Buckeye Newsstand, March 29

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, March 29
Columbus Dispatch
Ohio State 73, Arizona 70: Three-peat for Buckeyes
Ohio State men's basketball notebook: Smith gets back on track
Ohio State men's basketball: Lineup changes successful
Bob Hunter commentary: Ross' basket had a little bit of Kobe to it
Ohio State football: Grant ready for promotion
Ohio State football notebook: Leggett, quarterback on 1954 team, dies at 79
Baseball: Rebuilt Buckeyes show signs of taking step forward

The Lantern
The shot Ohio State's LaQuinton Ross grew up to make
Among the Elite: 'Q' answers call to send Buckeyes to Elite 8
Ohio State football's Braxton Miller still ‘not the best fundamental quarterback in the country'
Ohio State baseball boasts 4-0 win streak, faces Spartans
In Big Ten men's tennis, fluctuations in weather make travel ‘tricky'
Ohio State men's volleyball bumped out of top 10, set to return home

Cleveland Plain Dealer
Dramatic 3-pointer by LaQuinton Ross propels Ohio State past Arizona, 73-70, in NCAA West Regional semi
Video: Doug Lesmerises on the shot that sent the Buckeyes to the Elite 8
Ohio State 3-1 all-time vs. Wichita State
Ohio State's LaQuinton Ross rescues Buckeyes: Bill Livingston
Doug Lesmerises' Four Things from Ohio State 73, Arizona 70
Fundamentally, it's a demanding spring for Ohio State's Braxton Miller (and his QB coach)

Dayton Daily News
Miller making strides, still has a ways to go

Canton Repository
New Philadelphia native, OSU football star Dave Leggett died Tuesday

Toledo Blade
Ross' 3 in final seconds sends Buckeyes past Arizona, 73-70
Buckeyes' Matta's comfort zone east of the Mississippi River

Arizona Daily Wildcat
Arizona Wildcats basketball ends season with heartbreaker, falls to Ohio State 73-70
Arizona Wildcats basketball seniors take a final bow, give valiant Sweet Sixteen effort

Arizona Daily Star
No. 2 Ohio St. 73, No. 6 Arizona 70: Wildcats asleep at the switch on last shot
Greg Hansen: If this is the worst thing, things are OK

Wichita (Kan.) Eagle
To the Elite Eight: Wichita State pounds La Salle 72-58
Bob Lutz: Shockers' incredible season rolls on

The Associated Press
LaQuinton Ross' late 3 sends Ohio State past Arizona
Wichita State 72, La Salle 58: Inside game leads way for Shockers
QB Braxton Miller making headway with Buckeyes

Thursday, March 28
Columbus Dispatch
Men's basketball: Buckeyes out of their comfort zone
Men's basketball: Arizona, Lyons benefit from move
Bob Hunter commentary: Game gives Matta, Miller another story to tell
Men's basketball: Ohio State-Arizona preview

The Lantern
Ohio State basketball cast as the favorite in Los Angeles
Frizzy ‘fro helps make Ohio State men's basketball's Amedeo Della Valle a fan fave
New recruits will add fresh ‘firepower' to Ohio State wrestling squad
Ohio State men's ice hockey completes last CCHA season, prepares for Big Ten hockey
Ohio State men's lacrosse looks toward Loyola

Cleveland Plain Dealer
Will Ohio State advance in the West? It depends which Arizona team shows up
NCAA Tournament 2013: How many Big Ten teams will make the Final Four?
Old friends Thad Matta and Sean Miller prepare for Ohio State-Arizona Sweet 16 NCAA showdown
Four things Doug Lesmerises thinks about Ohio State vs. Arizona

Fox Sports Ohio
PODCAST: Andre/Zac talk Sweet Sixteen

Canton Repository
Urban Meyer's stop in Canton: Part Three

Toledo Blade
Ohio State's Matta, Arizona's Miller have entwined relationship on, off court
Parallels to Tebow bestowed on Craft

Mansfield News Journal
Small lineup equals big victories for OSU
Buckeyes overwhelming favorite in West Regional

Lorain Morning Journal
Jared Sullinger still high in Boston Celtics' plan (Cavs notes)

Arizona Daily Wildcat
Wildcats basketball preview: containing Deshaun Thomas, raining from three
Arizona Wildcats basketball: time for higher competition

Arizona Daily Star
Greg Hansen: Arizona basketball will need luck, skill to make Elite Eight
Greg Hansen: 16 candles for Arizona basketball
Arizona basketball: Wildcats know tempo will rise against Buckeyes

The Associated Press
Coaching pals collide when Arizona faces Ohio State

Wednesday, March 27
Columbus Dispatch
Ohio State football: Bryant goes back to basics
Ohio State football notebook: Brown knows he needs to stand out at safety
Ohio State men's basketball: Thompson's dunks are 10s, but now he nails 3s
Rob Oller commentary: You can't say Ohio State won on missed call

The Lantern
Gene Smith: Ohio State not just a football school
Commentary: The curious, polarizing case of Ohio State men's basketball's Aaron Craft
Ohio State football's Jordan Hall still nursing injury, academic issues
10 Ohio State student-athletes up for Big Ten Medal of Honor

Cleveland Plain Dealer
Will Big Ten produce utter domination of the NCAA's Final Four? Doug Lesmerises analysis
Ohio State safety Christian Bryant is striving for soundness
Ohio State has most Sweet 16 experience, with nine games against teams remaining

Fox Sports Ohio
Aaron Craft - the next Tim Tebow?

Canton Repository
Are you ready for more March Madness?
Urban Meyer's stop in Canton: Part Two

Toledo Blade
OSU football, basketball teams working in tandem

Mansfield News Journal
Ross to the rescue for Buckeyes

Arizona Daily Wildcat
The tower of Tarczewski: Arizona Wildcats center hitting his stride at the right time
Ohio State's Craft could be determining factor in Sweet 16 matchup
Q&A with Ohio State beat writer Ari Wasserman

Arizona Daily Star
Arizona basketball: Longer road worth it
Greg Hansen: NCAA tourney brings old pals together

The Associated Press
Meyer concerned about his defensive front 7
Defensive stoppers to meet in West region

Tuesday, March 26
Columbus Dispatch
OSU Insider: Another Sweet 16 for Buckeyes
Ohio State men's basketball: A March man
Ohio State men's basketball: Stroke of fortune
Ohio State men's basketball: Thomas, Craft swap roles at crucial times
Ohio State football: Simon happy with workout for scouts
Fencing: Buckeyes finish fourth at NCAA championships

The Lantern
Ohio State coach Thad Matta, Arizona coach Sean Miller set for reunion
Offensive line ‘paving the way' for Ohio State football
With loss to Notre Dame, Ohio State men's ice hockey's season over
Commentary: It's only human nature to love March Madness
Ohio State men's tennis pushes home win streak to 163
Aaron Craft's decision blows Ohio State past Cyclones

Cleveland Plain Dealer
Ohio State Buckeyes guard Aaron Craft gets a big boost from his little sister
Doug Lesmerises on Ohio State in the Sweet 16 (video)
Notes on Ohio State and the Sweet 16
Four things on Ohio State and the Big Ten: Doug Lesmerises
Ohio State Buckeyes get a lift from LaQuinton Ross: NCAA Tournament Insider
With no memory for failure, Aaron Craft is all clutch for Ohio State's NCAA title dreams: Bill Livingston
Ohio State Buckeyes advance to Sweet 16 in NCAA Tournament 2013 with 78-75 win over Iowa State

Fox Sports Ohio
Fortunate Buckeyes advance to Los Angeles

Canton Repository
Urban Meyer shows Northeast Ohio roots, talks Buckeyes at Spring Kick-Off
Meyer reflects on 'refreshing' year at Ohio State
Video: Ohio State's Urban Meyer talks 2012 season
Urban Meyer's stop in Canton: Part One
Video: Ohio State's Urban Meyer fields questions
Meyer rolls with punch, draws plenty of laughter at HOF luncheon

Mansfield News Journal
Buckeyes avoid becoming a bad headline
Craft overcomes bad stretch with game-winner

Toledo Blade
Buckeye big shots: Findlay's Sorenson, Craft are OSU heroes 45 years apart
A Crafty victory: Buckeyes advance to Sweet 16

Lima News
OSU backfield has thunder, searching for lightning

Akron Beacon Journal
OSU's Urban Meyer offers fans a glimpse inside
Ohio State football: Urban Meyer pledges allegiance to Browns and Bengals

Arizona Daily Wildcat
Arizona basketball's Miller and Ohio State's Matta go way back
Arizona Wildcats basketball: UA will be looking out for Ohio State's Craft, Thomas

Arizona Daily Star
Arizona basketball: Friends Miller, Matta turn enemies for day

The Associated Press
Final Four = only teams from the Big Ten?
Iowa State's Clyburn won't dispute charge call
Buckeyes top Iowa State in thriller, 78-75

Sunday, March 24
Columbus Dispatch
Ohio State football: Offensive line much more established this season
Ohio State football: Illinois defensive lineman joins 2014 recruiting class
NCAA Men's Tournament: Iowa State next test for Ohio State defense
Game preview: Ohio State vs. Iowa State
Bob Hunter commentary: Ravenel could be the key player today
Men's college hockey | Notre Dame 3, Ohio State 1: Buckeyes don't generate scoring chances
Ohio State roundup: Logan Stieber repeats wrestling title

The Lantern
Ohio State's Logan Stieber captures 2nd-straight national championship
After stifling Iona, Ohio State's defense in need of similar effort against Iowa State

Cleveland Plain Dealer
Ohio State's NCAA Tournament answer to Iowa State's 3-pointers? Be in two places at once
Doug Lesmerises: Four things about Ohio State and the Big Ten in the NCAA Tournament
Ohio State walkon and St. Ed grad Jake Lorbach trades his dorm room for a better seat on the bench: NCAA Tournament notes
Ohio State Buckeyes' tough defense makes offense a slippery slope for opponents: Bill Livingston

Fox Sports Ohio
Preview: Ohio State vs. Iowa State
Notre Dame outlasts Ohio State 3-1 in CCHA semis

Ames (Iowa) Tribune
Men's Basketball: Ohio State's Thomas presents problems for ISU's defense

Mansfield News Journal
Defense in Craft's DNA

Canton Repository
A life wasted: Erick Howard says how drugs, injury led to prison

Dayton Daily News
Ohio State, others hopeful of ending NCAA title drought

The Associated Press
Ohio State faces Iowa State with Sweet 16 bid on the line

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