This was not where Ohio State was aiming to play its final games of the 2007-08 season. Without a bid to play in the NCAA Tournament, the Buckeyes wound up as the No. 1 seed in the NIT Tournament and will play Tuesday night. Take a look as to how OSU wound up in this situation.
March 16, 2008
Ohio State took to the court against Michigan State prepared to completely solidify its tournament resume. Instead, the Spartans pulled out the victory and sent the Buckeyes home with a hard-fought loss. Now, as Tom Petty once said, "The waiting is the hardest part" as the Buckeyes count the hours until Selection Sunday.
March 14, 2008
For much of the 2007-08 season, Ohio State postgame press conferences have seemed as much like a hostage situation as a chance to further analyze what had just transpired on the court. Following the team's big victory on senior day against the Michigan State Spartans, it was a much more relaxed team that greeted reporters.
March 10, 2008
As Ohio State was headed down the stretch in its game against Purdue, head coach Thad Matta sat superstar freshman Kosta Koufos and replaced him with senior reserve Matt Terwilliger. The move paid off in a big way when the Buckeyes upset the Boilermakers thanks in part to an inspired performance by Terwilliger.
March 6, 2008
For all the pregame hype and all the bluster made about the game between Ohio State and Florida, a game Buckeye fans desperately wanted for revenge finally went the way of the Scarlet and Gray. Ohio State overcame a slow start and improved to 8-3 with a convincing victory against a team that defeated them twice one season ago.
December 22, 2007
Buckeye fans are going to have to wait a little while to see the debut of super freshman center Greg Oden. In the meantime, an improved Matt Terwilliger will be filling Oden's role and going up against some of the nation's best big men in the tough non-conference schedule. Read on for more.
November 1, 2006
Break out your dancing shoes. The NCAA Tournament is here. Second-seeded Ohio State will open up play against 15th-seeded Davidson on Friday at 12:15 at UD Arena. We have a game preview, including comments from OSU head coach Thad Matta, as well as players Jamar Butler, Ron Lewis and Matt Terwilliger. Terwilliger will be a game-time decision.
March 16, 2006