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Maryland Joining Big Ten, Rutgers Expected To Follow

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Maryland is expected to join the Big Ten in all sports beginning in the 2014-2015 school year.
12:31PM
November
19, 2012

Trustees at the University of Maryland on Monday voted to accept an invitation to join Ohio State, Michigan, and other Big Ten schools in all sports beginning in the 2014-2015 school year.

Long-Time Coach Accused Of Videotaping Players In Showers

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46-year-old Scott D. Studer was a long-time boys basketball coach at Jackson High School in Stark County.
8:50AM
November
15, 2012

A basketball coach from Jackson High School near Canton area faces charges that he hid cameras in a locker room and videotaped nude boys over an eight-year period.

Sullinger Leaving OSU, Going Pro

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Two-time All-American forward Jared Sullinger averaged 17 points and nine rebounds per game in his two seasons at OSU.
7:31AM
April
5, 2012

The two-time All -American is foregoing his final two seasons of college eligibility to enter the NBA draft in June.

What’s Surprised You Most About The NCAA Tournament?

Posted: March 22, 2012

What’s shocked you the most: four Ohio schools making it to the Sweet 16, number-two seeds Duke and Missouri losing their first game, or something else?

The Men Of The OSU Women’s Basketball Team

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From left: Charles Flinn, Steve Laake, Lordell Horne, Nate Rossi, Julio Gracia, and Roy Niederlander take a break during a recent practice.
5:00AM
March
16, 2012

They’re barred from competing in games, but nine men are officially part of the Ohio State women’s basketball team.

What Are Your Final Four Picks?

Posted: March 14, 2012

Which teams do you think will make it to the final rounds in New Orleans and Denver?

Columbus Bidding For More NCAA Tournament Games

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Even though both of Ohio State University's basketball teams lost their tournament games over the weekend, university administrators and tourism officials in Columbus are still active: they're preparing a bid to get more tournament games in Columbus.
12:00AM
March
28, 2011

Even though both of Ohio State University’s basketball teams lost their tournament games over the weekend, university administrators and tourism officials in Columbus are still active. As WOSU’s Steve Brown reports, they’re preparing a bid to get more tournament games in Columbus.

Columbus Basketball Fans Dump Their Lebron Jerseys

12:00AM
July
9, 2010

Some fans of the Cleveland Cavaliers in Central Ohio plan to throw away their jerseys of Lebron James. The Akron native announced last night he was leaving his Cleveland team to play for the Miami Heat. For many the love affair with the basketball star is over.

Columbus Gets NCAA Tournament Action

12:00AM
March
16, 2007

First round NCAA Basketball Tournament games began Friday in Columbus. Fans from the eastern part of the country are flocked to the Arena District. Some were thrilled to participate in the March Madness while others are hoped for an underdog victory.

Ohio State gets NCAA Probation, Other Penalties

12:00AM
March
10, 2006

The NCAA has put Ohio State on three years’ probation for violations in its men’s basketball program.