Former Buckeye Kyle Coconis was leading the Ohio Amateur Championship heading into Friday's final round, but it was OSU senior Vaughn Snyder who rallied for the win. The Columbus Dispatch has the story. The Zanesville Times Recorder also has a story on Coconis and what is next for his golf career.
The Canton Repository has a story on the new inductees to the Stark County High School Football Hall of Fame, including former Buckeyes Tom Ecrement, Lin Houston and Bill Wentz.
The USA Today has a story on former OSU Rex Kern, who will join 19 others as a member of this year's class of inductees into the College Football Hall of Fame this weekend. Kern is also the subject of a feature story by the Ventura (Calif.) County Star.
Finally, Archie Griffin sizes up Tim Tebow's chances for a second Heisman Trophy in this story by Florida Today.
Friday, July 18
Men's basketball head coach Thad Matta has added another 7-footer to his Buckeye roster, this time in the form of UAB transfer Zisis Sarikopoulos. The Cleveland Plain Dealer has the story.
The Akron Beacon Journal has a feature story on new CBS lead college basketball analyst Craig Kellogg.
A fun ride for former OSU quarterback Justin Zwick is the subject of a story by the Mansfield News Journal.
Doug Lesmerises of the Cleveland Plain Dealer has a video breaking down the OSU football team's defense in 2008.
The Dispatch has an Olympic notebook, led with a note on former Buckeye Paul Hamm getting ready for an intrasquad meet Saturday that will determine whether he can remain on the U.S. gymnastics team.
Finally, the Lorain Morning Journal has a story from Jim Tressel's book signing in Lorain Thursday.
Thursday, July 17
Michael Redd is back in Columbus for his "Now or Never" event, a free program that combines basketball, music, fashion and life lessons with a spiritual bent at Lifestyle Communities Pavilion near Nationwide Arena this weekend. The Columbus Dispatch has the story.
Rob Oller of the Dispatch has a column on the wife of OSU AD Gene Smith, former Canadian Olympian Sheila Smith.
Kyle Nagel of the Dayton Daily News has a blog note on how lawmakers like their Ohio State football tickets.
The Zanesville Times Recorder has an update on how former OSU golfer Kyle Coconis is faring at the Ohio Amateur golf championship in Findlay.
Finally, The Associated Press (via the Zanesville Times Recorder) has a story on former Buckeye Greg Oden.
Wednesday, July 16
The Columbus Dispatch has an OSU football notebook, led with a note on how watching film this summer will help freshman quarterback Terrelle Pryor develop.
The Toledo Blade has a story on Columbus welcoming ESPN this week as part of the latter's "TitleTown USA" segments.
Finally, former Buckeye Kyle Coconis is in contention early at the Ohio Amateur golf championship in Findlay, and the Zanesville Times Recorder has the details.
Tuesday, July 15
Jim Tressel held a press conference Monday to promote his new book. The Columbus Dispatch has a story on Tressel and how his advice is in demand. The Cleveland Plain Dealer also has a story on Tressel's book.
Doug Lesmerises of the Plain Dealer has a blog entry on what Tressel had to say about Eugene Clifford, Mike Adams and Terrelle Pryor.
Archie Griffin will be the first athlete featured in a new Big Ten Network show, and the Akron Beacon Journal has the details.
Former Buckeye Bill Wentz is the subject of a feature story by the Canton Repository.
Former OSU tight end, and current Atlanta Falcon, Ben Hartsock hosted a football camp last weekend, and the Chillicothe Gazette has a story on Hartsock from the event.
The Detroit News has a story on the end of the Big Ten Network/Comcast squabble.
Finally, Michigan's new adidas jerseys were unveiled Monday, and the Toledo Blade has a story on the new look.
Monday, July 14
Doug Lesmerises of the Cleveland Plain Dealer has a video breaking down the 2008 OSU offense.
The Columbus Dispatch has a feature story on former OSU swimmer Gulsah Gunenc, who will participate in the upcoming Beijing Olympics. The Dispatch also has a list of athletes with Ohio State ties going to China.
OSU center Jimmy Cordle spoke on the pressure the Buckeyes will face this season in a story by the Chillicothe Gazette.
Finally, the Miami Herald is reporting that former Buckeye Craig Kellogg will replace Billy Packer as CBS's head men's basketball commentator.
Doug Lesmerises of the Plain Dealer has his "Hey, Doug!" OSU mailbag today.
The Dispatch has a feature story on preseason college football magazines.
Rob Oller of the Dispatch has a column on former Buckeye Greg Oden.
Finally, Bill Livingston of the Plain Dealer has a column on former Buckeye Robert Smith.