Buckeye Newsstand, April 7

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.

Saturday, April 7
Columbus Dispatch
Ohio State football: Defensive line follows Vrabel's way of thinking
Ohio State basketball: Thomas will return for junior season
Baseball | Ohio State 2, Minnesota 1: Long in top form in textbook game

The Lantern
Deshaun Thomas to return to Ohio State for his junior year
Ohio State wrestler Logan Stieber named 2012 InterMat Freshman of the Year

Deshaun Thomas to return to Ohio State

The Associated Press
Ohio State's Thomas to return for junior season

Friday, April 6
The Lantern
Urban Meyer changing the atmosphere for the Ohio State football program
Commentary: Future is bright for the Ohio State basketball team
Ohio State men's tennis extends home win streak to 143
Ohio State men's lacrosse travels to New York to take on Hobart College

Columbus Dispatch
Ohio State wrestler named top freshman by Internet publication
Ohio State baseball: Swing makeover pays off for outfielder

D-line leading way in spring practice

Akron Beacon Journal
Sullinger has what it takes to succeed in NBA

Mansfield News Journal
Jim Tressel on the move at University of Akron

Thursday, April 5
Columbus Dispatch
Ohio State men's basketball: Sullinger takes pro form
Ohio State football notebook: Boren likely to join Simon as captain
Michael Arace commentary: Leaving for NBA is right choice
Ohio State football: Mixed results with new offense

The Lantern
Former OSU forward Jared Sullinger declared his plans to enter the 2012 NBA Draft
Commentary: The time was right for Jared Sullinger to go to the NBA
Is Deshaun Thomas the next Buckeye to go to the NBA?
Defense dominating offense in Ohio State spring football practice
Ohio State baseball has "ramped up expectations"
Ohio State softball sweeps doubleheader against Buffalo

Cleveland Plain Dealer
Ohio State All-American Jared Sullinger leaving Buckeyes for the NBA
Offense keeps learning, defense keeps winning in Ohio State spring drills

Sullinger is graduating to NBA career

Mansfield News Journal
Sullinger going pro No word on Thomas

Lorain Morning Journal
Urban expectations: Buckeyes trying to execute offense

Lima News
Meyer sees Simon, Boren as OSU captains

Toledo Blade
Meyer works in spread

The Associated Press
Buckeyes' Sullinger is going pro
Meyer's reaction mixed to first OSU workouts

Wednesday, April 4
The Lantern
Ohio State football fundraising function fetches more than $20,000
Ohio State women's softball captain Alicia Herron climbing up the record books
Ohio State women's lacrosse nearing stretch run
Ohio State men's golf takes win at Villanova's Wildcat Invitational
Commentary: William Buford leaves a complicated legacy at Ohio State

Columbus Dispatch
Buckeyes to compete in women's world hockey

Cleveland Plain Dealer
Ohio State Buckeyes overachieved by advancing to Final Four, says Bill Livingston (SBTV)

Toledo Blade
Irish's Thompson switches to OSU

Tuesday, April 3
Columbus Dispatch
Ohio State football: Tight ends are living a dream with Meyer
Ohio State football notebook: Toledo safety switches to OSU
Men's basketball: OSU Insider
Baseball: Spartans use eight-run first to roll past Buckeyes

Cleveland Plain Dealer
Shot rejections becomes a building block for this year's finalists: 2012 NCAA Insider
PD Sports Insider: Talking sports with Bill Livingston and Paul Hoynes
Ohio State's Jared Sullinger will be a different type of player in the NBA, says Doug Lesmerises (SBTV)

Mansfield News Journal
Buford looks back on four good years

The Associated Press
Ohio State paid $25.6 million in bonuses in 2011

Monday, April 2
Columbus Dispatch
Ohio State men's basketball: Matta laments lack of execution late
Rob Oller commentary: Sometimes, pedigree is difference in big games
Ohio State notebook: Shooting woes perplex
Bob Hunter commentary: Don't write off young Buckeyes next season
Ohio State roundup: Buckeyes lose in baseball
Ohio State football: Running back commits to '13 class

Cleveland Plain Dealer
The day after: Ohio State ponders small production from their big men vs. Kansas
Four things Bill Livingston thinks about the NCAA Final Four (Special Ohio State Memorial Edition)

The Lantern
Basketball team receives ‘special' welcome home
Sullinger unsure of NBA Draft plan
No-holds-barred riots precede Final Four
Spring football practice 'like Christmas' for players

Mansfield News Journal
Buckeyes remain own toughest critics after Final Four loss
Sullinger, Thomas face decisions on future

Lorain Morning Journal
Another letdown: Ohio State continues trend of falling short

NBA next logical step for Sullinger
Meyer era begins, bringing plenty of change

The Associated Press
Ohio State's bench a no-show in Final Four loss
Next question for Buckeyes — Who is coming back next year?

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