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Women's basketball | Kelsey Mitchell's late free throws help Ohio State beat Michigan State">Women's basketball | Kelsey Mitchell's late free throws help Ohio State beat Michigan State

December 31st, 2015 by Our Webmaster

Kelsey Mitchell hit six free throws in the final 1:14 to help the Ohio State women’s basketball team rally past Michigan State 85-80 in the Big Ten opener for both teams on Thursday. Mitchell was a perfect 13 for 13 from the stripe in the victory in Value City Arena, which overshadowed her 0 for 10 performance from beyond the three-point arc. …read more

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New company taking over Austin Landing">New company taking over Austin Landing

December 31st, 2015 by Our Webmaster

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Babies at Wexner Medical Center get 'Beat the Irish' blankets">Babies at Wexner Medical Center get 'Beat the Irish' blankets

December 31st, 2015 by Our Webmaster

Bad news for babies born Thursday at Ohio State’s Wexner Medical Center: You just missed being Baby New Year 2016. Good news: You’re going home with a very sought-after collectible. As it has done previously for big Ohio State games, the hospital is passing out Buckeye-themed blankets to babies. These read “Beat the Irish, 1-1-16,” a reference to Friday’s Fiesta Bowl between the Buckeyes and Notre Dame. …read more

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Record-breaking year in merger deals">Record-breaking year in merger deals

December 31st, 2015 by Our Webmaster

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College football | TCU's Boykin arrested on assault charge, suspended by coach">College football | TCU's Boykin arrested on assault charge, suspended by coach

December 31st, 2015 by Our Webmaster

SAN ANTONIO — Police charged star TCU quarterback Trevone Boykin with felony assault of a police officer stemming from a bar fight early today, and he was suspended for the Alamo Bowl game against No. 15 Oregon. …read more

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Ohio State football | Meyer reveals worst-kept secret: Bosa to turn pro">Ohio State football | Meyer reveals worst-kept secret: Bosa to turn pro

December 31st, 2015 by Our Webmaster

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Ohio State junior defensive end Joey Bosa planned to announce on Friday, after the Fiesta Bowl against Notre Dame, whether he will declare for the NFL draft — it’s been expected that he will — but coach Urban Meyer beat him to the punch this morning. …read more

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Rose Bowl preview: Stanford vs. Iowa">Rose Bowl preview: Stanford vs. Iowa

December 31st, 2015 by Our Webmaster

A Rose Bowl victory would be a nice consolation prize for two programs that came close to walking a step further. Both Stanford and Iowa played for their respective conference championships this season, but their bids for the College Football Playoff were hurt by key losses. …read more

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Play of the Week: Tight inside zone run">Play of the Week: Tight inside zone run

December 31st, 2015 by Our Webmaster

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Every offense, no matter how complicated, usually has a default play, a get-back-to-basics call that serves as an attitude reset and perhaps leads to some big gains because of the confidence level for the players involved. …read more

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Who has the edge? Ohio State vs. Notre Dame">Who has the edge? Ohio State vs. Notre Dame

December 31st, 2015 by Our Webmaster

Who has the edge in these situations when Ohio State plays Notre Dame? The Buckeyes should be able to run on the Irish, but the passing attack has been a disappointment. …read more

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Recruiting: QB prospects a high-stakes decision">Recruiting: QB prospects a high-stakes decision

December 31st, 2015 by Our Webmaster

DeShone Kizer is an Ohioan who was not offered a scholarship by Ohio State. J.T. Barrett is a Texas native not offered by the University of Texas. In the Fiesta Bowl, Kizer will quarterback Notre Dame, and Barrett will do the same for Ohio State. The matchup shows just how complicated recruiting quarterbacks can be. …read more

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Key factors for victory">Key factors for victory

December 31st, 2015 by Our Webmaster

Here are four key factors for Ohio State to beat Notre Dame, including slowing down the big plays for the Irish and winning the tough battles along the line. …read more

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Across the ball: Fuller a threat Ohio State cannot ignore">Across the ball: Fuller a threat Ohio State cannot ignore

December 31st, 2015 by Our Webmaster

In each of the past two years, Ohio State has faced game-breaking receivers in its bowl game. In the Fiesta Bowl, Ohio State’s defense has another major challenge going against Notre Dame’s Will Fuller. …read more

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Notre Dame spotlight: LT Ronnie Stanley">Notre Dame spotlight: LT Ronnie Stanley

December 31st, 2015 by Our Webmaster

Watch Ronnie Stanley play, and one can see the Notre Dame All-America left tackle — considered an elite prospect for the 2016 NFL draft — has some gifts. …read more

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Ohio State spotlight: DE Joey Bosa">Ohio State spotlight: DE Joey Bosa

December 31st, 2015 by Our Webmaster

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — If today’s Fiesta Bowl against Notre Dame is the swan song for Joey Bosa as an Ohio State football player, the All-America defensive end said all in all it has been a great three-year ride. …read more

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Rob Oller commentary | Love ’em or hate ’em, Irish deserve respect this season">Rob Oller commentary | Love ’em or hate ’em, Irish deserve respect this season

December 31st, 2015 by Our Webmaster

Generations ago, before John F. Kennedy became the first Catholic president and the free-spirited 1960s led to the breaking down of religious barriers, Notre Dame was both the most beloved and despised program in college football. …read more

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Could be better, or worse, than Fiesta">Could be better, or worse, than Fiesta

December 31st, 2015 by Our Webmaster

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — This is not the bowl game in which either team wanted to play. Both Notre Dame and especially Ohio State had higher aspirations than today’s Fiesta Bowl. But if the Buckeyes win, they’ll finish 12-1. Even for a team with the expectations that Ohio State had, that’s a successful season. …read more

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Game info: Fiesta Bowl rematch">Game info: Fiesta Bowl rematch

December 31st, 2015 by Our Webmaster

Ohio State returns to the Fiesta Bowl in a matchup of premier programs that may have been a last-second field goal away from the college football playoffs. Ohio State last played Notre Dame in the 2006 Fiesta Bowl. …read more

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Game predictions: Ohio State vs. Notre Dame">Game predictions: Ohio State vs. Notre Dame

December 31st, 2015 by Our Webmaster

Here are the predictions of our experts — and a record-setting Notre Dame quarterback — for the outcome of Ohio State’s Fiesta Bowl matchup with the Fighting Irish. …read more

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Fitting finale for Taylor Decker">Fitting finale for Taylor Decker

December 31st, 2015 by Our Webmaster

Here’s some New Year’s Day 2016 irony. Four years ago, Taylor Decker, an Ohio State fan growing up, was committed to play football at Notre Dame after the Buckeyes coaching staff at the time snubbed him. He changed his mind when newly hired coach Urban Meyer suddenly targeted him to be a member of his first recruiting class. …read more

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College Football Playoff | Pro and cons of Michigan State, Alabama">College Football Playoff | Pro and cons of Michigan State, Alabama

December 31st, 2015 by Our Webmaster

Alabama and coach Nick Saban return to the College Football Playoff as big favorites against the Big Ten champions. That didn’t work out for the Crimson Tide last season, and the players say they are determined to wipe away the memories of that loss to Ohio State. …read more

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Around the NHL | Capitals rally for ninth straight win">Around the NHL | Capitals rally for ninth straight win

December 31st, 2015 by Our Webmaster

Capitals 5, Sabres 2: Alex Ovechkin scored twice during a four-goal rally in the third period, and host Washington defeated Buffalo on Wednesday night to extend its winning streak to nine games and overtake Dallas for the NHL points lead. …read more

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College basketball roundup | Stone’s 39 points power Maryland past Penn State">College basketball roundup | Stone’s 39 points power Maryland past Penn State

December 31st, 2015 by Our Webmaster

No. 4 Maryland 70, Penn State 64: Diamond Stone scored 39 points, a Maryland freshman record, and had 12 rebounds to lead the host Terrapins past Penn State in both teams’ Big Ten opener on Wednesday night. …read more

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Women's basketball preview | Michigan State at Ohio State">Women's basketball preview | Michigan State at Ohio State

December 31st, 2015 by Our Webmaster

Notable: The Buckeyes lead the series 52-25 and won the only meeting last season, 76-62 in Columbus on Feb. 2. …read more

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College Football Playoff | Orange Bowl: Oklahoma knows adversity Clemson faces">College Football Playoff | Orange Bowl: Oklahoma knows adversity Clemson faces

December 31st, 2015 by Our Webmaster

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — From a protest in the spring to travel woes in the fall, Oklahoma coped with plenty of distractions on its way to the Orange Bowl. Clemson might ask for a few pointers. …read more

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College Football Playoff | Cotton Bowl: Saban saw Dantonio’s coaching potential">College Football Playoff | Cotton Bowl: Saban saw Dantonio’s coaching potential

December 31st, 2015 by Our Webmaster

DALLAS — Mark Dantonio glanced toward Nick Saban during the final news conference before their teams meet in the College Football Playoff and gave a little grin at his old boss. …read more

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