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OSU Coaches From Spring Sports Talk NCAA Eligibility Ruling

With Sunday’s decision from the NCAA to give student-athletes in spring sports an extra year of eligibility, options were finally presented to programs and athletes. On Monday, four of Ohio State’s spring sports coaches took part in a conference call to talk about how this decision has affected them and their programs. Taking part were men’s lacrosse coach Nick Myers, women’s lacrosse coach Amy Bokker, men’s tennis coach Ty Tucker,…
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NCAA Grants Extra Year of Eligibility for Spring Sports, But Not Winter

Due to the coronavirus pandemic that has ended all college (and professional) sports for the time being, the NCAA has announced that they will grant an extra year of eligibility for student-athletes participating in spring sports this year, but they declined to do the same for winter sports. Speaking with reporters earlier in the month, Ohio State athletic director Gene Smith expressed his desire to see student-athletes in spring sports…
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Latest Odds Have Justin Fields as Heisman Favorite

According to the latest Heisman odds released by FOXBet, Ohio State junior quarterback Justin Fields is now the betting favorite to win the 2020 Heisman Trophy. After finishing third in last year’s balloting following a season where he threw for 3,273 yards with 41 touchdowns and just three interceptions, Fields is now +350 to win the award in 2020.

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Ohio State Football Thanks Medical Personnel, First Responders, Essential Workers

Ohio State head coach Ryan Day, members of his coaching staff, and some of the Buckeye football players took to social media on Monday to express their gratitude for the medical personnel, first responders, and essential workers who are still out there working in the communities. No doubt as we all deal with the varying aspects of our temporary quarantines, our own appreciation for those who aren’t sitting safely at…
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Buckeye SloopCast: S5E53 — Recruiting Rehash

In this episode of the Buckeye SloopCast, Jared and Kyle dive head first into the Ohio State recruiting waters. They discuss Tony Alford’s recent successes and how the running back concerns have been addressed. The fellas then have a conversation about the uncommitted prospects interested in the Buckeyes and the likelihood that they could end up in the 2021 class. They also look at some recruiting battles taking place right…
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Spring’s Unanswered Questions for the Ohio State Quarterbacks

Every year following Ohio State spring football we recap what happened position by position. Who stepped up, who stepped back, what got fixed, and what didn’t? With 12 of the 15 spring practices cancelled due to the pandemic, however, essentially nothing happened, nothing got fixed, nobody stepped up, and no questions got answered. So since we can’t talk about which questions got answered, we will instead discuss which questions still…