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Parents Of OSU Players To Get More Travel Money

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Wide receiver Devin Smith (9) and Jalin Marshall celebrate a touchdown during the Big Ten championship game last Saturday. OSU routed the Badgers 59-0. They beat Alabama in a national semifinal game three weeks later.
8:17AM
January 7, 2015

The College Football Playoff Committee says it will give $1,250 to each parent of a student athlete playing in the National Championship game.

OSU Parents Travel At Their Own Expense To Championship Game

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Parents of OSU football players are tasked with finding their own way to the National Championship Game.
3:09PM
January
5, 2015

As Ohio State prepares for next week’s football championship, some parents of players are appealing for help with travel expenses to Dallas. But re-imbursement is unlikely. NCAA rules say parents of players are responsible for travel to bowl games and no new provision was made for this year’s first football play-off.

OSU Jumps TCU To Make First College Football Playoff

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Wide receiver Devin Smith (9) and Jalin Marshall celebrate a touchdown during the Big Ten championship game last Saturday. OSU routed the Badgers 59-0.
8:36AM
December 8, 2014

It look a 59 point win in the Big Ten championship game and a little luck with the selection committee, but the Ohio State football will be among the four teams in the first college football playoff.

OSU Prepares For Big Ten Title Game, Possible Playoff Run

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Cardale Jones was the third-string quarterback four months. He'll get the start in the Big Ten championship game Saturday against Wisconsin.
9:43AM
December 5, 2014

Just four months ago, Cardale Jones was OSU’s third-string quarterback. He’ll get the first start of his college career on Saturday as OSU takes on Wisconsin in the Big Ten championship game.

Police: OSU Player Dead Of Self-Inflicted Gunshot

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Columbus Police say they were able to use tattoos to identify the body as Kosta Karageorge.
6:19PM
November 30, 2014

Police say an Ohio State football player who disappeared shortly after sending a text message about his concussions was found dead Sunday in a dumpster, apparently of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

OSU Makes Policy Changes To Meet Sexual Abuse Settlement

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The university provided its first quarterly update Wednesday to the U.S. Department of Education under a September settlement agreement. The pact ended a federal inquiry into the school's handling of sexual abuse cases.
8:26AM
October 16, 2014

The university provided its first quarterly update Wednesday to the U.S. Department of Education under a September settlement agreement. The pact ended a federal inquiry into the school’s handling of sexual abuse cases.

Alumni Band Members Push Trustees To Rehire Waters

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Former band members play outside the OSU Board of Trustees meeting Friday morning.
10:43AM
August
29, 2014

About 100 former members of the Ohio State University Marching Band protested and played outside the OSU Board of Trustees’ meeting Friday.

Former OSU Star Files Second Lawsuit Over “Road Rage” Charges

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Stillwagon is suing for the usually-secret evidence presented to the grand jury that issued his indictment.
8:29AM
August 26, 2014

Jim Stillwagon, a fixture on the 1968 OSU football team that won the national championship, has filed a lawsuit against the Delaware County prosecutor’s office for what Stillwagon’s attorney calls “cooked up” charges.

OSU Band Leaders To Meet With School Administrators

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OSU spokesman Gary Lewis says Drake has no plans to revisit the July 24 firing of director Jonathan Waters. However, the high-profile dismissal is anticipated to come up during the gathering.
10:59AM
August
21, 2014

University and marching band leaders at Ohio State are preparing to meet to discuss the future path of the organization after the firing of its director.

OSU: No Record Of Police At “Midnight Ramp” March

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A band alumni group says dozens have witnessed police at the events, and the lack of documentation probably indicates it was just "one of those wink-and-nod cool traditions."
10:58AM
August
13, 2014

Ohio State officials say there is no recent record of campus police attending an annual ritual where marching band members entered Ohio Stadium in their underwear.