Stories tagged with: Ohio State Football

May 6, 2016 - 9:02pm
11 weeks 16 hours ago

ZANESVILLE, Ohio - At the First Friday event in downtown Zanesville there were local artists at all points in their career. Some were receiving awards, while others were displaying their artwork for the first time. Local artist Bobby Shaw was the latter.

Shaw works with pencils as a realist portrait artist. Today was the first time he showed his work publicly and his works primarily focus on Ohio’s most popular football team.

“I just love Ohio State...

March 29, 2016 - 10:24pm
17 weeks 3 days ago

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State will spend $42 million to shore up part of Ohio Stadium, improve the experience for fans with obstructed view seats, add more luxury seating, and make other upgrades.

Athletic director Gene Smith announced the four-year project on Tuesday, which will help further preserve and improve the 94-year-old stadium on the Columbus campus. Work will begin in 2017.

It will be funded by the athletic department, without use of any state tax or student...

February 3, 2016 - 9:36pm
1 day 7 hours ago

A handful of Zanesville football standouts took to the cafeteria stage on Wednesday, and nearly all of them signed with a program familiar to the Blue Devils.

Wide Receiver Alessio Amato, athlete Ben Kaufman, linebacker Leondre Crosby and offensive lineman Tavian Butts will continue their academic and athletic careers at Ohio Dominican University, hiking Zanesville's grand total of Panthers signed up to 12.

"(It's) just like we're representing Zanesville at a different...

December 31, 2015 - 5:00pm
30 weeks 1 day ago

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Ohio State defensive end Joey Bosa and running back Ezekiel Elliott will skip their senior seasons and declare for the NFL draft.

Buckeyes coach Urban Meyer said both players will join quarterback Cardale Jones in leaving early during a news conference for the Fiesta Bowl on Thursday.

Bosa had 26 sacks and 50 1/2 tackles for loss during three seasons with Ohio State. He was a second-team Associated Press All-American and is projected to be a top-10...

December 30, 2015 - 4:52pm
30 weeks 2 days ago

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Ohio State quarterback Cardale Jones has announced he will skip his senior season and declare for the NFL draft.

Jones told reporters his decision Wednesday as the seventh-ranked Buckeyes prepare to play No. 8 Notre Dame in the Fiesta Bowl on Friday.

Jones was Ohio State's third-string quarterback last season before bursting onto the scene, leading the Buckeyes to a national title after injuries to Braxton Miller and J.T. Barrett.

The junior...

December 11, 2015 - 4:23pm
33 weeks 23 hours ago

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State coach Urban Meyer has suspended defensive lineman Adolphus Washington from the Fiesta Bowl after he was cited by police this week for solicitation.

Columbus police cited Washington Wednesday night with a first-degree misdemeanor.

Washington issued an apology Thursday through the university to his team, family and friends. He says he's disappointed in himself and will learn from his mistake.

Washington is a senior who has four sacks and...

January 31, 2015 - 6:01pm
1 year 25 weeks ago

Ohio State defensive lineman and Bishop Rosecrans graduate Aaron Parry stopped by WHIZ to talk about his national championship season with the Buckeyes.

Photo Credit: WSYX
December 15, 2014 - 6:23pm
1 year 32 weeks ago

Fanatics, the ultimate fan shop for sports apparel and gear, is hard at work during the holiday season which is their busiest time of year.

"Yeah it's our busiest time of the year, this is considered our peak. So, we shipped out probably over 3 million units and I think our highest day was probably like 258, 258 thousands units a day. We bring in about 14 hundred agency associates for seasonal work to help us throughout peak."

Fanatics in Frazeysburg, Ohio...

September 19, 2014 - 5:10pm
1 year 44 weeks ago

The United Way of Muskingum, Perry and Morgan counties is concluding its campaign Kickoff week.

The final event of this year's kickoff is the raffling of two tickets to the Ohio State football game on September 27. All profits from the raffle will go towards United Way's campaign. Executive Director, Meg Deedrick is very excited with the success of the new format for kickoff this year.

"We're off to a great start this year," Deedrick said. "This year we tried...

August 19, 2014 - 1:17pm
1 year 49 weeks ago

Ohio State football fans have received terrible news: star QB Braxton Miller is out for the season, per ESPN.

Miller re-injured his throwing shoulder while throwing a simple screen pass in practice last night. He underwent an MRI this morning.

Ohio State was predicted as a heavy favorite to win the Big Ten with Miller under center. His replacement will be redshirt freshman JT Barrett, who recently passed Cardale Jones on the depth chart. Though he was a highly prized dual-threat...

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