With the OSU men's basketball team set for a key Big Ten Tournament showdown with Michigan State, the Columbus Dispatch has a feature story on Ohio State's guards, as well as a preview of this afternoon's game.
The Dispatch has a roundup of the first round action Thursday at the tournament, with Minnesota, Michigan and Illinois winning games. The Dispatch also has a note on how Big Ten commissioner Jim Delany says OSU should be in the NCAA Tournament.
Future men's basketball Buckeye William Buford took another step towards a OHSAA Division II title when Toledo Libbey knocked off previously unbeaten St. Paris Graham Thursday at Value City Arena in Columbus. The Toledo Blade has the story. The Blade also has a sidebar story on how the Cowboys struggled in the win.
The Dispatch has a Q&A article with Ohio State freshman rifle player James Clark, who has qualified for the NCAA championships.
Finally, the Dispatch has a note on how the OSU fencing team is doing at the NCAA championships going on in Columbus.