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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.

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.

Browns Sale Valued At More Than $1 Billion

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Cleveland Browns Stadium sits along Lake Erie in downtown Cleveland.
7:31AM
August
3, 2012

The deal calls for Cleveland Browns owner Randy Lerner to sell all of his interest in the team over the next four years to Tennessee truck stop magnate Jimmy Haslam III.

Smith Downplays NCAA Violations

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10:34AM
May 24, 2012

Ohio State Athletic Director Gene Smith now says 12 NCAA violations, which follow 46 secondary violations, are also minor in nature.

Ohio State President Gordon Gee Laments Scandal Headlines

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Ohio State University President E. Gordon Gee
2:21PM
January 11, 2012

The president of Ohio State University calls the attention generated by football team scandals a monumental shame for overshadowing the university’s accomplishments.

Gator Bowl Brings Dismal Sales For Travel Agencies

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Ohio Stadium
9:46AM
January
2, 2012

The Gator Bowl that matches up the Ohio State Buckeyes with the Florida Gators is this afternoon at 1. Both teams finished 6 and 6. And travel agencies blame the disappointing season and the controversies surrounding the program and the loss of football coach Jim Tressel for low ticket sales.

OSU Faces More NCAA Violations, Including Failure to Monitor

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4:14PM
November
10, 2011

The NCAA has charged the OSU football program with additional violations resulting from a booster overpaying players for work they performed.

Man Linked To Ohio State Scandal Sentenced To Prison

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Ohio Stadium
2:18PM
October
26, 2011

A federal judge Wednesday handed down a three-year sentence to the tattoo parlor owner whose purchase of Ohio State University football memorabilia triggered a far-reaching football scandal and an ongoing NCAA investigation.

Ex-Ohio St., NFL QB Freed, Put on House Arrest

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Art Schlichter
10:49AM
October 3, 2011

The lawyer for former Ohio State and NFL quarterback Art Schlichter says he expects his client to be placed on house arrest Monday while he awaits sentencing on fraud charges.