The Buckeye men's basketball team plays for the preseason NIT championship tonight. The Columbus Dispatch has a story on Ohio State hoping for another big game from freshman Kosta Koufos. The Associated Press (via the Toledo Blade) also has a story on Koufos.
Former Buckeye receiver Anthony Gonzalez has a break-out perfomance Thursday night as the Indianapolis Colts carved up the Atlanta Falcons. The Indianapolis Star has a game recap and a story on Gonzo's big game.
The Dayton Daily News has a story on what Ohio State's football team needs to have happen to get back in the BCS title picture.
The Cleveland Plain Dealer has an update on Michigan's football coaching search.
Gary Ogle of the Mansfield News Journal has a column on the good week Mansfield sports fans have had, including OSU's win over Michigan.
The Corvallis (Ore.) Gazette-Times has a Portland Trail Blazers notebook, led with how Greg Oden is keeping busy while rehabbing his knee.