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Football

Pieces are there to rebuild the middle of the offensive line

Losing players off your offensive line like guard Wyatt Davis and center Josh Myers is a legitimate reason for concern. Toss in backup guard Gavin Cupp who is also gone and you might start worring about a crisis. Not at Ohio State. The Buckeyes certainly have a rebuilding job to do in the middle of the offensive line but some effective recruiting coupled with focused and determined candidates for jobs…
Football

Spring football brings interesting position changes

COLUMBUS – Ohio State Head Football Coach Ryan Day confirmed to reporters today that there have been a couple of position changes. He also reported that the changes were initiated by the players involved, not the coaching staff. Wide receiver Gee Scott  came to OSU as a highly-regarded wide receiver but has decided that his future in football may be at tight end. According to Day, Scott has had trouble…
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Men's Basketball

E.J. Liddell Enters Name Into 2021 NBA Draft, Maintains Eligibility

COLUMBUS – Ohio State sophomore forward E.J. Liddell will test the NBA draft market by entering his name into the 2021 NBA Draft he announced via social media on Wednesday. Liddell maintains his collegiate eligibility and has the ability to come back to Ohio State next season while going through the NBA workout process. pic.twitter.com/bGn5JRe4Iv — E.J. Liddell (@EasyE2432) March 31, 2021
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Football

Tight end room short on experience but long on players

When it comes right down to it the Buckeyes have just one tight end who has any appreciable experience this spring. The good news is that the one player is Jeremy Ruckert who may just well be the best tight end in the nation this year. Ruckert emerged last season as a bona fide pass catching threat that can also do the dirty work as a blocking tight end. He…
Men's Basketball

Ohio State Guard Musa Jallow Enters Transfer Portal

COLUMBUS – Ohio State men’s basketball redshirt junior guard Musa Jallow has entered his name in the NCAA Transfer Portal he announced on Wednesday via Twitter. Jallow is an Ohio State graduate and has been a member of the program for four years. “Musa has been a joy to coach these past 4 years,” Ohio State head coach Chris Holtmann said in a statement. “He is a talented player and…
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Men's Basketball

Buckeye Basketball picks up Penn State grad transfer

COLUMBUS – The Ohio State men’s basketball program picked up a transfer yesterday when Penn State guard Jamari Wheeler announced that he will play one year at Ohio State as a grad transfer. Wheeler is a point guard who is productive on offense but is known as an extremely tough defender. The Buckeyes lacked someone who could effectively pressure the ball this past season and Wheeler will fill that bill.…
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Football

Ohio State 2021 Pro Day – Notes, Quotes, and Video

COLUMBUS – The Ohio State football program held its annual NFL Pro Day on Tuesday afternoon. Fifteen members of the 2020 team took part in the exciting opportunity to step in front of NFL scouts and head coaches to show what they can do in hopes of getting drafted and playing in the NFL. This includes LB Tuf Borland, LB Baron Browning, P Drue Chrisman, DL Jonathan Cooper, OL Wyatt Davis, TE Luke Farrell, QB Justin Fields,…
Ryan Day press conference interview
Football

Ryan Day on Spring Football

COLUMBUS- Ohio State Head Football Coach Ryan Day met with media members this morning. A wide range of topics were covered. Quarterback competition –  With the departure of Justin Fields for the NFL there is plenty of interest in who the quarterback will be at Ohio State next fall.  Freshmen C.J. Stroud and Jack Miller were on the roster last season and in normal years that would be an advantage they…
Football

New faces the order of the day at linebacker

607 tackles, 115 tackles for loss, 17.5 sacks, and three interceptions. Those are the combined career stats of OSU linebackers Tuf Borland, Baron Browning, Justin Hilliard and Pete Werner. Their carrers took different paths but there were  certain things those four had in common. They were all tough, productive, reliable  players. Another thing they have in common is that they are all gone from the OSU roster which means that…