Basketball

Buckeyes Drop Their Third Straight - The 16th ranked Ohio State Buckeye basketball team lost their third in a row, this time on the road to Iowa, falling 72-62 in Iowa City.  Andre Wesson led the Buckeyes with 13 and C.J. Jackson added 10 as the Buckeyes fell to 12-4 and 2-3 in the Big Ten.  Ohio State struggled all afternoon taking care of the basketball,
Ohio State Upset on the Road at Rutgers - In what will go down as the worst loss of the Chris Holtmann era thus far, Ohio State went on the road and struggled mightily, falling 64-61 to Rutgers falling to 12-3 and 2-2 in conference play.  Kaleb Wesson scored 16 of his team high 18 in the second half as Ohio State rallied to take a lead late, but
Ohio State Battles but Drops a Tough One to Spartans - Before a sellout crowd that included former head football coach Urban Meyer, QB Dwayne Haskins and incoming QB Justin Fields, the 14th ranked Ohio State Basketball Buckeyes fell to the 8th ranked Michigan State Spartans 86-77 to fall to 12-2 and 2-1 in the Big Ten.  Kaleb Wesson led the Buckeyes with 25 and 8 rebounds and Luther Muhammad added
Buckeyes Roll Past High Point - In their final game of the non-conference and of 2018, the 13th ranked Ohio State Basketball Buckeyes defeated the visiting High Point Panthers 82-64 to move to 12-1 on the season.  C.J. Jackson led 4 Buckeyes in double figures with 20 points as the Buckeyes finish a perfect December and now turn their attention to the Big Ten season. The
Jackson’s Big Second Half Leads the Buckeyes by the Bruins - The 15th ranked Ohio State Buckeyes went into the United Center in Chicago for the second time this season and duplicated the result of their first trip, winning this time over UCLA in the CBS Sports Classic, defeating the Bruins 80-66 to move to 11-1 on the season.  C.J. Jackson scored 20 of his 22 after halftime as Ohio State
Buckeyes Overcome Slow Start, Rout Penguins - In a tale of two halves, the 15th ranked Ohio State basketball Buckeyes took over in the second half, coming from behind to defeat Youngstown State 75-56.  The Buckeyes overcame their worst half of basketball of the season and rode the back of sophomore center Kaleb Wesson, whose career high 31 points led Ohio State to their 10th win, improving
Bucks Battle Bison For 73-71 Win - The Buckeyes overcame a 24-4 run by Bucknell midway through the game, and held on at the end for a hard fought 73-71 win.  A career high 22 points for Kaleb Wesson, including 9-10 from the charity stripe led the way as Ohio State is now 9-1 (2-0) on the season. Wesson also pulled down 10 rebounds to complete his
Buckeyes Move to 2-0 in Conference Play - Ohio State started the Big Ten season the same way they did a year ago, winning their second straight December conference game, defeating Illinois in the United Center in Chicago, 77-67 to move to 8-1 overall and 2-0 in Big Ten play.  In a choppy game that saw 48 fouls called, the Buckeyes overcame a sloppy start to come from
Buckeyes Open Big Ten Slate with a Win - The 16th ranked Ohio State Basketball Buckeyes opened the Big Ten Season with a 79-59 convincing victory over visiting Minnesota.  In their lone meeting of the season, it was all Buckeyes from start to finish as the Gophers struggled against the defensive pressure and energy on the perimeter of the Buckeyes.  The Buckeyes were the aggressor from the outset dictating
#16 Ohio State Drops Their First Game of the Season to Syracuse - On a night when the all-time winningest coach in Ohio State history, Thad Matta was honored with a banner in the rafters of the Schottenstein Center, the 16th ranked Ohio State Buckeyes did their best to honor the former coach, but fell short, dropping their first game of the season to the visiting Syracuse Orange 72-62 to drop to 6-1.
Buckeyes Cruise Past Vikings - Before an announced sellout in historic St. John Arena, the 23rd ranked Ohio State basketball Buckeyes rolled to a 89-62 win over visiting Cleveland State to move to 6-0 on the season.  The Buckeyes struggled shooting the ball early, but found their stroke in the second half as they shot 53.1% from the field for the game, holding the Vikings
Buckeyes Grind Out a Win Over Samford - The #23 ranked Ohio State basketball Buckeyes struggled shooting the basketball, but came away with a win, defeating Samford 68-50 to move to 5-0 on the season.  It was a test for the young Buckeyes, but utilizing a lockdown defensive effort in the second half, they were able to put away the Bulldogs for their 5th straight victory.  From a
Buckeyes Cruise Past South Carolina State - Ohio State utilized shut down defense and hot shooting to blow out a close game early to cruise past South Carolina State 89-61 to move to 4-0 on the young season.  The Bulldogs hung around early, trailing just 8-6 at the first media timeout.  But, Ohio State responded with a 16-3 run and never looked back jumping out to a
Strong Finish Provides Another Road Win For Buckeyes - Ohio State used a 13-0 run to finish the game and earn a 69-60 win over Creighton. CJ Jackson came into the night averaging 19 points a game but was held scoreless most of the evening. Yet with 2:06 remaining, he made his first basket to give the Buckeyes a 62-60 lead, an advantage they never relinquished. The victory moves
Ohio State Uses Big Second Half to Blast Fort Wayne - Ohio State started slow, but turned it on early in the second half to blow out the Purdue Fort Wayne Mastodons, 107-61 to move to 2-0 on the young season.  Utilizing stifling defense and hot shooting in the second half, the Buckeyes pulled away from a talented Mastodon team, picked to finish second in the Summit League Conference, and win

 

 

 


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