VIDEO: The Ohio State marching band honors the armed forces and does quadruple script Ohios.
COLUMBUS, Ohio - The head of the American Council on Education calls retiring Ohio State University President Gordon Gee "an iconic leader" who had a "profound impact" on higher education in the United States.
A statement from council President Molly Corbett Broad says Gee left "an indelible mark" at each institution he oversaw and earned the respect of university administrators, policymakers and business leaders. He previously held the top job at West Virginia University, the University of Colorado, Brown and Vanderbilt.
Gee serves on the council's board.
On Tuesday, Gee announced his retirement from Ohio State after he came under fire for mocking Notre Dame and Catholics and poking fun at the academic quality of other schools.
Ohio State moves on from its painful loss to Virginia Tech, after blowing out KSU 66-0
The fired director of Ohio State's marching band has been invited to participate in an annual band alumni appearance that includes taking part in a halftime show.
Every Sunday night after a win, Ohio State's players and coaches get to enjoy a sumptuous buffet of steak, lobster or shrimp.
Michael Brewer passed for two touchdowns and Virginia Tech's defense stood tough at the end and the Hokies stunned No. 8 Ohio State 35-21 on Saturday night.
Notre Dame is getting rid of its games against Michigan and adding a pair against Ohio State.
The Ohio State Buckeyes are prepping for a big test on Saturday against Virginia Tech.
Redshirt freshman J.T. Barrett threw for 226 yards and two touchdowns in his college debut, and No. 5 Ohio State beat Navy 34-17 Saturday for its 25th consecutive regular-season victory.
Navy head coach Ken Niumatalolo found the routine of watching film of fifth-ranked Ohio State to be cause for consternation as Saturday's season opener drew closer.
Ohio State has rejected the latest appeal for reconsideration by fired marching band director Jonathan Waters.