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OHIO STATE BUCKEYES - 8 TIME NATIONAL CHAMPIONS - 1942, 1954, 1957, 1961, 1968, 1970, 2002, 2014
December 29, 2015
We disscussed it for years, but this year we finally began our Buckeye50 podcasts. Josh, Trout and myself had a great time doing these and really enjoyed the feedback from everyone. We also appreciate those of you that joined us from time to time on the recording. Be sure to re-live this season week by week by taking one final listen.
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Buckeye fan visits to our home page this year!
December 19, 2015
At one time Ohio State had a 16-point lead and it looked like they might run away with this one. But Kentucky had that run in them that makes them a championship challenger ever year. The Wildcats worked it down to 3 points but could not get any closer as Thad Matta picked up another signature win in has colorful career.
December 22, 2015
Ohio State, coming off its biggest win of the season Saturday over Kentucky, came out of the gate sluggish, but pulled away in the second half to defeat the Mercer Bears 64-44 in the Schott to up their record to 7-5.
December 30, 2015
All the B1G men's basketball teams have played a conference game now and for at least a few days, you find the Buckeyes ahead of Michigan State in the standings. OSU increases their winning streak to 5 games as they defeat the Golden Gophers 78-63. Thad Matta is 9-3 in conference openers, including 6-1 in Value City Arena.
December 30, 2015
Each of you have been enjoying the writing style of Pete Quint's game previews. For the last several years he has been the point man for the 'fastest previews on the internet'. Here he is one final time for the 2015 season as he brings you his thoughts on the upcoming clash with the Fighting Irish.
December 28, 2015
OSU running back Ezekiel Elliott was driving along 315 Sunday night when his Camaro hit a puddle. The story he is telling the police is that the puddle caused him to hydroplane, which then caused him to run into another vehicle. Fortunately there were no major injuries to anyone involved.
December 27, 2015
he Ohio State basketball Buckeyes used a workman like effort, dominating the glass, and using the hot hand of Keita Bates-Diop to roll to a 73-57 victory over South Carolina State finishing off their non-conference slate 8-5
December 25, 2015
From all of us here at Buckeye50, we want to wish all of you a very Merry Christmas. We hope you have a wonderful holiday season and get to spend plenty of time with loved ones and friends.
January 6, 2016
Thad Matta is now 18-1 as the head coach at Ohio State against Northwestern and made it 11 straight as the Buckeyes defeated the Wildcats 65-56 in Evanston.
January 10, 2016
Both teams came into the game with impressive win streaks. But the sting came to an end for the Buckeyes as they have their biggest defeat of the year losing by 25 points. 42 points in the second half were not enough to over come the Hoosiers.
January 9, 2016
This time of the year, the schedule will be littered with autograph signings opportunities with the Buckeye seniors and the underclassmen that are leaving early. Be sure to come back regularly to our autograph page, as we post the details for any we hear about. If you know of one, be sure to let us know and we will post your's too.
January 13, 2016
Although they were down by 2 points at the half, the Buckeye defense held Rutgers to just 9 field goals in the second period and JaQuan Lyle managed a triple double as the Scarlet and Gray defeated the Scarlet Knights 94-68.
January 14, 2016
This time of the year, the schedule will be littered with autograph signings opportunities with the Buckeye seniors and the underclassmen that are leaving early. Be sure to come back regularly to our autograph page.Former Buckeye James Cotton has organized two sessions for this weekend.
January 16, 2016
Melo Trimble made a free throw with 14:12 left in the game giving Maryland 66 points. The rest of their scoring was all gravy as they secure a 100-65 victory on the Buckeyes giving, OSU their second blow-out loss in their past three games.
January 25, 2016
The Bucks utilized some hot shooting from behind the arc from Keita Bates-Diop to cruise to a relatively easy 66-46 win over Penn State. With the win, Ohio State runs its record to 13-8 and 5-3 in the Big Ten, good for a tie for 5th place as they come up on the midway point of the conference season.
January 28, 2016
The Illini had 31 free throws to Ohio State's 13 and outscored the Bucks 15-2 in the last seven minutes of regulation. But with some big defensive stops in the overtime period the Buckeyes sealed the victory. The 68-63 win was the sixth straight win over Illinios.
February 4, 2016
Another opportunity to get a resume building win in a tough environment and Ohio State failed to get it done once again falling to Wisconsin 79-68 in the Kohl Center. The season is growing short but there is still time for them to land a signature win that would secure their place in the big dance.
February 16, 2016
Thad Matta’s basketball Buckeyes were in desperate need of a signature win against an upper division conference opponent to keep their faint NCAA tournament hopes alive, and they were able to get it done, defeating arch rival Michigan 76-66 in front of a hostile crowd in the Schott..
February 28, 2016
The Buckeyes outscored the Hawkeyes 12-2 in the last four minutes to secure a 68-64 win over the conference foe. Marc Loving led all scoring with 25 points and the victory gives OSU eleven in the conference this season. Will this be enough to get them into the big dance?
Vball: Ohio State #1 In the Polls
March 21, 2016
Buckeye50 volleyball contact Rick DeSutter just texted me the great news that the latest American Volleyball Coaches Association just released its latest and today the Buckeyes secured 278 points to become the nation’s top-ranked team. The Buckeyes are slotted No. 1 for the first time since capturing the 2011 NCAA Championship.
March 5, 2016
That was the chant from the Michigan State students as the game was clearly in hand for the Spartans. I can't blame them but it was not much less classy than the MSU cagers were in the Schott last week when they began their regular season sweep of the Buckeyes.
March 20, 2016
The Ohio State men’s basketball team fought youth and inconsistency all season long and it caught up with them early in the second half as they dug a deep hole they couldn’t get out of in a 74-66 loss to Florida. Perhaps with another year of experience and some fresh faces, next year will be a better story.
April 14, 2016
Josh, Trout and Gregg are back for our first Podcast of 2016. We do a quick look back at the closure of the 2015 season, and discuss the Spring Game spotlight. Latest Buckeye50 Podcast