suffer First Loss of 2011 to Ohio St; in Very Boring, Ugly Fashion
Ohio State coach Luke Fickell summed it up best: “It didn’t really matter to me. The game plan was the win. And however we had to do it, we were ready to do it.” As ugly a win as ugly can be, still, Ohio State gave the Illini their first L in 2011 season. Ohio... Read more »
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Your 15th Ranked Illini vs. Ohio St. Brutally Honest Game Preview

Your 15th Ranked Illini vs. Ohio St. Brutally Honest Game Preview
When was the last time Ohio State were underdogs to the Fighting Illini? Was Dick Butkus still on campus? When the 3-3 Buckeyes visit #15 6-0 Illinois Saturday, no one will expects them to win. And why should they? Whenever Illinois and Ohio State are close to being on the same page, the Illini almost... Read more »

SI Article Detailing Jim Tressel's Infractions a Must Read!

Jim Tressel’s resignation, which most of the thinking college football world believes was a forced resignation, seemed to catch us off guard. We didn’t think the Ohio State Buckeyes Coach would step down on Memorial Day, but that’s because we didn’t know a smoking gun of a Sports Illustrated article was about to be published.... Read more »

Terrelle Pryor's Phat Ride, Prospects he'll Leave Ohio State

At least five sources close to college football and the NFL have told CBS’ Len Pasquarelli that the five Ohio State Buckeyes suspended for the first five games of the season are expected to at least reconsider their supplemental draft stock. It doesn’t mean it’s going to happen, but a lot more options are on... Read more »
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#1 Ohio State Beats Talor Battle and Penn State in Big Ten Championship

The surprising Penn State Nittany Lions stuck around for as long as they could, but the #1 Ohio State Buckeyes proved to be too much to handle in a 71-60 win for their third Big Ten Tournament Championship in the last five years. William Buford led the way with 18 for the Buckeyes and Talor... Read more »

Brutally Honest 2011 Big Ten Tournament Preview and Predictions

As mediocre as the Big Ten has looked this season (and a major reason why it looks so mediocre is because expectations were sky-high in October) that big muddled middle mush should make for an exciting conference tournament. There really is very little difference between seeds 4-7. And the league is indicative of college basketball... Read more »

Pinpointing #1 Ohio State's First Loss this Season

Ohio State is still #1 and the last remaining unbeaten in college basketball. However, following their narrowest of escapes against a much less talented Northwestern team on Saturday night; it’s pretty obvious they’re not going to run the table this year. Last week we explored the chances of it actually happening; now we’ll look at... Read more »
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Northwestern ALMOST Gives #1 Ohio State their First Loss

Well, it’s going to happen sometime. Just not tonight. I’m speaking of course about the #1 team in all of college basketball, the Ohio State Buckeyes finally losing a game at some point this season. Heading to Northwestern seemed like a cakewalk for the Bucks as the Wildcats have suffered two awful losses already to... Read more »
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