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Buckeye in Illini country


Richland, Washington (via Cincinnati, Ohio)

Member since 27 July 2011 | Blog

BS, The Ohio State University Class of 2010.
PhD, University of Illinois Class of 2016.

Now living in Richland, Washington (it's in the desert in SE WA).
Do not live in a van down by the river.

Favorites

  • SPORTS MOMENT: In Person:
    2006: #1Ohio State vs. #2Michigan in the 'Shoe! I have never seen a better game in person.

    Close 2nd = 2010 Rose Bowl: Ohio State vs. Oregon, 35 hour drive straight through was well worth it.

    Close 3rd = 2011 Sugar Bowl: Ohio State vs. Arkansas, yelling F*%K you to Mark May made my life

    4th: 2014 - Seeing CARDALE JONES and the rest of the Buckeyes destroy Wisconsin 59-0 in the B1G Championship Game.
  • COLLEGE FOOTBALL PLAYER: Troy Smith, Beanie Wells, Chris Spielman, James Laurinaitis, Orlando Pace, Nick Mangold, EzE
  • COLLEGE BASKETBALL PLAYER: Aaron Craft, Jon 3Bler, David Lighty, Mike Conley Jr., Mark Titus
  • NFL TEAM: Bengals
  • NHL TEAM: Blue Jackets
  • NBA TEAM: Spurs
  • MLB TEAM: Reds
  • SOCCER TEAM: 'Merica

Recent Activity

Comment 19 Sep 2016

Ole Miss will host Georgia on Saturday. Georgia, a team with zero AP votes and close call wins over Nicholls(!) and Missouri, might actually improve its ranking on Sunday.

OTHER PECULIAR OBSERVATIONS

 The AP Poll says hello to North Dakota State after its win at Iowa. The Bison have 74 points in the AP Poll, which nominally makes it the AP No. 28 team. It has 74 more points than Georgia. If you know any Georgia die-hards, bring that to their attention and see how they react.

Georgia is ranked number 1612 in the AP Poll and has 726 points.
http://www.ncaa.com/rankings/football/fbs/associated-press

Comment 06 Dec 2015

Florida just has a defense, nothing else. I think they would also lose to Navy, especially if it were just one week to prepare.

Comment 12 Nov 2015

Note to people getting tickets. It really doesn't matter where your tickets are. I'm expecting with the cold that not many Illinois people will show up, so there will be plenty of room to move around and put your feet up with ease. At least that was the case two years ago.

I expect the student section to resemble this again: