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OSU Ranked 4th In First BCS Standings

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OSU is once again eligible for BCS games, including the National Championship game,after being forced to watch last year's bowl season from home.
9:53AM
October
21, 2013

Ohio State sits behind Alabama, Florida State, and Oregon in the first round of Bowl Championship Series rankings released Sunday evening.

Former OSU Football Star Calls For More Mental Health Access

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Terry Russell of NAMI Ohio and Maurice Clarett, former OSU football player
12:42PM
September
12, 2013

As state lawmakers continue to disagree whether to expand Medicaid insurance to Ohioans under the Affordable Health Care Act, former Ohio State football star Maurice Clarett is spreading his story supporting the expansion. He spoke today on All Sides with Ann Fisher. Clarett says he battled with mental illness for several years.

Sights From Ohio State’s 42-7 Victory Over SDSU

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Ohio State senior running back Jordan Hall dives for the pylon in the second quarter against San Diego State University. He was ruled out-of-bounds at the one yard line. Ohio State won, 42-7.
12:14PM
September
9, 2013

Sights from Ohio Stadium on Sept. 7, 2013. The San Diego State Aztecs travelled to Columbus to take on the Ohio State Buckeyes in a non-conference battle.

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.