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Two-Minute Drill: Ryan Day, Chip Kelly Press Conferences Following Ohio State’s First Spring Practice

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio State opened up spring football with its first practice on Tuesday morning. Head coach Ryan Day and offensive coordinator Chip Kelly met with the media immediately following practice. Here are the highlights. Ryan Day + As a team they are working on the non-talent issues. Different players are in different stages of their careers. It was great energy out there which was a continuation of the…
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Ohio State Postgame: Jake Diebler, Dale Bonner, Zed Key Talk 84-61 Win vs Michigan on Senior Day

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio State secured its third win in a row with a 84-61 win at home against Michigan on Sunday for senior day. The Buckeyes never trailed and led by as many as 29, on a 20-2 run late through the second half. Ohio State was led by point guard Bruce Thornton with 17 points on 3-of-8 from the paint, 1-of-4 from 3, and 10-of-10 from the line. Roddy…
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Ohio State Postgame: Buckeyes Take Down No. 2 Purdue 73-69, Jake Diebler Talks Win

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio State bounced back from a 62-54 loss at Wisconsin on Tuesday with a 73-69 win at home over No. 2 Purdue on Sunday. Ohio State was led by interim head coach Jake Diebler after Chris Holtmann’s contract was terminated earlier this week. Ohio State tied the game at 16 halfway through the first 20, took its first lead, a 29-28 lead with 2:51 to play in the first…
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Ohio State Parts Ways with Chris Holtmann

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Chris Holtmann’s time as the Ohio State men’s basketball head coach, has come to an end. Ohio State announced the change in leadership on Wednesday. Ohio State Announces Change in Men’s Basketball Leadership Jake Diebler will serve as interim head coach for the remainder of the season COLUMBUS, Ohio – Gene Smith, The Ohio State University Senior Vice President and Wolfe Foundation Endowed Athletics Director, has terminated…
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Chris Holtmann, Buckeyes Talk Ohio State’s 79-75 Double Overtime Win vs Maryland

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio State is back in the win column with a 79-75 double overtime win vs Maryland at home on Saturday. The Buckeyes snapped a five game losing streak and secured its first win since a 79-67 victory against Penn State on Jan. 20. Head coach Chris Holtmann met with the media following the win, along with Roddy Gayle Jr. and Bruce Thornton. You can read a summary of…
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Chip Kelly Hired as Ohio State’s Offensive Coordinator, Quarterbacks Coach

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Just 21 days after the hiring of Bill O’Brien as Ohio State’s new offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach, the Buckeyes will now have a new coach leading the offense. O’Brien announced on Friday that he will be taking the head coaching job at Boston College. Ohio State announced hours later that the coordinator position will be filled by Chip Kelly. You can read the full release from…
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Two-Minute Drill: Ryan Day Provides Offseason Updates

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio State head coach Ryan Day met with the media on Wednesday morning to provide updates to to the team and coaching staff since the end of the season in December. Day spoke on the number of players returning, the additions from the transfer portal, offensive coordinator Bill O’Brien and other coaching staff changes, and having five scholarship quarterbacks for spring ball. You can read the highlights…
Men's Basketball

Ohio State Blows 18-Point Lead in 76-73 Loss to Indiana: Chris Holtmann, Roddy Gayle Jr. Talk Following Loss

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio State fell short in a 76-73 loss to Indiana at home on Tuesday night. The loss is the Buckeyes’ fifth loss in a row and eighth out of their last nine games. Ohio State went on a 12-2 run mid way through the first half of play to take a 10 point lead over Indiana 25-15, and led 42-29 at the half. The Buckeyes reached an 18…
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Ohio State Men’s Basketball Postgame: Chris Holtmann, Players Talk 87-75 Loss to No. 14 Illinois

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio State fell short in a 87-75 loss to No. 14 Illinois on Tuesday night, its third loss in a row and sixth out of its last eight games. Head coach Chris Holtmann, Roddy Gayle Jr., and Evan Mahaffey met with the media immediately following the game. Here are the highlights of what was said. You can also watch the full press conferences below. Chris Holtmann + They…
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WATCH: Ohio State Football New Additions Talk Transfer Decisions, Adjusting to Ohio State

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio State’s new players on the roster met with the Ohio State media for the first time on Tuesday. SAF Caleb Downs, QB Will Howard, RB Quinshon Judkins, TE Will Kacmarek and OC Seth McLaughlin all spoke on their transfer decisions, experiences at their prior schools, and roles on Ohio State’s team. You can watch clips from the interviews below. Caleb Downs Will Howard Quinshon Judkins Will…
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Ohio State Officially Hires Bill O’Brien as Offensive Coordinator, Quarterbacks Coach

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ryan Day hired Bill O’Brien as Ohio State’s offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach, as officially announced by Ohio State on Friday. Below is the full release from Ohio State. Ryan Day Hires Bill O’Brien as Offensive Coordinator/QBs Coach Former Penn State and Houston Texans head coach has extensive experience coordinating offenses  COLUMBUS, Ohio – Ohio State head coach Ryan Day announced Friday that Bill O’Brien, a 34-year…