Former Buckeye great Bill Willis passed away passed away Tuesday night at age 86. The Columbus Dispatch and The Associated Press (via the Dayton Daily News) have stories on his passing, while Bob Hunter of the Dispatch has a column on the football standout.
The Dispatch has a national college football notebook and a note on an award OSU defensive coordinator Jim Heacock is up for. The Dispatch also has a story on a man who has plead guilty to writing bad checks in order to get into Ohio State football games.
The Cleveland Plain Dealer has a story on the OSU football team working to prevent a repeat of last season's bowl failure.
The Dayton Daily News has a story on the football Buckeyes, who will be big Oklahoma fans this weekend.
Jon Spencer of the Mansfield News Journal has a column on a potential OSU-West Virginia title game.
The Plain Dealer has a story on the Buckeyes' challenge tonight in trying to stop UNC's Tyler Hansbrough.
Finally, the Dispatch has a story on a pair of authors who traveled the country talking to some of the best college basketball coaches in the country for a book they wrote. They will be in Columbus tonight for the OSU-UNC game.