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.
Ohio State University trustees have warned president Gordon Gee that he could be fired for future incidents of inappropriate comments, such as those in December criticizing "those damn Catholics." The plan that trustees are requiring Gee to follow:
--Issuing personal apologies, as appropriate, to any group that you have offended;
--Engaging a coach with particular expertise in helping you to facilitate and foster a healthy, open, and diverse twenty-first century higher education with a global presence and voice;
--Seeking the assistance of professionals who could assist with revisiting your personal communications and speechwriting processes, content, and office structure, to identify additional ways to ensure more consistent messaging and statements that are better aligned with University priority goals and core values;
--Reviewing the prioritization of your time, with a particular focus on a more targeted selection of the most appropriate speaking engagements and appearances at which your presence is requested, so that there is stronger alignment between the use of your time and core messages that you deliver in furtherance of the University's goals and priorities; and
--Using your voice to set the standards for civility, inclusion, and collective aspiration to bring people together and inspire them to reach their full potential.
Source: AP Research.
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.
Each week, we'll select the top 15 football games being played. For each round and before the cut off time, pick who you think will win.
When star quarterback Braxton Miller cried out in pain and crumpled to the ground during No. 5 Ohio State's practice on Monday, coach Urban Meyer wasn't certain what had happened.
J.T. Barrett had a lot of outstanding high school games before going to Ohio State.
Ohio State star quarterback Braxton Miller will miss the 2014 season, dealing a severe blow to the fifth-ranked Buckeyes' national title hopes.
Ohio State Buckeyes quarterback Braxton Miller has reinjured his right shoulder Monday, by Tim May of the Columbus Dispatch.
Urban Meyer wasn't just unhappy with his pass defense after last season.
The Ohio State Buckeyes are normally in the news for athletics, but it's the band that seems to be making waves this offseason. First a scandal, and now a pump up trailer.