Michael Arace of the Columbus Dispatch has a column on the Ohio State men's ice hockey team, who lost a heartbreaking 4-3 home game Friday night in overtime. The South Bend Tribune has a recap of the Irish victory. The Columbus Dispatch has a feature story on Thad Matta using sophomore Evan Turner at point guard. The Dispatch also has some notes on OSU's game today vs. Minnesota.
Freshman center B.J. Mullens is the subject of a Cleveland Plain Dealer story.
The Canton Repository has a story on Michigan football coach Rich Rodriguez targeting players in Stark County.
Friday, February 6
The Columbus Dispatch has a feature story on recent football signee Duron Carter, son of OSU great Cris Carter.
The Cleveland Plain Dealer has a OSU football insider notebook.
The women's basketball Buckeyes beat Purdue last night at Value City Arena, and the Dispatch has a game recap.
The recent legal troubles for former Buckeye Terry Glenn are the subject of a Dispatch note.
The Lorain Morning Journal has a story on Terrelle Pryor getting ready for the 2009 season.
Finally, Bob Hunter of the Dispatch has a column of OSU notes in his weekly Rumblings column.
Thursday, February 5
Ohio State added 25 football players on National Signing Day and the Columbus Dispatch, Cleveland Plain Dealer, Canton Repository, Dayton Daily News, Lima News, Lorain Morning Journal and The Associated Press (via the Mansfield News Journal) have stories on OSU's haul.
The Toledo Blade has a story on Toledo native Jack Newhort.
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette has a story on OSU's recruiting success in Pennsylvania.
The Cleveland Plain Dealer has a story on two Florida running backs who will sign letters of intent to go to Ohio State today.
The men's basketball Buckeyes earned an impressive overtime victory against Purdue Tuesday night at Value City Arena. The Columbus Dispatch, Indianapolis Star, Lafayette (Ind.) Courier and Journal, Plain Dealer and The Associated Press (via the Lima News) have game recaps.
Bob Hunter of the Dispatch has a column on an upswing for Thad Matta's team during a roller-coaster season.
Tuesday, February 3
The Columbus Dispatch has a feature story on Ohio State's athletic department tightening its belt. The Dispatch also has a note on the athletic department selling men's basketball tickets for $5.
Alex Boone was arrested in California this past weekend, and the former Buckeye lineman's incident is the subject of stories by the Dispatch, Cleveland Plain Dealer, Dayton Daily News and Lorain Morning Journal.
Recruit Reid Fragel is the subject of a Toledo Blade story.
The Dispatch has a story on OSU receivers coach Darrell Hazell's reaction to former Buckeye Santonio Holmes winning the Super Bowl for the Pittsburgh Steelers.
The Associated Press (via the Mansfield News Journal) has a story on Tressel moving ahead despite critics.
Monday, February 2
Former Buckeye Santonio Holmes led the Pittsburgh Steelers to their sixth Super Bowl title Sunday night and was named the game's MVP. Rob Oller of the Columbus Dispatch has a column on how Holmes was an unlikely hero. The Cleveland Plain Dealer has video of Holmes' game-winning catch. The Canton Repository has a story on the Steelers' Ohio connections.
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette also has a story on Holmes.
Dave Hyde of the South Florida Sun Sentinel says Holmes saved the Steelers.
Future football Buckeye Jaamal Berry is the subject of a Dispatch story.
The Plain Dealer has a Big Ten basketball insider story on Indiana.
Finally, The Associated Press (via the Toledo Blade) has a note on Ohio State's athletic department being in the red.
Sunday, February 1
The Ohio State men's basketball team outlasted host Indiana Saturday night. The Columbus Dispatch, Cleveland Plain Dealer, Indianapolis Star and The Associated Press (via the Mansfield News Journal) have game recaps.
The Dayton Daily News has a story on former Buckeye Cris Carter, who was snubbed again on Saturday in the voting for the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
The Dispatch has a feature story on OSU's football recruiting class (so far).
Doug Lesmerises of the Plain Dealer has his Hey, Doug! OSU mailbag.