In front of a loud crowd at St. John Arena, Ohio State cruised by California in the second round of the NIT. The Columbus Dispatch, Cleveland Plain Dealer, Toledo Blade and The Associated Press (via the Akron Beacon Journal) have the story.
Bob Hunter of the Dispatch has a column on the different atmospheres at St. John and Value City Arena.
Next up for the Buckeyes is Dayton, who defeated Illinois State on the road last night to set up an in-state showdown between two of the most storied programs in Ohio. The Dayton Daily News has a recap of UD's win.
The UD-OSU tilt will have a late tipoff on ESPN, and the Dispatch has details.
The Dispatch has a Q&A article with former Buckeye receiver Anthony Gonzalez.
Finally, the Zanesville Times Recorder has a story on OSU golfer – and Zanesville native – Kyle Coconis.