Men’s Basketball: ‘A chance to advance’: Owens embraces new opportunity

Men’s Basketball: ‘A chance to advance’: Owens embraces new opportunity

Assistant coach Jack Owens speaks with media June 15. Credit: Jacob Benge | Sports Editor Jack Owens’ career as a basketball coach spans over two decades, and his experience will only grow at Ohio State. He spent the last five seasons as the head coach of Miami (Ohio) and over 10 years as an assistant … Read more

Carmen’s Crew Won’t Play In The Basketball Tournament In 2022

Although Carmen’s Crew previously announced plans to participate in this summer’s rendition of The Basketball Tournament, head coach and general manager Jared Sullinger issued a statement on Tuesday saying the Ohio State alumni team won’t be able to compete. “Since 2017, we’ve greatly enjoyed the opportunity to get back together and represent The Ohio State … Read more

Ohio State Football, Basketball Programs Welcome Freshmen To Campus

Although the start of fall camp is still two months away, the Ohio State football program welcomed the remaining members of its 2022 recruiting class to campus this weekend. The group includes five-star safety Sonny Styles; four-star running back Dallan Hayden; four-star wide receivers Kojo Antwi and Kaleb Brown; four-star offensive tackle Tegra Tshabola; four-star … Read more

Projecting Ohio State basketball’s starters, key players for 2022-2023

We are now a few months removed from a hard-fought loss in the NCAA Tournament against No. 2 seed Villanova by the Ohio State basketball team. To say that the 2021-2022 season was one of the ups and downs would be an understatement of epic proportions. In fact, it might be a little more characterized … Read more

Ohio State basketball just inside CBS Sports’ way-too-early rankings

The college basketball season is still months away, but we’re always looking forward to the possibility of next season. When it comes to Ohio State, this winter’s team is going to look a lot different than the one that walked off the court after the second-round loss of the NCAA Tournament. With the transfer portal … Read more

Former Ohio State hoops forward Kyle Young retiring from basketball

Former Ohio State forward Kyle Young announced his retirement from basketball on Thursday. If you follow OSU athletics – and if you are here there’s a good chance you do – then there are two things about Young you know. First, he was plagued by injuries throughout his career in Columbus. Second, and more importantly, … Read more

Chris Holtmann announces staff promotions

Things continue to take shape with the Ohio State basketball team this offseason. Head coach Chris Holtmann and staff have been very active in the transfer portal, and now, the guy running the show has announced some staff promotions. The most notable promotion is the announcement of Jake Diebler to Associate Head Coach as well … Read more

Branham to hire agent, remain in NBA draft pool

Ohio State freshman guard Malaki Branham (22) speaks to the media before the second round of the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament March 19. Credit: Mackenzie Shanklin | Photo Editor Freshman guard Malaki Branham announced Wednesday he intends to hire an agent and officially remain in the 2022 NBA draft. Branham, who declared April 1 he’d … Read more

Ohio State basketball head coaches ranked by total career wins at OSU

The Ohio State basketball program may not be known as a blue blood on the hardcourt like it is on the gridiron, but it’s still got a history many programs would be jealous of. In fact, OSU is among the leaders in Final Four appearances and Big Ten championships. To reach those ends, the Buckeye … Read more

Big Ten announces future basketball and football championship venues

Jul 22, 2021; Indianapolis, Indiana, USA; Big 10 commissioner Kevin Warren speaks to the media during Big 10 media days at Lucas Oil Stadium. Credit: Robert Goddin-USA TODAY Sports “We are thrilled to bring marquee conference events such as the Big Ten Football Championship Game and the Big Ten Basketball Tournaments to world-class cities and … Read more