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Vball: Ohio State Men's Volleyball Team National Champs
May 7, 2016
Once again, Ohio State has earned a national championship. The OSU men's volleyball team won the crown in 2011 and tonight they are champions once again after defeating BYU 32-30, 25-23, 25-17. After starting the season 1-2, they finished by winning 23 straight matches to take home the title.
'Pia' Pete Quint is back again with his weekly game preview. After 10 weeks into the 2016 season, the Buckeyes finally get to revenge their only loss of 2015. Ohio State travels to East Lansing seeking a quality win, while the Spartans are still looking for their pride.
What Are the Odds?
TBGUN was riding high, crushing everyone they played... in the state of Michigan. First time they actually played someone on the road that won a conference game, they lost. Vegas now says that Ohio State is a 6 1/2 point favorite for 'The' Game. In other news, today they announced that the Browns are a 27 point favorite over Alabama. (as if the Browns could score 27 points on the Tide defense)
As we enter game week, it is time to start focusing more on the Buckeye camp.
There were significantly more people at the Schott a few weeks ago to see Pentatonix. Yet the Buckeyes looked a bit sharper as JaQuan Lyle scored 20 and Jae'Sean Tate added 14 as Ohio State beat Providence 72-67 in Value City Arena. Click here to check our game review from our hoops expert Jason Harris.
Each and every year, one of our most popular features are the game picks each week. Our staff provides analysis and predictions on five key match-ups including the Ohio State contest. We are also joined by former players giving their feedback and we are fortunate to have back with us full-time fullback Vaughn Broadnax.
Marc Loving found his shooting stroke and led the Buckeyes with 19 points as Thad Matta’s group used a balanced attack to play their most complete game of the young season on both ends of the floor. City Arena. Click here to check our game review from our hoops expert Jason Harris.
'Pia' Pete Quint is back again with his weekly game preview. It all comes down to one game for the Buckeyes. Win and they make the playoffs. Check out our review from Pete and see who he favors for for this one and what the keys to the game will be.
Joe-S-U has game summaries from previous match-ups with TBGUN. Enjoy.
The Basketball Buckeyes completed a run of 3 games in 5 days with their most impressive outing to date, dominating from start to finish in a 111-70 rout of visiting Marshall. Click here to check our game review from hoops expert Jason Harris.
Each and every year, one of our most popular features are the game picks each week. Our staff provides analysis and predictions on five key match-ups including the Ohio State contest. This week, we are joined by 97.1 the Fan reporter Lori Schmidt, as well as former players, Vaughn Broadnax, Bam Childress, James Cotton and Cornelius Green. Week 13 Predictions
Ohio State, facing their first true challenge of the young season built a big first half lead, but couldn’t finish, falling to Virginia 63-61 in Charlottesville. Click here to check our game review from hoops expert Jason Harris.
'Pia' Pete Quint is back again with his weekly game preview. After a long wait and no championship game, the Buckeyes get to take the field again. You can be sure Urban has the team ready, but will it enough to defeat the team that fell 5 points short of the championship last year?
Each and every year, one of our most popular features are the game picks each week. We are down to the bowl games, we don't pick all of them be who could watch all 40 anyway. We are once again joined by former fullback Vaughn Broadnax. How do your predictions compare to ours?
Ohio State needed some positive momentum after dropping their first four conference games to start the season and the Buckeyes answered the bell with a 72-67 win over the Spartans in Columbus Click here to check our game review from our hoops expert Jason Harris.
Caleb Swanigan’s free throw with 5 seconds remaining allowed #20 Purdue to hold off Ohio State 76-75 in the Schott. Click here to check our game review from our hoops expert Jason Harris.
Rutgers has not had a lot of basketball success in the Big Ten since they joined the conference in 2014. Only five total wins, but they have two this year including a road win in Happy Valley last Saturday. Fortunately they could not make it two in a row as OSU holds on for a 70-64 home win, be sure to check out Jason's game summary.
It has been a very up and down year for the basketball Buckeyes this season and in the end the best they may get as a reward will be an NIT invitation. But tonight was a great night to have one of their up swings as they traveled to Ann Arbor and picked up a victory over the Wolverines.
Ohio State proves once again that any team can beat any other team in this mediocre conference. The same team that lost an 11-point lead to the Cornhuskers in the last game managed to hold on to their lead this time. Be sure to check out Jason's game summary.
The timing of the departure of Thad Matta may have been a bit of a surprise, but Gene smith wasted no time in naming the replacement. Buckeye50 Basketball editor Jason Harris brings his thoughts to the newest member of the OSU coaching family.
With the start of the season just around the corner, the writers covering the conference have provided their annual predictions for the upcoming campaign. It is no surprise that Ohio State is favored in the East, but who do they pick for the West? What teams do they think will go Indy in December?
Yes, you read that correctly, a group of former Buckeyes have just advance to the Final Four of the TBT. For most of you, I bet you are asking yourself, Basketball in the summer? and how have I missed this story? Would I interest you a little more if I told you the winning team gets $2 million to split between the players and fans of that team.
It was just a few years ago when the Big Ten told ESPN to take this contract and shove it. Today Commissioner Delany announced that one of the best media contracts in the business is getting better. Expect the other conferences to try to catch up but for now, the B1G is in the lead.
Football season is around the corner so it is time to bring back the Buckeye50 podcasts. Sit back and click the link to our first podcast of the 2017 season. We talked about who the Buckeyes will miss the most, who will be the emerging stars, and provided our predictions for the Power 5 champions, as well as our playoff teams.