Without much fanfare Greg Oden was selected as the number one overall pick in the 2007 NBA Draft. What followed next saw fellow teammates selected within the next twenty selections. How will these former Buckeyes help their new teams? We take a look at each.
Daequan Cook's NBA dream has become a reality. Thursday night in the annual NBA draft, Cook was selected No. 21 overall in the first round by the Philadelphia 76ers and dealt to Miami afterwords. Kyle Lamb has more on reactions from Cook and his former high school assistant coach and mentor, Al Powell.
The Big Ten and a chance for an outright championship is on the line this week for Ohio State after Wisconsin's loss against Michigan State Tuesday. To take their second-stright outright title, Ohio State must first beat Penn State after nearly blowing a 24-point second-half lead last Wednesday. The possible clincher looms Sunday against Wisconsin. Kyle Lamb has a preview of tonight's game.
February 21, 2007
It's been a common theme this season for Ohio State: if it was a 41-minute game, they may have been in trouble. As it was, Ohio State used the 40 minutes allowed by rule to eek out a 64-62 victory on the road against Penn State. The Buckeyes survived a late run by the Nittany Lions in a game they led 40-19 at halftime. Kyle Lamb has postgame analysis and observations of the close encounter.
February 14, 2007