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OSU Prepares For Big Ten Title Game, Possible Playoff Run

Cardale Jones was the third-string quarterback four months. He'll get the start in the Big Ten championship game Saturday against Wisconsin.
December 5, 2014

Just four months ago, Cardale Jones was OSU’s third-string quarterback. He’ll get the first start of his college career on Saturday as OSU takes on Wisconsin in the Big Ten championship game.

Football Team Attends Ohio St Athlete’s Funeral

The Ohio State University football teams attended the funeral of Kosta Karageorge.
December 2, 2014

Two busloads of football players and coaches are among the mourners attending the funeral for an Ohio State athlete who apparently killed himself after going missing.

Coroner: Exam Will Look At Brain Of Ohio St. Player

The Franklin County Coroner says she will look for signs of trauma in the brain of dead OSU football player.
December 1, 2014

A county coroner says a special examination will look for signs of traumatic brain injury in an Ohio State athlete found dead of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.

Police: OSU Player Dead Of Self-Inflicted Gunshot

Columbus Police say they were able to use tattoos to identify the body as Kosta Karageorge.
November 30, 2014

Police say an Ohio State football player who disappeared shortly after sending a text message about his concussions was found dead Sunday in a dumpster, apparently of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

Family Reports Ohio State Football Player Misisng

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OSU lineman Kosta Karageorge's family reported him missing after he did not show up for two football practices. Karageorge has not been seen since 2 a.m. Wednesday.
November 28, 2014

The sister of an Ohio State football player said his family has reported him missing.

NCAA Picks Columbus for 2018 Women’s Basketball Final Four

Ohio State University Deputy Athletic Director Michelle Willis in a t-shirt for the 2018 Women's Final Four which will be held in Columbus.
Ohio State University Deputy Athletic Director Michelle Willis in a t-shirt for the 2018 Women's Final Four which will be held in Columbus.
November 18, 2014

A culminating event of March Madness will call Columbus home in a few years. The NCAA has awarded Columbus the 2018 Final Four in women’s college basketball.

Former Michigan Player Pleads Guilty In Case Involving OSU Fan

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Former Michigan football player Taylor Lewan pleads guilty in case involving an Ohio State fan.
30, 2014

Tennessee Titans rookie Taylor Lewan has pleaded guilty to two misdemeanors to resolve an assault case involving an Ohio State fan.

Lighting At Capital University Games Gets Okay

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Homes on Bexley's Euclaire Avenue sit just a few feet from Capital's Bernlohr Stadium. Many fear their home value will plummet when Capital installs lights and begins hosting night football and soccer games.
28, 2014

The Bexley Planning Commission last night approved a zoning change to allow stadium lights at Capital University during night games. The meeting lasted four hours.

Veteran Runner Gets Ready For Another Columbus Marathon

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October 17, 2014

About 18,000 athletes will flood the streets of Columbus this weekend for the Columbus Marathon and Half-Marathon. WOSU’s Thomas Bradley is an avid runner and wanted to talk to a veteran of the race to see how it’s changed, so we dared him to go for a run with Eric Wygle, who’s competing in his 14th Columbus Marathon this weekend.

Blue Jackets Sign Top Scorer In Time For Season Opener

The Columbus Blue Jackets Monday signed their top scorer from last year to a 3-year contract
6, 2014

Three days before its season opener, the Columbus Blue Jackets today signed Ryan Johansen to a three year contract. Blue Jackets General Manager Jarmo Kekelainen says the deal came after he told Johansen it was decision time.