The suburban ranch-style home in Ohio where humor writer Erma Bombeck launched her nationally syndicated column has been added to the National Register of Historic Places.
The Ohio State University Department of Athletics has vacated all football wins during the 2010 season, including the 2011 Sugar Bowl victory. The move was part of Ohio State formal response to the NCAA’s Notice of allegations received by the university in April.
Ohio State University leadership today broke its silence on allegations of wrongdoing in the school’s football program. The NCAA is investigating whether former coach Jim Tressel and a handful of players violated rules and possibly put the university at risk of sanctions.
Jim Tressel is out as Ohio State University’s football coach. Jim Tressel today resigned as the NCAA investigates the Buckeyes for possible rules violations.
Ohio State students had varied reactions to the announcement of Coach Jim Tressel’s resignation.
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.
The eyes of sports fans around the country are turning to crowded gyms and scribbled brackets this week with the tip-off of the men’s NCAA basketball tournament. Columbus is no exception.
The N-C-A-A announced today that it is throwing out some of the violations that occurred under former Ohio State men’s basketball coach Jim O’Brien.
The Buckeyes take on the Florida Gators for the NCAA Men’s basketball championship Monday night. But it’s not just the team players who could win big. Thousands of people filled out March Madness brackets and tonight they’ll know how their wagers fared. While some say this kind of social gambling is OK, other’s say it can lead to addiction.
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.
The NCAA has put Ohio State on three years’ probation for violations in its men’s basketball program.