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Former Reds player new Huntington exec">Former Reds player new Huntington exec

December 5th, 2016 by Our Webmaster

Huntington Banchares has hired a former Cincinnati Reds batting practice pitcher as managing director of its insurance business in central Ohio and the Cincinnati area. …read more

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Ohio State football notebook | Marquee win at Oklahoma key to playoff spot">Ohio State football notebook | Marquee win at Oklahoma key to playoff spot

December 5th, 2016 by Our Webmaster

If Ohio State making the College Football Playoff final four on Sunday had a theme song, it would be from the long-ago hit musical “Oklahoma.” …read more

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Blue Jackets | Johnson, Murray seeing reduced roles">Blue Jackets | Johnson, Murray seeing reduced roles

December 5th, 2016 by Our Webmaster

PHOENIX — The architects of the Blue Jackets’ fast start this season have been well-recognized, from rookie defenseman Zach Werenski’s skating and decision-making, to center Alexander Wennberg’s emergence as a No. 1 center, and goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky’s health and vibrancy. …read more

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Women's basketball | Ohio State 80, Cincinnati 38: Dominating defense ends two-game skid">Women's basketball | Ohio State 80, Cincinnati 38: Dominating defense ends two-game skid

December 5th, 2016 by Our Webmaster

Cincinnati was billed as the better defensive team coming into a game against Ohio State on Sunday, but it was the Buckeyes who made the Bearcats work for every point. …read more

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Ohio State football | Meyer's joy: grandson's birth, playoff berth">Ohio State football | Meyer's joy: grandson's birth, playoff berth

December 5th, 2016 by Our Webmaster

Ohio State defensive end Tyquan Lewis watched with roommate Tracy Sprinkle, then celebrated with teammates down the hall. J.T. Barrett was alone at home eating chicken wings when he saw the Buckeyes’ name flash on the television screen. But the happiest Buckeye of all received the news in the maternity ward at Riverside Methodist Hospital. …read more

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Ohio State football | Buckeyes, Clemson have links in recent years">Ohio State football | Buckeyes, Clemson have links in recent years

December 5th, 2016 by Our Webmaster

The College Football Playoff semifinal of Ohio State vs. Clemson in the Fiesta Bowl on New Year’s Eve is interesting in many ways, not the least of which is the site: University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona, is where both teams saw their 2015 seasons end. …read more

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Rob Oller commentary | Key numbers for playoff: 0 or 1 in loss column">Rob Oller commentary | Key numbers for playoff: 0 or 1 in loss column

December 5th, 2016 by Our Webmaster

Lose less often. That always has been the No. 1 deciding factor in winning the college football postseason sweepstakes. One loss is better than two. …read more

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Blue Jackets notebook | 60 shots, and Tortorella wanted more">Blue Jackets notebook | 60 shots, and Tortorella wanted more

December 5th, 2016 by Our Webmaster

PHOENIX — The Blue Jackets set a franchise record with 60 shots on goal against the Arizona Coyotes on Saturday night, but there were stretches in the game — believe it or not — when coach John Tortorella thought his club wasn’t shooting enough. …read more

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Ohio State football | Buckeyes will play Clemson in national semifinal">Ohio State football | Buckeyes will play Clemson in national semifinal

December 4th, 2016 by Our Webmaster

For the second time in three years, Ohio State will play in the College Football Playoffs. Despite not playing for the Big Ten championship on Saturday night, the Buckeyes earned a spot in the four-team field because of their overall resume. Ohio State (11-1) is the No. 3 seed and will play Atlantic Coast Conference champion Clemson (12-1) in the semifinals at the Fiesta Bowl in Glendale, Ariz. The Tigers defeated No, 23 Virginia Tech 42-35 last night. …read more

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Ohio State football | Urban Meyer now a grandfather">Ohio State football | Urban Meyer now a grandfather

December 4th, 2016 by Our Webmaster

On a day when Ohio State qualified for the College Football Playoff, it was only the second-biggest news of the day for Buckeyes coach Urban Meyer. He and Shelley Meyer became grandparents this morning when their daughter Nicki gave birth to a son, Troy. Her husband Corey Dennis is on the Ohio State coaching staff. …read more

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College football | Alabama still AP No. 1, Ohio State No. 2; Penn State leapfrogs Michigan to No. 5">College football | Alabama still AP No. 1, Ohio State No. 2; Penn State leapfrogs Michigan to No. 5

December 4th, 2016 by Our Webmaster

Alabama has ended the regular season at No. 1 in the AP Top 25. Alabama got all 61 first-place votes in the poll. Ohio State, Clemson, Washington and Penn State round out the top five. …read more

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College football | No. 1 Alabama 54, No. 15 Florida 16: Tide rolls to rout of Gators in SEC title game">College football | No. 1 Alabama 54, No. 15 Florida 16: Tide rolls to rout of Gators in SEC title game

December 4th, 2016 by Our Webmaster

ATLANTA — Alabama showed off all its weapons in the Southeastern Conference championship game. …read more

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College football roundup | Clemson holds off Virginia Tech in ACC">College football roundup | Clemson holds off Virginia Tech in ACC

December 4th, 2016 by Our Webmaster

For the second time in four weeks, John Carroll went on the road and defeated the nation’s top-ranked team in Division III. …read more

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Ohio college-basketball roundup: Antonio Campbell leads Bobcats past Bryant">Ohio college-basketball roundup: Antonio Campbell leads Bobcats past Bryant

December 4th, 2016 by Our Webmaster

Antonio Campbell had 23 points and 12 rebounds — his third double-double of the season — to lead Ohio to a 79-53 win over visiting Bryant on Saturday. …read more

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Blue Jackets 3, Coyotes 2 (SO) | Jackets fire 60 shots, then McElhinney saves the day">Blue Jackets 3, Coyotes 2 (SO) | Jackets fire 60 shots, then McElhinney saves the day

December 4th, 2016 by Our Webmaster

PHOENIX — The Blue Jackets set a franchise record with 60 shots on goal, but it was seldom-used backup goaltender Curtis McElhinney who came up huge when the team needed it. …read more

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Blue Jackets notebook | Concussion complicates Matt Calvert's return">Blue Jackets notebook | Concussion complicates Matt Calvert's return

December 4th, 2016 by Our Webmaster

PHOENIX — The scar above Matt Calvert’s right eye has healed dramatically, such that the 36-stitch seam is barely visible. If only concussions followed such a predictable course. …read more

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Ohio State 70, Fairleigh Dickinson 62 | Buckeyes wake up in second half">Ohio State 70, Fairleigh Dickinson 62 | Buckeyes wake up in second half

December 4th, 2016 by Our Webmaster

It took half of a game for Ohio State to realize it wasn’t still playing the nation’s top-ranked defense. Three days after a hard-fought, two-point loss at No. 6 Virginia, the Buckeyes extended some fine hospitality to Fairleigh Dickinson on Saturdayafternoon at Value City Arena. Ohio State (7-1) used an 18-2 run to open the second half to turn a one-point halftime lead into a more comfortable game and emerge with a 70-62 win against the Knights (2-5). …read more

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The Mailbox | Harbaugh's antics made for sideshow on sideline">The Mailbox | Harbaugh's antics made for sideshow on sideline

December 4th, 2016 by Our Webmaster

Mr. Stein: A couple of years ago, Michigan hired Jim Harbaugh as their coach, and as a Buckeye fan, I was happy. …read more

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Ohio State women's basketball | McGuff: Improvement needed in all facets">Ohio State women's basketball | McGuff: Improvement needed in all facets

December 4th, 2016 by Our Webmaster

Ohio State hadn’t dropped back-to-back games since Feb. 27 of last season, when it lost in triple overtime to Michigan State just before the Big Ten tournament. Now, after a loss last Sunday to Baylor and an overtime defeat Thursday to the University of Miami, the Buckeyes look to right the ship Sunday against Cincinnati. …read more

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Ohio State football | No matter how season ends, young team beat expectations">Ohio State football | No matter how season ends, young team beat expectations

December 4th, 2016 by Our Webmaster

Ohio State sat home Saturday night, secure if unsatisfied. “I would like to play that game next week,” senior center Pat Elflein said of the Big Ten championship right after Ohio State’s double-overtime victory against Michigan. But Elflein believes Ohio State’s resume is unassailable in terms of making the playoffs, which will be revealed on Sunday. …read more

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Ohio State men's basketball | Trevor Thompson shines in win over Fairleigh Dickinson">Ohio State men's basketball | Trevor Thompson shines in win over Fairleigh Dickinson

December 4th, 2016 by Our Webmaster

At some point during Saturday night’s game at Value City Arena, Fairleigh Dickinson coach Greg Herenda mulled a roster move. Ohio State shook off a slow start, outplayed the Knights for an eight-minute stretch to open the second half and shook off the upset bid with a 70-62 win. Junior center Trevor Thompson played no small part in the win, finishing with a career-high 13 rebounds and adding 10 points to give the Buckeyes a key inside presence. …read more

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Blue Jackets | Broken stick puts player in quite a fix">Blue Jackets | Broken stick puts player in quite a fix

December 3rd, 2016 by Our Webmaster

Jack Johnson experienced a familiar feeling of dread Thursday in between throwing his broken stick to the ice and his hands into the air. …read more

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Blue Jackets notebook | Boone Jenner hopes goal gets him going">Blue Jackets notebook | Boone Jenner hopes goal gets him going

December 3rd, 2016 by Our Webmaster

PHOENIX — Boone Jenner’s third-period goal Thursday at the Colorado Avalanche was celebrated robustly by the Blue Jackets, first and foremost because it gave them a 3-2 lead and an eventual win. …read more

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Gameday+ | Rob Oller commentary: College-football playoff rankings succeed in stoking arguments">Gameday+ | Rob Oller commentary: College-football playoff rankings succeed in stoking arguments

December 3rd, 2016 by Our Webmaster

At this moment, the puppeteers who manipulate the strings of college football must be toasting their brilliance. …read more

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Gameday+ | Recruiting: No. 1-ranked kicker welcomes pressure situations">Gameday+ | Recruiting: No. 1-ranked kicker welcomes pressure situations

December 3rd, 2016 by Our Webmaster

Blake Haubeil watched the Ohio State-Michigan game like the rest of the Buckeyes’ 2017 recruiting class did. …read more

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