We all seem to get on to the fire Fickell or thank goodness Withers is gone wagon.  However, we really need to think about our defense since Dantonio.  It really hasn't been that great against Top Tier Teams......maybe Mark Snyder was good.  I hear all the pro-Heacock fans do...
01 Feb 2014
by VickVega24 22 Comments

Wrestling: Buckeyes in the Crosshairs- Michigan

I'm pleased to announce a new feature that I'll be bringing to Eleven Warriors; leading up to the remaining dual matches on the schedule, I'm going to reach out to the opposing staff to get a glimpse of their perspective heading into the match with the Buckeyes. I figured there was no be...

Individual Offensive Ratings in B1G play

Individual offensive rating is points produced per 100 possessions.  The details of this calculation can be found here: Usage rate is an estimate of the percentage of offensive possessions an individual player uses when he is on the co...
30 Jan 2014
by thePhilipJFry 1 Comment

Phil Matusz a new tOSU S&C coach

According to a story on Land grant. Phil Matusz has been hired as a tOSU  Strength and Conditioning Coach (S&C)   ome big news from the Villanova football staff broke yesterda...
30 Jan 2014
by Boxley 7 Comments

Ohio State Football Recruiting: Classes of 2009 and 2010

With National Signing Day on the horizon I figured this would be a good time to catch up on the players who signed in 2009 and 2010. How many stars did Carlos Hyde have? What was his 40 time coming out of high school? Whatever happened to Jonathon Newsome? Did he extend his playing time? What happe...
29 Jan 2014
by Remy 9 Comments

Is Penn State A Buckeye Rival?

Sports fans across the country can name the biggest rivalries.  Yankees-Red Sox in baseball.  Lakers-Celtics in basketball.  Pirates of the Caribbean versus The Fast and the Furious for Movie-Franchise-that-Should-Have-Ended-After-One-Film-But-Just-Keeps-Going.  But, what makes...
29 Jan 2014
by MarkC 55 Comments

Wrestling: Know Your Enemy- TSUN

Preview by Curt Heinrichs   “If you know the enemy and know yourself, you need not fear the result of 100 battles.” – The Art of War- Sun Tzu Head Coach: Joe McFarland An Ohioan himself, McFarland was a 2 time state champ in Ohio as a high schooler. McFarland then be...

Oden, Opinions & ESPN

Shandel Richardson of the Fort Lauderdale Sun Sentinel is right on the mark: There was a time Greg Oden could not wait to watch sports highlights on television.   He recalls flipping the channel to ESPN just so he could catch up on the previous night's NBA or NHL clips. And the...
26 Jan 2014
by ibuck 39 Comments

Glass Half Full

The last 50 days or so has not been the best of times for Buckeye fans, but I am convinced it will get better quickly.  I will explain why I am optimistic for both the Football and Basketball programs.   Football - UFM and the rest of the Coaching staff is putting the finishing touches o...
26 Jan 2014
by NashBuckeye 8 Comments