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Ohio State’s Joey Bosa named 1st team AP All-American; J.T. Barrett, Michael Bennett make 3rd team

December 16, 2014
Individual awards kept rolling in for the Buckeyes on Tuesday as one player was named a first team Associated Press All-American and two others picked up third team honors. Sophomore defensive lineman Joey Bosa was named to the first team while senior defensive lineman Michael Bennett and redshirt-freshman quarterback J.T. Barrett each garnered third-team honors. The first team All-American selection for Bosa adds to an already successful awards season, as Bosa was a finalist for the Chuck Bednarik — given to the nation’s most outstanding defensive player — and the Rotary Lombardi Award for the top lineman or linebacker in the country. Bosa was also named the Big Ten Defensive… Read more

Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett involved in domestic dispute

December 10, 2014
Ohio State redshirt-freshman quarterback J.T. Barrett was involved in a domestic dispute with his ex-girlfriend at his apartment late Tuesday night, according to a Columbus Police report. According to the report, both Barrett and his ex-girlfriend, 19-year old Alexandria Barrett-Clark, said they were the victims of assault, but no charges were filed following the incident. There were also no visible injuries reported. Police responded to a call at Barrett’s apartment just after midnight on Wednesday. When police arrived, Barrett said he asked his ex-girlfriend to leave his apartment and she refused his request. Barrett then said Barrett-Clark “ran at him and pushed him” and struck him before he pushed her… Read more

Lantern TV’s Sugar Bowl Special

December 8, 2014
The Buckeyes are “in.” The first ever College Football Playoff will feature Ohio State in a Sugar Bowl battle with Nick Saban and the Alabama Crimson Tide and following Sunday’s announcement, Hayden Grove, Aaron Yerian and Andrew Todd-Smith take us through a 20-minute preview of the game. Starting with reactions from OSU head football coach Urban Meyer, Aaron and Andrew break down both sides of the ball for the Buckeyes and Crimson Tide before all three “bastions of sports knowledge” make predictions and pick out key players for the big battle in the Bayou.… Read more

Ohio State Post Game Report: 2014 Big Ten Championship

December 7, 2014
After falling in the Big Ten Championship Game one year ago, Ohio State got another chance to earn a Big Ten title on Saturday night and the Buckeyes earned their hardware, walloping Wisconsin by a final score of 59-0.… Read more

Sports Perspective: Buckeyes mourn Karageorge, miss Barrett ahead of Big Ten Championship Game

December 2, 2014
In what was a tough week for Ohio State football and the OSU community as a whole, Hayden and Franz gauge the perspective of the Buckeyes following the loss of walk-on defensive lineman Kosta Karageorge in an apparent suicide and go through another on-the-field loss to Big Ten Freshman of the Year, J.T. Barrett. While the abundance of football news took center stage this week, the OSU men’s basketball team faces undoubtedly their toughest test of the early season in a game against the No. 5 Louisville Cardinals at the KFC Yum! Center on Tuesday night and Coach Matta spoke about the matchup. Finally, to cap things off for the… Read more

Meyer Monday: Buckeyes battle adversity ahead of B1G Championship against Wisconsin

December 1, 2014
With the loss of former Ohio State walk-on defensive lineman weighing heavily on the hearts of everyone in the OSU football program, the Buckeyes took time on Monday to remember their teammate. They also looked ahead to the Big Ten Championship Game against Wisconsin and put their confidence in new starting quarterback, Cardale Jones.… Read more

Ohio State Football Post Game Report: Michigan

November 29, 2014
The injury of Redshirt-freshman quarterback J.T. Barrett and disappearance of Senior defensive lineman Kosta Karageorge has many players, fans, and coaches concerned — even after Ohio State’s 42-28 win over Michigan.… Read more

OSU defensive lineman Kosta Karageorge reported missing

November 27, 2014
Two days before the 2014 edition of “The Game” between Ohio State and Michigan, an OSU football player has been reported missing. Senior walk-on defensive lineman Kosta Karageorge, who also was a member of the OSU wrestling team for three years, was reported missing by his parents on Thursday morning. According to a Facebook post from Karageorge’s mother, Karageorge has been missing since 2 a.m. on Wednesday morning, Nov. 26, and the family filed a missing persons report hours later. The post also explained that at 2:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Karageorge’s phone was pinged in the Grandview area of Columbus. Ohio State football player Kosta Karageorge is missing, per his… Read more

Noah Spence’s Ohio State career ends; ruled ineligible for Big Ten play

November 25, 2014
Noah Spence’s career as an Ohio State Buckeye has officially ended. After multiple failed drug tests stemming from the end of the 2013 season to September, former OSU defensive end Spence has been ruled permanently ineligible for athletic competition by the Big Ten Conference, OSU vice president and athletic director Gene Smith said in a released statement Tuesday night. Smith said that Spence appealed his permanent ineligibility, but was ultimately denied. “The Ohio State University Department of Athletics had assisted Noah and his family leading up to an appeals process that took place today,” Smith said. “While we are disappointed in the outcome, we are pleased that Noah has come… Read more

Lantern TV’s “Michigan Special”

November 25, 2014
Hayden Grove, along with Aaron Yerian and Andrew Todd-Smith of Chalk Talk, combine their talents in this Lantern TV “Michigan Special.” With Ohio State and Michigan preparing for another chapter in the lore of “The Game”, the guys headed to the Woody Hayes Athletic Center to talk with a former Buckeye great, Urban Meyer and the current Buckeyes to gauge the intensity of the team prior to the matchup. With the perspective of the coaches and players behind, Andrew breaks down the OSU offense against the Michigan defense, while Aaron offers his thoughts on the OSU defense against the Wolverine offense. To wrap things up, Hayden, Andrew and Aaron give… Read more