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By Craig Merz A bunch of streaks ended in the Ohio State women’s basketball team’s foul-filled 79-73 defeat to Illinois on Sunday but those marks were secondary to possibly an even bigger loss because of a knee injury suffered by starting senior guard Amber Stokes. She was injured just...

Ohio State battled a slow start then cruised past Chicago State, 87-44, Saturday in Value City Arena in the Buckeyes’ final tune-up before conference play begins this week. The No.10-ranked Buckeyes host Nebraska to open Big Ten Conference play on Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. “You are going into 18...

PITTSBURGH – The Ohio State Buckeyes had a few scary moments in Saturday’s contest against the Gonzaga Bulldogs yet the Buckeyes persevered over the Bulldogs 73-66 in the third round of the NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship. Ohio State advances to the Sweet 16 three straight years for the first...

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PITTSBURGH – The Ohio State Buckeyes faced their “wake-up” call Thursday evening against the Loyola Greyhounds in the second round of the NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship. Earlier in the evening, the Gonzaga Bulldogs easily downed the West Virginia Mountaineers. Ohio State and Gonzaga battle at 2:45 p.m. Saturday afternoon...

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PITTSBURGH – Despite Ohio State’s poor start shooting the basketball, the No. 2 seed Ohio State Buckeyes rode the coattails of Deshaun Thomas en route to a 78-59 victory over the Loyola Greyhounds in the second round of the NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship Thursday evening in CONSOL Energy Center....

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INDIANAPOLS–Columbus Northland High School grad Trey Burke scored a season-high 30 points on 11-of-14 shooting to lead No. 2 seed Michigan past No. 10 Minnesota 73-69 in overtime in a quarterfinal game of the Big Ten Tournament in Bankers Life Fieldhouse. Michigan will face the winner of the Ohio State/Purdue quarterfinal game in...

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Columbus Wired’s Dave Seaman will be reporting from the Big Ten Tournament at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis Friday-Sunday. Look for updates as well as live tweeting @DaveSeaman94 starting Friday evening. 2012 Big Ten Men’s Basketball Tournament Schedule First Round: Thursday, March 8 11:30 a.m.: #8 Iowa vs. #9...

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With a 63-60 loss to the Wisconsin Badgers Sunday, the Ohio State Buckeyes fell to 11-5 in the Big Ten, and 23-6 on the season. The loss marked the team’s third loss in February, having already been defeated by Michigan and Michigan State earlier in the month. The game...

Even with their second-leading scorer Samantha Prahalis not playing due to illness, the Ohio State women’s basketball team rolled over Indiana tonight by more than 20 points, 75-54. Tayler Hill scored 27 points including 7-8 from three-point land. After the game, Hill said “Amber penetrating and committing three people...

The matchup of the Ohio State Buckeyes and the Michigan State Spartans was expected by many to be the most physical of the season. Unfortunately for the Buckeyes, the game lived up to its billing. The Spartans held the Buckeyes to only 48 points, and handed the team a...

It’s often said that anything can happen during the Big Ten basketball season, and Tuesday night was a perfect example as the third-ranked Ohio State Buckeyes played host to a faltering Purdue Boilermaker squad, who had just come off of a tough home loss at the hands of Indiana....

After last week’s thumping loss at the hands of the unranked Minnesota Gophers, the eleventh-ranked Ohio State women’s basketball team looked to turn things around Monday night at Value City Arena against the Wisconsin Badgers. Ohio State, led by the guard duo of senior Samantha Prahalis and junior Tayler...

With yet another strong defensive showing, the Ohio State Buckeyes handled their rivals from the north with a 64-49 victory over the University of Michigan. Despite a sub-par shooting night (23-54 from the field), the Buckeyes held the Wolverines under 50 points and, despite their defensive efforts, OSU only...

With a 80 to 63 victory at the Value City Arena, the Ohio State Buckeyes got revenge for the team’s New Year’s Eve loss to the Indiana Hoosiers. The defensive performance was one of Ohio State’s best of the season, and the team allowed only 14 first half points,...

On the heels of a heartbreaking loss at Indiana, the Ohio State men’s basketball team welcomed Nebraska to the Big Ten with a 71-40 spanking Tuesday night at Value City Arena. The sixth-ranked Buckeyes opened the game by playing perfect defense and forcing Nebraska into a shot clock violation,...

Another strong defensive performance Thursday night helped the Buckeyes close out a non-conference schedule with just a single blemish. The team held Miami (Oh) to only 40 points while scoring 69 of its own, including a dominant 43-23 second half. The game was played at Nationwide Arena, home of...