Stories tagged with: Ohio State Football

July 19, 2014 - 11:39pm
1 week 5 days ago

Numerous former Buckeye football players converged on Malta, Ohio to help run a football camp for local kids. Participants in the one-day event were in grades 3 through 8. A cheer camp was also held at the same time. 

July 2, 2014 - 7:43pm
4 weeks 2 days ago

Today marks the biggest day on the Urban Meyer recruiting trail for the class of 2015. They're calling it 10-star Wednesday. Ohio State has received verbal commitments from two five-star recruits: outside linebacker Justin Hilliard and defensive end Jashon Cornell.

Hilliard is ranked as the number one linebacker in the class of 2015 and 13th overall by ESPN. His list of offers from top-tier schools reads like a grocery list. Alabama, Florida State, Georgia, Louisville, Michigan,...

December 31, 2013 - 6:35pm
30 weeks 3 days ago

It's safe to say, Ohio State still has a bitter taste in their mouth from the Big Ten Championship game three weeks ago. Coming in as the second ranked team in the BCS, a win over Michigan State would have sealed a trip to the National Title Game against Florida State. Instead, OSU will play the ACC's second best team in Clemson, and since have re-focused their goals.

The team arrived in Miami early Sunday to begin preparations for the Tigers (10-2), who are used to the warmer...

December 9, 2013 - 5:22pm
33 weeks 3 days ago

Although their hopes of playing in the national championship game are over, the Ohio State Buckeyes will be heading to Florida in early January to play the Clemson Tigers in the Discover Orange Bowl. AAA has put together a 3 day package for Buckeye fans wanting to make the trip down to the Sunshine State. AAA Sales Manager, Rhoda Collins, says the charter air and land packages include a 3 night stay at the Boca Raton luxury resort Jan.1-4.

"If you go with the air and land package...

August 31, 2013 - 11:40pm
47 weeks 1 day ago

Through the first 15 minutes on Saturday, Ohio State looked like the No. 2 team in the country. Braxton Miller threw a couple touchdown passes and the Buckeyes were up 23-0 after the first quarter. 

But after that, something seemed to click for Buffalo, or something snapped for Ohio State. Buffalo QB Joe Licata threw one of his two touchdowns and a Khalil Mack pick-six made it a 23-13 game. 

However, one of the Buckeye veterans decided to take over. Senior Jordan Hall...

November 23, 2012 - 5:45pm
1 year 35 weeks ago

The biggest game of the year for Ohio State is finally here, and restaurants around Zanesville are ready for it.

The Barn on Linden Avenue is expecting a large crowd tomorrow. The doors will open one hour before kick off, but people are expected to get in line before then.

"People will come in about 10, 10:30 and knock on the door as soon as they can get their special seats so we'll be open by 11 at the latest and we'll be open all day," said Bill Steed,...

December 6, 2011 - 7:29pm
2 years 34 weeks ago

Ohio State is getting ready to face Florida in the Gator Bowl, and buckeye fans can join their team on the trip.

AAA in Zanesville is offering two packages for the game - one that includes airfare and a land only option.  Store Manager Rhoda Collins said both packages include a game ticket in the Ohio State section, the Buckeye Bash Pep Rally, a Gator Bowl souvenir and accommodations at the Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront Hotel.

"The Hyatt Regency is situated on a...

November 26, 2011 - 7:23pm
2 years 35 weeks ago

Anytime the Buckeyes and Wolverines take the field, it's an emotional game for fans.  WHIZ talked to people decked out in red at Buffalo Wild Wings in Zanesville.  Despite the disappointing season, Ohio State fans are still standing by their team.

"I'm a little bit nervous, because Ohio State has had a down year, and Michigan has had a pretty good year, but we still have the advantage that we've won seven straight," said Bill Vasko.

"It's kind of iffy...

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