The Ohio State men's hockey team started strong Sunday, but could not hold a lead in a 4-2 loss to Ferris State. The Columbus Dispatch has a story on the Buckeyes' sixth straight loss.
The Dispatch has a story on how some former Buckeyes and other central Ohioans fared in the NFL Sunday. The Dispatch also has a national college football notebook and a college football insider. The Dispatch also has a note on OSU linebacker James Laurinaitis earning a national honor.
Doug Lesmerises of the Cleveland Plain Dealer has his weekly college football insider. The Plain Dealer also takes a look back at Saturday's win vs. Wisconsin in its Buckeye Leaves story. The Plain Dealer has a Heisman Trophy watch and a look at this week's top upcoming games.
The Mansfield News Journal has a story on Ohio State overcoming adversity.
The Lima News has a story on how the Buckeyes should not be overlooking Illinois this weekend.
The Lorain Morning Journal has a story on OSU solving Wisconsin's Florida-like defense.
The State Journal-Register of Springfield, Ill., has a story on whether Illinois can match up with OSU.
The Decatur (Ill.) Herald & Review has a story on how Illinois can gain respect with a win over the Buckeyes.