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OSU Ready To Open Season Of Big Expectations

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OSU is once again eligible for postseason play after being forced to watch last year's bowl season from home.
8:02AM
August
30, 2013

The OSU football team opens the 2013 season Saturday against Buffalo with the number two ranking in the country and a quarterback who’s among the preseason favorites to win the Heisman Trophy.

ACLU To Fairfield County District: Let Girl Play Football

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8:30AM
August 16, 2013

The American Civil Liberties Union of Ohio has sent a letter to Liberty Union-Thurston Schools, telling the district its decision to ban a seventh-grade girl from playing football is “unacceptable and unlawful.”

OSU Honors Legendary Football Coach Woody Hayes

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The new statue sits outside the Woody Hayes Athletic Center on the Ohio State University campus.
7:53AM
February
14, 2013

OSU has unveiled a statue to commemorate the 100th birthday of legendary coach Woody Hayes. For a look back at the controversial coach’s legacy, WOSU spoke with a former assistant coach and long-time friend of Hayes.

OSU Trustees Approve “Premium Pricing” For Big Games

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Fans hoping to get into Ohio Stadium could have to pay up to $175 to see Michigan, Wisconsin, and other big-name opponents.
12:00PM
February
1, 2013

The OSU Board of Trustees has voted to increase football ticket prices from $70 to $79, and to introduce premium ticket pricing that could push some ticket prices to $175.

OH AG DeWine: Steubenville Rape Case Investigation On-Going

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Two 16-year-old Steubenville High School football players go on trial next month for allegedly raping a 16-year-old girl last August. A video mocking the alleged rape has sparked national outrage.
4:56PM
January
4, 2013

An online video which, graphically details an alleged rape Steubenville, Ohio, has fueled social media reaction and drawn national attention. WOSU reports the state attorney general’s office took over the case after a conflict of interest in eastern Ohio city.

Browns Back In Rebuilding Mode

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The Browns have lost at least 11 games every season since finishing 10-6 in 2007.
12:18PM
December
31, 2012

After finishing the season with 11 losses for the fifth consecutive year, the Cleveland Browns have fired head coach Pat Shurmur and general manger Tom Heckert.

Bowl Ban Hurting Local Travel Agencies

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The Ohio State football team prepares to play the University of Oregon in the Rose Bowl in January of 2010.
12:23PM
November
21, 2012

This is usually the time of year when the Ohio State football team starts to get an idea of where it will play its post-season bowl game. But this year’s bowl ban is leaving travel agencies with a financial hole to fill.

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.

Former Buckeye Great Charged In Delaware Road Rage Shooting

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James "Jim" Stillwagon started at Ohio State for three years, played on the 1968 national championship team, and was the first OSU player to win the Lombardi Award, given every year to college football's top interior lineman.
9:56AM
October 1, 2012

Delaware police say former Ohio State football great Jim Stillwagon has been charged in yesterday’s road rage shooting in downtown Delaware.

Former Browns Owner Art Modell Dies

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Art Modell owned the Cleveland Browns from 1961 to 1996.
10:23AM
September
6, 2012

Modell was one of the “founding fathers” of modern American football, but became best known for moving the Browns out of Cleveland in 1996.