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OSU Honors Legendary Football Coach Woody Hayes

The new statue sits outside the Woody Hayes Athletic Center on the Ohio State University campus.
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

Fans hoping to get into Ohio Stadium could have to pay up to $175 to see Michigan, Wisconsin, and other big-name opponents.
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, 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

The Browns have lost at least 11 games every season since finishing 10-6 in 2007.
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

The Ohio State football team prepares to play the University of Oregon in the Rose Bowl in January of 2010.
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

Maryland is expected to join the Big Ten in all sports beginning in the 2014-2015 school year.
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

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.
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

Art Modell owned the Cleveland Browns from 1961 to 1996.
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

Cleveland Browns Stadium sits along Lake Erie in downtown Cleveland.
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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May 24, 2012

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