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  • Hoops & Scoops | Reports: Smith to announce college decision April 24, 2017
    After taking an official visit to Ohio State during the weekend, Mark Smith will announce his college decision Wednesday at 7 p.m. at his high school, according to multiple reports. The 6-5, 225-pound guard from Edwardsville, Illinois, was initially planning to play baseball before an arm injury last summer forced him to set his sights on […]
  • Hoops & Scoops | Schedule starting to take shape April 20, 2017
    There’s still a long way to go, but Ohio State’s 2017-18 schedule is starting to take shape. Earlier this month, CBS Sports college basketball writer Jon Rothstein posted on Twitter that the Buckeyes would host Robert Morris as part of its non-conference schedule. Earlier this week, Rothstein added William & Mary to the docket. Last season, Robert […]
  • High-scoring transfer guard lists Ohio State as one of his four possible destinations April 19, 2017
    James Daniel is getting another chance to do what his left ankle didn’t allow last season.As a junior at Howard during the 2015-16 season, the guard led the nation in scoring at 27.1 points per game and had the Bison poised for a run to the 2017 NCAA Tournament. Instead, an ankle injury suffered 11 […]
  • Hoops & Scoops | Report: Grad transfer James Daniel to visit April 19, 2017
    Ohio State will host Howard graduate transfer James Daniel on a visit next month, according to an ESPN report. The Buckeyes are one of three schools set to host the nation’s top scorer from two seasons ago. Daniel will visit them on May 14 before also taking trips to Tennessee on the 27th and Michigan two […]
  • Hoops & Scoops | Wesson Ohio's top prospect in final ESPN rankings April 19, 2017
    In its final update for the class of 2017, Ohio State signee and Westerville South product Kaleb Wesson is ranked No. 69 nationally by ESPN. With nine higher-rated prospects still uncommitted, Wesson is the fourth-highest recruit to sign with a Big Ten school in his class behind power forward Jaren Jackson (Michigan State, No. 8), shooting […]

RSS OSU Women’s basketball

  • Ohio State women's basketball | Two freshmen to transfer April 6, 2017
    Ohio State entered the women’s basketball offseason thinking it would need to replace just one starter, graduating senior forward Shayla Cooper.On Wednesday, the program learned that number has grown to three. Ohio State announced that freshman forward Tori McCoy and freshman guard Kiara Lewis, both of whom started the latter half of the season, intend to […]
  • Freshmen McCoy, Lewis transferring from Ohio State women's basketball team April 5, 2017
    Ohio State entered the women's basketball offseason thinking it would need to replace just one starter, graduating senior forward Shayla Cooper.On Wednesday, the program learned that number has grown to three.Ohio State announced that freshman forward Tori McCoy and freshman guard Kiara Lewis, both of whom started the latter half of the season, intend to […]
  • Ohio State women's basketball | Mitchell announces she will return for senior season March 30, 2017
    Mitchell averaged 22.6 points, 3.9 assists and 2.8 rebounds during Ohio State’s 28-7 season and earned Big Ten Player of the Year honors for the second time in three seasons. She was named second-team all-America by the Associated Press on Monday.
  • Women's basketball: OSU's Mitchell, Syracuse's Peterson named second-team all-America March 27, 2017
    Ohio State junior Kelsey Mitchell and Northland High School product Alexis Peterson of Syracuse were named second-team All-America on Monday by the Associated Press.A 5-foot-8 guard from Cincinnati, Mitchell ranked in the top 10 nationally in scoring with an average of 22.6 points per game to help the Buckeyes reach the Sweet 16 in the […]
  • Women's basketball | Kelsey Mitchell says Buckeyes must grow as team March 26, 2017
    LEXINGTON, Ky. — Ohio State left Rupp Arena on Friday night after a 23-point loss to Notre Dame in the Sweet 16 of the Women’s NCAA Tournament knowing it won't need to rebuild.A recharge of the batteries, however, might be in order.The Buckeyes (28-7) ripped through the Big Ten season with a 15-1 record and […]