The Time to Impress

Remember what happened last year when the Buckeyes faced Indiana? Allow me to refresh your memory. No. 8 Ohio State sauntered into Bloomington’s Memorial Stadium at 6-0, coming off consecutive wins against ranked opponents to open the Big Ten schedule – the latter of which was a 63-38 dismantling of then No. 21 Nebraska. The

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Dual Point Payoff: Craft and Scott Lead The Way, Stun Indiana

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Throughout this season, the Ohio State Buckeyes have had their trials and tribulations on the offensive end of the floor. At times, playing both junior point guard Aaron Craft and sophomore point guard Shannon Scott simultaneously — while ideal on the defensive end — has damaged Ohio State’s halfcourt offensive attack due to a lack

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Buckeyes, Wolverines Can Work Together To Create 4-Way Big Ten Title Split

Victor Oladipo, Lenzelle Smith

Ohio State and Michigan, the most fierce of rivals. The stark contrast of scarlet and gray on maize and blue has had some epic ramifications on the gridiron for the last century. However, with the resurgence of both basketball programs, these two enemies can work together toward a common goal, another split of the Big

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Hoosier Best Big Ten Team? IU Confirms It’s Not Ohio State

Victor Oladipo, Lenzelle Smith

It started with a Tyler Griffey slip and open layup in Champaign. With that bucket, capping off a late Illini surge, the Hoosiers dropped their second conference game and continued the streak of #1 being knocked off for several weeks straight. That loss, paired with Ohio State’s loss in Ann Arbor on Tuesday night, made

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Big Ten owns NCAA men’s basketball coaches’ poll

With Tyler Zeller’s little brother Cody deciding to stay in school for his sophomore season, the Indiana Hoosiers sit proudly atop the 2012-13 NCAA Division I men’s basketball  ESPN/USA Today coaches’ poll. The Hoosiers received 21 out of a possible 31 first-place votes and 761 overall points from a panel of coaches. Zeller is one of four

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Box Score: Ohio State 52, Indiana 49

Yikes. This again was way too close for comfort, as the Hoosiers were able to respond to every second half score by the Buckeyes. In the end, Urban Meyer’s squad was in control and pretty much cruised to victory, but the final line just isn’t pretty at all. This one won’t go down as one

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Buckeyes News: FB Zach Boren Might Also Play Linebacker

In preparation for tonight’s game at Indiana, the undefeated Ohio State Buckeyes might have a secret weapon up their sleeves. And it probably wasn’t the guy you first expected it to be. Take it away, Eleven Warriors: Last night, the internet, or at least the Buckeye corner of it, was buzzing with rumors of fullback

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While We’re Waiting … Trent Richardson’s Impact, Joe Haden’s Return, Buckeyes Face Hoosiers

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While We’re Waiting serves as the early morning gathering of WFNY-esque information for your viewing pleasure. Have something you think we should see? Send it to our tips email at tips@waitingfornextyear.com. A nice feature on the impact of a certain new tailback for the Browns: “Lost in the drama surrounding the Cleveland Browns’ 0-5 start

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Buckeye 12-Pack: The Indiana Game

Each week after re-watching the Ohio State game I bring you my take-aways from the game in a little something I call the Buckeye 12-Pack… No.1- As always, a win is a win. The Buckeyes are now 6-3 on the season, 3-2 in Big Ten play. That win makes them eligible for a bowl game.

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Bob Knight and Rich Rodriguez Support Jim Tressel

Whether it means anything or not, Jim Tressel has at least cemented his reputation enough with a couple peers enough that they were willing to speak out on his behalf.  On ESPN radio, both Bob Knight and former Michigan coach Rich Rodriguez have had supportive words for Jim Tressel. Speaking to Mike and Mike, Bob

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Buckeyes Coast Past Hoosiers, Re-gain #1 Rank

With Duke losing to Virginia Tech over the weekend the Buckeyes were able to gain the #1 spot in the polls again.  After storming out to a 24-0 record to start, the Buckeyes suffered a couple tough road losses against Wisconsin and Purdue.  With two regular season games remaining and a 27-2 record on the

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Open Thread: Buckeyes vs. Indiana, Cavaliers vs. 76ers

Pair of local basketball games this early evening as the No. 2/3 Ohio State Buckeyes and Cleveland Cavaliers are both back in action. Ohio State has yet another opportunity to potentially move back to the top spot in the rankings with a contest against Indiana University at 4 p.m. This home contest marks the third-to-last

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Buckeyes 38, Hoosiers 10: The New No. 1

It was easy, it was harmless and it’s been quite the ride so far. And with yet another blowout victory, the Ohio State Buckeyes took control of their own destiny in 2010 by moving to the No. 1 spot in the nation. Quarterback Terrelle Pryor had a career game passing the football after being partially

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Open Thread: #2 Ohio State vs. Indiana

#2 Ohio State Buckeyes (5-0) vs. Indiana Hoosiers (3-1) Ohio Stadium, Columbus, OH ESPN, WKNR 850 AM, 12 p.m. EST The quest for another Big Ten title continues today as the Buckeyes return home to take on the Indiana Hoosiers. Indiana gave Michigan quite the scare last week, but it will be interesting to see

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#1 Akron Zips Host #11 Tulsa Hurricanes in NCAA Men’s Soccer Elite Eight

The undefeated #1 Zips look to continue their ridiculously impressive season this evening at 4 pm over at Lee Jackson Field in downtown Akron. They will face a familiar opponent in the #11 Tulsa Hurricanes in the quarterfinals of the NCAA Tournament with a berth to next week’s Final Four going to the winner. Akron

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Ohio State vs. Indiana Preview/Open Thread

The Buckeyes play in Bloomington tonight at 7PM (on the Big Ten Network), facing Bill Lynch’s Hoosier squad.  The Hoosiers are coming off a tough, tough loss at Michigan last week that ended in controversial (though correct, it turns out) fashion.  There has been a lot of talk of a much improved Indiana team based

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While We’re Waiting: Farewells to the Grind, Buckeyes Preview, Ohio State LeBron Shoes, and a KG update

While We’re Waiting is a thing that Scott usually puts together during the week but on the weekends somebody else does the linking bizniss.  Today I am doing it – tomorrow, who knows.  But what I do know is that you can send up links and maybe you’ll see them in this very space tomorrow

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Lucky Number 13: Cleveland State Vikings Blow Out Wake Forest 84-69

The last time that the Cleveland State Vikings were in the NCAA tournament is now a well-known 23 years ago.  That year, one of the biggest upsets was when the Kevin Mackey-led Vikings toppled the Bobby Knight-led Hoosiers of Indiana. The last time that the Vikings current coach, Gary Waters, won a tournament game, he

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GAMBLOG Picks Of The Week

Picks Of The Week – February 7, 2008 We’re back with another installment of the GAMBLOG Picks Of The Week. This week Matt takes a look at college basketball. Personally, I think Matt is nuts and I think he’s about to drop to 4-1 ATS, but hey, that’s why he’s the resident “advice” expert and

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