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COLUMBUS, Ohio | The Latest: Meyer did not tell OSU about ’09 allegations

COLUMBUS, Ohio  — The Latest on Ohio State’s investigation into coach Urban Meyer and his handling of domestic violence allegations against a former Buckeyes assistant coach (all times local): 9:40 p.m. Ohio State athletic director Gene Smith said Urban Meyer did not tell him about allegations of domestic abuse against Zach Smith in 2009 when … Continue reading COLUMBUS, Ohio | The Latest: Meyer did not tell OSU about ’09 allegations

AP Top 25 Podcast: ESPN’s Rece Davis on preseason polling

Putting together a preseason Top 25 for The Associated Press college football poll is more art than science for ESPN’s Rece Davis. Davis said on the AP Top 25 College Football Podcast that he tries to blend his preseason assessment of a team with how that team might develop. As each week of the season … Continue reading AP Top 25 Podcast: ESPN’s Rece Davis on preseason polling

CHICAGO | Meyer says assistant’s firing best thing for Buckeyes

CHICAGO — Ohio State coach Urban Meyer has a saying he uses with his program: Event + Response = Outcome.The outcome this time was the dismissal of a longtime assistant. Meyer is facing questions about his relationship with former receivers coach Zach Smith, who was fired Monday after an Ohio court granted a domestic violence … Continue reading CHICAGO | Meyer says assistant’s firing best thing for Buckeyes

Cotton Bowl win salves disappointing season for Ohio State

COLUMBUS, Ohio/December 30, 2017 (AP)(STL.News)— The Ohio State Buckeyes expected to be in the College Football Playoff this season. Even after an early home loss to Oklahoma, all of the Buckeyes’ goals were still within reach. Win out, win the Big Ten, make it the playoff and make a better showing than last season when … Continue reading Cotton Bowl win salves disappointing season for Ohio State

Rosy Cotton Bowl with playoff-snubbed Ohio State against USC

ARLINGTON, Texas/December 28, 2017(AP)(STL.News) — Coach Urban Meyer could have easily stoked a debate about expanding the four-team College Football Playoff after his Buckeyes were the first team left out this season. Instead, he focused — as much as he could — on the Cotton Bowl matchup Friday night against Southern California, another conference champion. “We’re … Continue reading Rosy Cotton Bowl with playoff-snubbed Ohio State against USC

Buckeyes claim Big Ten title over Badgers, seek playoff spot

INDIANAPOLIS /December 3, 2017 (AP) (STL.News)  — J.T. Barrett felt and played like his old self Saturday. The only thing that would make the Ohio State quarterback feel better would be making the playoffs. Six days after undergoing surgery on his right knee, Barrett started the game, threw two touchdown passes, ran for another and … Continue reading Buckeyes claim Big Ten title over Badgers, seek playoff spot