Today is the annual spring game, which marks the final of 15 practices Ohio State can hold during the spring. It's also a huge day for the four quarterbacks battling for the right to start for Ohio State while Terrelle Pryor serves a five-game suspension starting in September. The Columbus Dispatch has a story on how the four -man race could drop to three soon.
The Lorain Morning Journal suggests it might be hard to judge OSU's skill positions if the weather is bad.
The Cleveland Plain Dealer has a story on how the next OSU NFL star could emerge this afternoon.
The Toledo Blade has a story on the format for today's game, which is essentially a jersey scrimmage.
Jim Tressel answered a couple of questions following Ohio State's spring coaching clinic on Thursday, and that led to an OSU notebook by the Dispatch.
The annual North-South Classic was held Friday at Ohio Stadium and featured several future Buckeyes. The Dispatch, Plain Dealer, Lorain Morning Journal and The Associated Press (via the Canton Repository) have stories on the game.
The AP (via the Dayton Daily News) has a story on life going on at Ohio State for the five suspended players and their teammates.
Bill Livingston of the Plain Dealer has a column on the reach and romance of Ohio State football.
Rob Oller of the Dispatch has a column on how TV has changed spring games.
The Dispatch has a story on the football and men's lacrosse team promoting organ donation during today's festivities.
Finally, Fox Sports Ohio has a story on its website on OSU looking to fill holes during the scrimmage.
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Friday, April 22
With the spring game on Saturday, the Columbus Dispatch has a story on how a shortage of offensive linemen has turned the game into a jersey scrimmage. The Dispatch also has a story on the men's lacrosse team getting another opportunity to play in Ohio Stadium before the spring game.
A statue of the late, great Jesse Owens was unveiled Thursday at the track stadium that bears his name in Columbus. The Dispatch has a story on current Ohio State long jumper Michael Hartfield, a rising star who is emulating Owens.
The Cleveland Plain Dealer has a story on the spring game format.
Freshman baseball standout Josh Dezse, both a slugger and a closer, is the subject of a Dispatch story.
The Associated Press (via the Canton Repository) has a story on the success of the OSU defense this spring.
NWI.com, a website covering Northwest Indiana, has a story on area native Dexter Larimore as he prepares for the NFL draft.
The Plain Dealer catches up with OSU wrestler Nikko Triggas at the USA Greco-Roman Nationals.
SportingNews.com has a story on Ohio State's quarterback situation.
Doug Lesmerises of the Plain Delaer talks about the NFL future of former OSU linebacker Brian Rolle.
The Associated Press (via the Canton Repository) has a story on Ohio State's offensive struggles this spring.
Fox Sports Ohio has a story on Jim Tressel fans dealing with his recent controversy.
Finally, Bill Livingston of the Plain Dealer has a column on the late, great Jesse Owens.
Wednesday, April 20
The Associated Press (via the Fox Sports Ohio) catches up with Ohio State athletic director Gene Smith, who said the $250,000 fine levied to Jim Tressel will likely not cover the cost of the investigation.
Cornerback Travis Howard is the subject of a Columbus Dispatch profile story.
The Cleveland Plain Dealer has the latest from former OSU cornerback Chimdi Chekwa as he waits for his NFL draft fate.
Ken Gordon of the Dispatch attempts to explain the spring "game" format on his blog.
Tim May of the Dispatch has a blog entry on ESPN analyst Jon Gruden's thoughts on Terrelle Pryor's NFL future.
The Toledo Blade has a story on the 2011 Buckeyes trying to take shape this spring.
Tuesday, April 19
The Columbus Dispatch has a profile on new wide receivers coach Stan Drayton.
The Toledo Blade has a story on offensive lineman, and Toledo native, Jack Mewhort.
Ken Gordon of the Dispatch breaks down the quarterback battle so far.
Finally, Bruce Hooley of Fox Sports Ohio takes a look at Terrelle Pryor's chances to make it as a NFL quarterback.
Monday, April 18
The Columbus Dispatch has a story from the Division III-IV Ohio North-South Classic yesterday at Capital University, where future Ohio State women's basketball player Raven Ferguson stole the show.
The Dispatch also has a brief recap of a series-clinching victory for the Ohio State baseball team Sunday against Michigan State.
Bob Hunter of the Dispatch has a column on the struggles of the OSU offense.
The Dispatch has a story on Ohio State's efforts to honor the great Jesse Owens next week on the 75th anniversary of his record-breaking performance in the 1936 Olympics in Berlin.
Senior Brandon Wynn capped his Ohio State career with another individual national championship Saturday night, and the Dispatch has the details from the NCAA championships at St. John Arena.
The Dispatch has an OSU sports roundup, led with a note on a win by the baseball Buckeyes.
Finally, Jim Naveau of the Lima News has a column saying the doom and gloom feeling about Ohio State is overdone.