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Ohio State 45 Northwestern 10

by @ Sunday, November 9th, 2008. Filed under College Sports, Ohio State Buckeyes, Sports

In the end, there really weren’t any surprising in Evanston yesterday:
EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — With Northwestern’s defense coming at him on a third-and-16 and his receivers bottled up, Terrelle Pryor calmly stayed in the pocket, waiting, waiting and waiting for what seemed like minutes before finally letting fly for a 44-yard pass.
If anyone wondered how [...]

Penn State 13 Ohio State 6 — Congratulations JoePa

by @ Sunday, October 26th, 2008. Filed under College Sports, Ohio State Buckeyes, Sports

With the possible exception of the 2006 showdown between then No. 1 Ohio State and No. 2 Michigan, last night’s battle in Columbus was probably the best college football game I’ve ever seen.
Too bad the wrong team won:
COLUMBUS, Ohio — The plodding nature of the Big Ten was on full display here Saturday night, as [...]

A Classic Big Ten Showdown

by @ Friday, October 24th, 2008. Filed under College Sports, Ohio State Buckeyes, Sports

ESPN previews Saturday night’s Ohio State-Penn State matchup:
The Team That Won’t Go Away has come back. With five straight victories, topped off by a — go ahead and say it — BCS-worthy, 45-7 rout on the road of Michigan State, Ohio State has played well enough to return to the top 10. That leaves it [...]

Ohio State 45 Michigan State 7

by @ Sunday, October 19th, 2008. Filed under College Sports, Ohio State Buckeyes, Sports

The Ohio State Buckeyes have something special in Freshman Quarterback Tyrelle Pyror, and yesterday’s victory over the Michigan State Sparatans showed why:
EAST LANSING, Mich. — Before the Ohio State football team boarded the bus Friday for the five-hour trip to Michigan State, the freshman quarterback Terrelle Pryor stopped by Coach Jim Tressel’s office with a [...]

Ohio State 20 Wisconsin 17

by @ Sunday, October 5th, 2008. Filed under College Sports, Ohio State Buckeyes, Sports

With all due respect to Michigan, there are really only two teams in the Big Ten that will pose a real challenge for the Ohio State Buckeyes this year. One is Joe Paterno’s Penn State, which is having a pretty good year so far.
The Buckeyes faced the other team last night and beat them 20-17:
MADISON, [...]

Ohio State 34 Minnesota 21

by @ Sunday, September 28th, 2008. Filed under College Sports, Ohio State Buckeyes, Sports

Beanie Wells returned after three weeks off, and the Buckeyes had a good start to the Big Ten season:
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -Woody Hayes would have loved the Beanie and Terrelle Show.
Tailback Chris ”Beanie” Wells rushed for 106 yards in his first game in a month and quarterback Terrelle Pryor ran for two scores and threw [...]

USC 35 Ohio State 3

by @ Sunday, September 14th, 2008. Filed under College Sports, Ohio State Buckeyes, Sports

I had a feeling that the lack of Beanie Wells would be bad news for the Buckeyes, and I was right:
LOS ANGELES — As college football scripts go, this potential blockbuster never would have made it to the big screen.
When No. 1 Southern California met No. 5 Ohio State in the first marquee event of [...]

Beanie Wells Out For Tonight’s Game

by @ Saturday, September 13th, 2008. Filed under College Sports, Ohio State Buckeyes, Sports

Well, this is definitely bad news for the Buckeyes:
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ohio State running back Chris “Beanie” Wells will not play for the fifth-ranked Buckeyes against No. 1 Southern California on Saturday night because of his injured right foot.
Ohio State coach Jim Tressel made the announcement late Friday afternoon after the team went through [...]

Bad News For The Buckeyes

by @ Friday, September 12th, 2008. Filed under College Sports, Ohio State Buckeyes, Sports

Contrary to previous reports, it looks like Beanie Wells may not be ready to play on Saturday against USC:
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State coach Jim Tressel said Thursday it is doubtful that starting tailback Chris “Beanie” Wells will play Saturday night against No. 1 Southern California.
Tressel said there was lingering soreness for Wells in [...]

Ohio State Has A Chance To Prove The Critics Wrong

by @ Wednesday, September 10th, 2008. Filed under College Sports, Ohio State Buckeyes, Sports

Saturday night will be the Ohio State Buckeyes’ chance to show the critics that have been following them for two years now that they do belong at the top of the NCAA:
COLUMBUS, Ohio — The last two times Ohio State stepped onto college football’s biggest stage, the Buckeyes imploded famously.
In the Bowl Championship Series title [...]

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