Buckeye Newsstand, Jan. 6

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, January 6
Cleveland Plain Dealer
Video: Doug Lesmerises talks Ohio State basketball
Former OSU QB Troy Smith guilty of traffic violations

Cincinnati Enquirer
Taft's Washington special beyond teams

Columbus Dispatch
Bob Hunter commentary: Rumblings ... NFL, Blue Jackets, Ohio State men's basketball and more

Thursday, January 5
Cleveland Plain Dealer
Akron's new architect, Terry Bowden, certain that Urban Meyer will win fast at Ohio State: Bill Livingston
Ohio State football players should be allowed to Tweet, but with oversight, says Doug Lesmerises (SBTV)

Meyer's 2012 Buckeyes show promise

Lorain Morning Journal
FRANTZ' RANTS: BCS has major flaws

Dayton Daily News
Commentary: SEC could get competition from Big Ten

Wednesday, January 4
Columbus Dispatch
Football: OSU Insider
Ohio State football: Longtime assistants are looking for work
Men's basketball: Ohio State makes night a long one for Nebraska
Men's basketball: Nebraska no match for Ohio State
Michael Arace commentary: Craft sharpens skills through hard work

Cleveland Plain Dealer
Ohio State football coach Urban Meyer holds first team meeting
Ohio State Buckeyes turn up the heat on defense in rout of Nebraska

Buckeyes turn to Buford for leadership

Lorain Morning Journal
Buckeyes rebound, dominate Nebraska
4TH AND A MILE: OSU's offense can finally grow

The Associated Press
Buckeyes win 35th consecutive home game

Tuesday, January 3
Columbus Dispatch
Florida 24, Ohio State 17: Turn the page
Ohio State notebook: Miller's misfires might fade away
Big plays haunt Ohio State's special teams
Posey plays nondescript final game
It felt like a Monday for many Ohio State fans
View from the press box
Bob Hunter commentary: Lessons learned in lost season
Opposite sideline
Three points
Scarlet & Gray Matter
The Bottom Line
Gator Bowl at a glance
Ohio State football: Meyer completes coaching staff
Men's basketball: Buckeyes must reduce fouls, Matta says
Men's basketball: Ohio State-Nebraska preview
Women's basketball: Hawkeyes race out to big lead in first half, then Buckeyes awaken with a vengeance

Cleveland Plain Dealer
Ohio State ends first losing season since 1988 with 24-17 Gator Bowl loss to Florida
OSU fans' loyalty strong despite team's Gator Bowl defeat
After a year in the spotlight, time to transition for Ohio State's Fickell: Looking at Luke
Nathan Williams' devotion a Gator highlight: Ohio State Report Card
Changes already underway for Buckeyes: OSU Skull Session with Doug Lesmerises
Familiar weaknesses haunt Ohio State in Gator Bowl loss: Bill Livingston

Buckeyes meet fitting end in Gator Bowl

Toledo Blade
OSU ends up on wrong side of history
Meyer era starts Tuesday

Lima News
Bad season ends badly
Jim Naveau: Meyer Era officially starts today

Mansfield News Journal
For OSU and Meyer, next season gets started right away
Buckeye basketball team still feels good after Indiana flop

Lorain Morning Journal

The Associated Press
Buckeyes fall short in Gator Bowl, lose to Florida
Prahalis, Taylor lead No. 8 OSU women, 84-71

Monday, January 2
Columbus Dispatch
Gator Bowl: Buckeyes, Gators expect the unexpected
Ohio State football: This isn't what Buckeyes or Gators had in mind
NFL: How former Buckeyes fared
Rob Oller commentary: Season wasn't all bad for Ohio State
Bob Hunter commentary: Buckeyes return to scene of one sad moment — the punch
Men's basketball: OSU Insider
Women's basketball: Ohio State, Iowa renew rivalry
Women's basketball: Ohio State-Iowa preview

Cleveland Plain Dealer
Gator Bowl offers two reshuffled programs five years from BCS title spotlight
Football's physical realities catch up to OSU's Scott McVey, Melvin Fellows: Inside The Game
On Florida's 'First Coast,' Gator Bowl offers a last look at the 2011 Buckeyes: Bill Livingston

Toledo Blade
Buckeyes have answer to SEC's lock on talent
2006 rout of OSU still haunts some

Lima News
As Miller goes, so goes OSU's offense
Jim Naveau: Buckeyes, Gators in unfamiliar territory

The Associated Press
Gee: Scandal taught OSU to be more questioning
Kasich, Florida governor bet on Gator Bowl
OSU, Florida looking to avoid sub-.500 season
Gator Bowl Preview: Ohio State vs. Florida

Sunday, January 1
Columbus Dispatch
Ohio State football: Miller in midst of growth spurt
Ohio State football notebook: Knee surgery still limits Stoneburner
Football: First season trying for Florida coach
Men's basketball: Inexperience burns Buckeyes against Hoosiers

Cleveland Plain Dealer
Ohio State-Florida "Urban Bowl" has everything but the center of attention
Knee surgery limiting Buckeyes TE Jake Stoneburner: Gator Bowl Insider
After a season of shadows, Braxton Miller offers a bright light of optimism for Ohio State: Bill Livingston

Indiana plays giant-killer, beats No. 2 Ohio State
Meyer looms over Gator Bowl matchup

Lorain Morning Journal
Sweat's teeing off limited to Florida ballcarriers
Jim Naveau: The best of 20 years of OSU bowls

Mansfield News Journal
Gator Bowl just an appetizer
Florida hasn't always been good to reporter

Toledo Blade
Injury bug hits Bucks, Gators
Area fans hit by highs and lows

Dayton Daily News
Commentary: Mangold might shave in 2012

Indianapolis Star
IU stuns No. 2 Ohio State at Assembly Hall

The Associated Press
Ohio State could have Stoneburner for Gator Bowl
No. 2 Ohio State edged by No. 13 Indiana

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