After not seeing the court during Ohio State's previous two games against North Carolina and California, sophomore guard Walter Offutt has chosen to pursue a transfer from the school and has left the team. Ohio State head coach Thad Matta announced the decision Tuesday morning ahead of this evening's game against Lipscomb.
November 24, 2009
William Buford has done plenty to surprise Ohio State fans this season, and he does not plan to let up next season. Find out what goals the freshman has for next season -- and he said he plans to stay for his sophomore year -- as well as what makes Walter Offutt a key member for the Buckeyes in this notebook.
March 20, 2009
Although he had only seen limited action to that point, Walter Offutt's 16 minutes of playing time March 3 against Iowa helped Ohio State pull out a key road victory. Take a look at Offutt's season, where he stands in his recovery and why he hasn't been able to carve out a bigger role for the Buckeyes.
March 10, 2009
Unfortunately for Walter Offutt, lightning struck twice. The Ohio State-bound senior guard from Indianapolis tore his ACL Thursday night, ending his senior season and hopes for an Indiana Mr. Basketball award. It was similar to the ACL-tear he suffered on his other knee just over two seasons ago. BuckeyeSports.com has more on this story.
December 8, 2007
The Ohio State basketball Recruit Tracker has been updated to reflect most games through Jan. 31, 2007. Find out the latest results and stats for Ohio State's loaded recruiting classes and targets in the 2007, 2008, 2009 and even 2010 classes.
January 30, 2007
Guard Walter Offutt of Indianapolis Warren Central committed to Ohio State last year, despite being just a sophomore. Offutt was in Columbus recently for OSU team camp and got a chance to spend time with the OSU coaching staff. Offutt talked with Kyle Lamb about the trip, his injury status, and much more. We also have a video clip of Offutt in action from OSU's camp.
June 22, 2006