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What are the most important games in 2014?

What is your list of 2014's most important OSU football games?  For this post, the list only includes scheduled games, not the B1G championship game or playoff/bowl game(s), which would obviously be important games. Yes, it does depend on how you define "important."  That co...
05 Feb 2014
by TomD

Early Big 10 Bball Losses Good?

Obviously we never want to see any losses and want to go 40-0 with a national championship every year, but that's not reality.  Having said that, it seems to me that Matta-coached teams tend to get revenge better than other teams.  I did some research going back to the 09-10 season loo...

B1G Basketball Team Stats

These stats are for B1G play only. Key: 1. Pace (possessions per game) 2. Off (offensive efficiency, this is points per possession) 3. Def (defensive efficiency, this is points allowed per possession on defense) 4. Margin (off-def)   pace off ...
04 Feb 2014
by thePhilipJFry

Ohio State Football Recruiting: Class of 2007

With National Signing Day on the horizon I figured this would be a good time to catch up on the players who signed in previous classes. Today we look at what happened to the players who signed in 2007. Below you will find the 15 players who signed with Ohio State in February 2007 and their vitals c...

Bradley Roby's Legacy at Ohio State

In the 2012 season Bradley Roby had an amazing year, recording 62 tackles, 17 passes broken up, 2 INTs (1 for a TD), 1 sack, and 1 punt block. He also earned All-American honors in 2012. As a red-shirt sophomore he gambled with jumping to the NFL or coming back for one more year to try and win a c...
03 Feb 2014
by wilkins0802

Interview with Former Player Chris Malone

I had a chance to catch up with Chris Malone, a former reserve offensive lineman who played for Ohio State from 2006-2011. Contrary to the popular belief that all linemen are big dumb oafs, Chris is a big smart oaf. He is currently completing his 3rd year of medical school at Ohio University. Chri...
03 Feb 2014
by gumtape

Wrestling: Buckeyes in the Crosshairs- Purdue

Interview by Curt Heinrichs Prior to the Ohio State-Purdue dual tomorrow night, I had the opportunity to speak with Purdue's head coach Scott Hinkel to discuss the match between the Boilermakers and Buckeyes (which will be aired live on BTN at 7 PM).  Curt Heinrichs- One of the problems I...

Wrestling: Know Your Enemy: Purdue

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   Trying to bounce back from a tough loss to rival Michigan, the Buckeyes will take to the road again and head to West Lafayette....

Wrestling: Bucks fall to TTUN

Recap by Curt Heinrichs   Heading into Friday’s match against #11 Michigan, the keys to the match as mentioned by Wolverine coach Joe McFarland were bonus points as well as upsets. While the bonus points went in favor of the Buckeyes, the Wolverines had the edge in upsets, scoring 3 ups...

Ohio State Football Recruiting: Class of 2008

With National Signing Day on the horizon I figured this would be a good time to catch up on the players who signed in previous classes. Today we look at what happened to the players who signed in 2008. Below you will find the 18 players who signed with Ohio State in February 2008 and their vitals c...

Defense

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

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: http://www.basketball-reference.com/about/ratings.html. 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

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) http://www.vuhoops.com/2014/1/30/5360780/villanova-football-strength-conditioning-coach-phil-matusz-leaving   ome big news from the Villanova football staff broke yesterda...
30 Jan 2014
by Boxley

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

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

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