Former Ohio State University quarterback Terrelle Pryor has signed with the Cincinnati Bengals.
COLUMBUS, Ohio - An Ohio State University spokesman says the all-campus tobacco ban will begin when classes resume later this month -- but officials want to give it time to sink in.
Ohio State spokesman Gary Lewis Jr. says officials are still fine-tuning the ban and figuring out what the penalties will be.
The ban will be in effect when classes start Aug. 21, but violators won't start being punished until January.
Lewis says the university wants to give people a chance to learn about the new initiative.
All of OSU's campuses will be 100-percent tobacco free.
The Columbus Dispatch reports that nearly 1,200 public and private campuses nationwide have tobacco bans.
In Ohio, 16 public and private schools already ban smoking on parts or all of their campuses.
The New York Jets had the need for speed in the second round of the NFL draft.
A coach for the Ohio State marching band has been charged with rape and kidnapping, according to reports.
President Barack Obama honored the national champion Ohio State football team, taking just a little bit of credit for the new playoff system that the Buckeyes mastered.
THE Ohio State has extended the contract of head football coach Urban Meyer through 2020.
The Big 12 and ACC conferences are pushing for a rule change that will allow conferences to determine which teams play in the title game.
Ohio State has taken its rivalry with Michigan to the next level by painting its dog walking fire hydrants in Wolverine colors.
NCAA wrestling organizers flipped the competition order so Logan Stieber's bid for a fourth national championship came last instead of third in the order. That was the lone suspense remaining from Ohio State's first national title run.
Ohio State might only go as far as D'Angelo Russell can take the Buckeyes in the NCAA Tournament. So far, that's good enough to roll into the round of 32.