Buckeye Newsstand, November 19

Take a look at the best stories that weren't done by us. Come along as we take a trip around the 'net for all the Ohio State news that you can handle.

Friday, November 19
The Columbus Dispatch has its Gameday+ page up, as well as a story on how it's all on the line this weekend and an OSU notebook.

The Cleveland Plain Dealer has a story on Ohio State's slow starts this season. The Plain Dealer also has an OSU Insider notebook.

The Lorain Morning Journal has a story on Devin Barclay, an OSU notebook and a First and 10 notebook.

The Lima News has a story on the Ohio State defense focusing on Iowa QB Ricky Stanzi.

Bob Hunter of the Dispatch has his weekly Rumblings column, a Rumblings extra blog entry and a column on how it's all or nothing with the BCS.

The Iowa City Press-Citizen has a story on Ohio State's Homan brothers.

Finally, the Plain Dealer has a note on OSU women's soccer player Paige Maxwell being named the Big Ten offensive player of the year.

All About Iowa
The Iowa City Press-Citizen has a story on Iowa's seniors as senior day approaches. The Press-Citizen also has a video of coach Kirk Ferentz honoring his seniors at a recent breakfast, a story Iowa's honorary captain for this weekend and a Pat Harty column on how this weekend's game was the big game that wasn't.

The Toledo Blade has a story on Iowa's recruiting success in Ohio.

Ohio native Stanzi is the subject of a Dispatch story.


Thursday, November 18
The Ohio State football team received some good news Wednesday when the NCAA granted Tyler Moeller a sixth year of eligibility. The Columbus Dispatch and Cleveland Plain Dealer have the details.

The Dispatch has a story on sophomore safety Orhian Johnson, a NFL notebook led with a note on former Buckeye Aaron Pettrey and a Jack Park look back at the 1950 OSU-Iowa game.

The Plain Dealer has a video and a story from Terrelle Pryor's meeting with the media Wednesday night.

The Lima News has a story on kicker Devin Barclay, who beat Iowa in overtime last year.

The Associated Press (via the Lorain Morning Journal) has a story on the Buckeyes striving for a fast start at Iowa.

The Ohio State women's basketball team earned a big road victory at LSU on Wednesday, and the Dispatch and The Associated Press (via the Plain Dealer have the story.

The Dispatch has a college basketball notebook, led with a note on Ohio State getting a commitment from a top center prospect from Detroit. The Plain Dealer also has a story on the commitment from Amir Williams.

Larry Phillips of the Mansfield News Journal has a column on how Thad Matta's Buckeyes are for real.

Finally, the Oregonian has the latest on another injury setback for former Buckeye Greg Oden.

All About Iowa
The Iowa City Press-Citizen has a story on running back Adam Robinson and an Iowa football notebook.

The Cedar Rapids Gazette has a story on Iowa's tight ends. The Gazette also says it's Iowa against the world this weekend.

Standout defensive end Adrian Clayborn is the subject of a Dispatch story.

The Plain Dealer has a story on Iowa QB, and Ohio native, Ricky Stanzi. The Lorain Morning Journal has a similar story.


Wednesday, November 17
The Columbus Dispatch has a story on the struggles of the Ohio State football team in the early parts of games. The Dispatch also has an OSU notebook and a Bob Hunter column on Heisman heroes.

The Cleveland Plain Dealer asks if OSU quarterback Terrelle Pryor is a star role player. The Plain Dealer also has a story on kicker Devin Barclay and a Bill Livingston column on Pryor.

Barclay is also the subject of a Toledo Blade story.

The Lorain Morning Journal has a story on OSU's slow starts and an OSU notebook.

The slow starts are also the subject of a Lima News story.

The men's basketball Buckeyes earned a big road victory Tuesday night, beating Florida is a matchup of top-10 teams. The Dispatch, Gainesville Sun and The Associated Press (via the Cleveland Plain Dealer) have game recaps.

The Ohio State women's basketball team faces a road test tonight at LSU. The Dispatch has some notes on the game, as well as a story on senior Alison Jackson.

The Plain Dealer has a story on the women's national title hopes.

Finally, the Dispatch catches up with former Ohio State basketball star Evan Turner as his 76ers prepared to play in Cleveland on Tuesday night.

All About Iowa
The Iowa City Press Citizen has a story on the Hawkeyes trying to get back on track as well as an Iowa football notebook.

Mike Hlas of the Cedar Rapids Gazette has a column on the Buckeyes upcoming invasion of Iowa.

The Dispatch has a story on Iowa falling short of expectations.


Tuesday, November 16
The Columbus Dispatch has a story on what it will take for Ohio State to return to the Rose Bowl. Michael Arace also has a column on the BCS.

The Ohio State men's basketball team travels to Florida, and the Dispatch has some notes on the game and a story on the young Buckeyes getting a challenge from the veteran Gators.

The Cleveland Plain Dealer and Gainesville Sun also have stories on tonight's basketball showdown in Gainesville. Doug Lesmerises of the Plain Dealer also has his weekly Hey, Doug! OSU mailbag.

The Dispatch has a short note on Ohio State women's basketball standout Jantel Lavender being named the Big Ten player of the week.

The Dispatch has an NFL notebook, led with a note on a season-ending injury to former Buckeye kicker Mike Nugent.

The Toledo Blade has a story on the tough fight awaiting the Ohio State football team in Iowa this weekend.

The Associated Press (via the Dayton Daily News) has a story on what a win would mean for Tressel's Buckeyes.

The Canton Repository has a story on former football coach Bill Mallory telling a tale about Woody Hayes at a Pro Football Hall of Fame luncheon on Monday.

Finally, the FBI has notified Ohio State about a possible bomb threat this morning. Four buildings have been evacuated, and the Dispatch has the latest.

All About Iowa
The Des Moines Register has a story on Iowa holding out hope in the chase for a Big Ten title and a BCS bowl berth.


Monday, November 15
The Columbus Dispatch has an OSU Insider notebook, look at how former Buckeyes fared in the NFL and national college football notebook.

The Cleveland Plain Dealer has its Buckeye Leaves notebook, Weekly Wolverine Watch, look ahead to the next week in college football, College Basketball Insider and College Football Insider.

Former Ohio State football standout Dick Schafrath is the subject of a Mansfield News Journal story. The Mansfield News Journal also has a story on the how Buckeye fans now need to root for Michigan.

The Lima News has a story on Ohio State's next opponent, Iowa.

The News-Herald has a story on how OSU's season will come down to the next two games.

The Toledo Blade has a story on the new AP football poll. Ohio State is No. 8.

The Associated Press (via the Dayton Daily News) has an OSU notebook.

The Ohio State women's basketball team moved to 2-0 with a home win against Eastern Michigan. The Columbus Dispatch and The Associated Press (via the Canton Repository) have game recaps.

Finally, the Dispatch has a story on the OSU men's basketball team getting a signed letter of intent from guard prospect LaQuinton Ross.


Sunday, November 14
It wasn't pretty at times, but the Ohio State football team kept its Big Ten title hopes alive with a comeback win against Penn State. The Columbus Dispatch and Cleveland Plain Dealer have plenty of postgame coverage on their respective pages.

The Toledo Blade has a game recap and an OSU notebook.

The Lorain Morning Journal has a game recap and a story on Dan "Boom" Herron becoming Mr. November for the Buckeyes.

The Lima News has a story from Ohio Stadium and a Jim Naveau column on Ohio State silencing its critics.

The Mansfield News Journal has a story on OSU's November magic. The News Journal also has a story on how the game changed after halftime and an OSU Report Card.

Sheldon Ocker of the Akron Beacon Journal has a column on the unpredictable Buckeyes.

Finally, Todd Porter of the Canton Repository has a column on Devon Torrence's up and down day.


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