The Columbus Dispatch has a story on how patience could be a virtue for those wanting Rose Bowl tickets. Sticking with the bowl, the Dispatch also has a story on Oregon's growth this season.
Finally, the Dispatch has an OSU sports roundup, led with a note on the victorious women's volleyball team in the first round of the NCAA tournament.
Friday, December 4
The Rose Bowl will pit the Buckeyes against the Ducks thanks to Oregon's Civil War victory against Oregon State last night. The Oregonian, Eugene Register-Guard, Corvallis Gazette-Times and The Associated Press (via the Canton Repository) have game recaps. You can read more about the Ducks' victory on the Oregonian's UO page. The Gazette-Times also has plenty of additional Civil War coverage.
The Dispatch has a story on the OSU women's volleyball team, which begins NCAA tournament play tonight with a match vs. Cincinnati at St. John Arena.
The Dispatch has a story on former Buckeye basketball player Anthony Crater getting suspended from South Florida's team for failing a second drug test.
Thursday, December 3
The Ohio State men's basketball team clinched the Big Ten's victory in the Big Ten-ACC Challenge with a win against Florida State. The Columbus Dispatch, Cleveland Plain Dealer, Tallahassee Democrat and The Associated Press (via the Canton Repository) have game recaps.
Ohio State's opponent in the Rose Bowl will be determined tonight when Oregon and Oregon State face off in the Civil War. The Oregonian has a story on on Chip Kelly's Ducks, while the Corvallis Gazette Times has a story on the Beavers.
The Dispatch has a short note on the passing of former OSU wreslting coach Casey Fredericks.
Finally, the Plain Dealer has a story on Ohio State head football coach Jim Tressel visiting top recruit Seantrel Henderson.
Wednesday, December 2
Florida State head coach Bobby Bowden resigned on Tuesday, brining up old memories of Woody Hayes' firing for Columbus Dispatch columnist Bob Hunter. Bowden's departure leads a college football notebook by the Dispatch, and the Dispatch also stories on Cincinnati and Ohio U. football. The Dispatch also has a short note on Tressel moving up the active all-time leaders in coaching victories because of Bowden's move.
The Ohio State men's basketball team will host Florida State tonight in the Big Ten-ACC Challenge. The Dispatch has a story on the sizable test the Buckeyes face against the Seminoles. The Associated Press (via the Dispatch) has a look at Tuesday's Challenge action in its basketball roundup.
Luke Winn of Sports Illustrated has posted some of his Big Ten-ACC Challenge thoughts.
The Cleveland Plain Dealer has a story on Dallas Lauderdale upon his return to the Thad Matta's starting lineup.
The Toledo Blade has a story previewing the matchup between the Buckeyes and Seminoles.
The Holland (Mich.) Sentinel has a feature story on incoming Ohio State women's hockey player Becky Allis.
The Dispatch has an Ohio State men's basketball Insider notebook. The Big Ten-ACC Challenge also began on Monday with Penn State winning on the road at Virginia. The Associated Press (via the Dispatch) leads its college basketball roundup with a short recap.
The Saints pasted the Patriots last night on Monday Night Football, and former Buckeye defensive standout Malcolm Jenkins made his second start of the season in the victory. The New Orleans Times-Picayune has a Saints notebook with a note about halfway down on Jenkins' performance.
Finally, the Dispatch has an Ohio State wrestling story on the program's newcomers.
Monday, November 30
The Ohio State women's basketball team faced some on-court adversity for the first time this season before rallying to defeat California in the Buckeye Classic championship game. The Columbus Dispatch, The Associated Press (via the Zanesville Times Recorder) and the Cleveland Plain Dealer have game recaps.
Finally, the Dispatch has a short note on the OSU women's volleyball team earning a NCAA tournament bid.
Sunday, November 29
The Columbus Dispatch has a story on Ohio State's offensive line and its turnaround following the Buckeyes' loss to Purdue. The Dispatch also has a look back at the 2009 regular season.
The women's basketball Buckeyes face California today in the finals of the Buckeye Classic. The Dispatch has a story on OSU's early-season success before taking on the 22nd-ranked Bears.
Finally, Ray Stein of the Dispatch has his weekly editor's mailbox.