Jim Tressel

Terrelle Pryor and Jim Tressel

Terrelle Pryor’s Lawyer Questions SI Story

The lawyer for Ohio State quarterback Terrelle Pryor has questioned the facts in a Sports Illustrated special report on the Buckeyes’ NCAA problems.

670 The Score–06/02/2011

Terrelle Pryor

UPDATED: Pryor Has License Reinstated

Head coach Jim Tressel was recently the center of controversy and an NCAA investigation at Ohio State, now it looks like that focus is shifting to quarterback Terrelle Pryor and his cars.

CBS Chicago–06/02/2011

Gene Smith (Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Ohio State President: Athletic Director’s Job Is Safe

Ohio State President Gordon Gee said Wednesday he expects university athletics director Gene Smith to keep his job.

670 The Score–06/01/2011

Jack Nicklaus (Photo by Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images)

Jack Nicklaus Defends Tressel

Even after the latest allegations against Jim Tressel, Ohio State legend Jack Nicklaus is not backing off his support for the former Buckeyes football coach.

670 The Score–05/31/2011

Terrelle Pryor's car

Pryor’s Cars Now Focus Of NCAA Investigation

On Monday, head coach Jim Tressel resigned as the Ohio State head football coach. The resignation stemmed from his cover up of players receiving improper benefits. On Tuesday, the NCAA turned it’s focus to one of those player, Terrelle Pryor, and his cars.


Terrelle Pryor

‘No Chance’ Pryor Plays Another Game As A Buckeye

In their last game of the 2010 season, Terrelle Pryor led the Ohio State Buckeyes to a 31-26 win in the Sugar Bowl. And as each day passes, and more reports about Pryor surface, it looks like that could prove to be his final college game.

670 The Score–05/31/2011

Jon Gruden

Report: Gruden Would Take OSU Job If Offered

Shortly after Jim Tressel resigned as Ohio State’s head coach, the speculation about his replacement started up. Two of the biggest the names that have been mentioned are Urban Meyer and Jon Gruden.

CBS Chicago–05/31/2011

Jim Tressel and Terrelle Pryor

Without Change, College Football Recruiting Will ‘Get Worse Every Year’

Once revered for being a beacon of integrity, Ohio State head football coach Jim Tressel signed on Monday, in the midst of a scandal. While the scandal is new to Tressel and Ohio State, it’s not new at all to college football.

670 The Score–05/31/2011

Jim Tressel

Sports Illustrated Probes Downfall Of Buckeyes’ Tressel

An investigation by Sports Illustrated delves into the decline and fall of Ohio Buckeyes coach Jim Tressel, who resigned Monday amid NCAA violations from a tattoo parlor scandal.

CBS Chicago–05/31/2011

Jim Tressel

Tressel Resigns As Buckeyes Head Coach

Ohio State head football coach Jim Tressel has resigned amid NCAA violations and mounting revelations that sullied the image of one of the nation’s top football programs.


Jim Tressel

Tressel Will Pay For His Own Legal Team

Jim Tressel will pay for his own defense lawyers as the Ohio State head coach faces charges that he was aware his players had received improper benefits and didn’t report it.


Terrelle Pryor and Jim Tressel

Report: OSU Looking Into Car Sales

Ohio State’s director of compliance is reviewing at least 50 car sales to Buckeyes athletes and relatives to see if they met NCAA rules, The Columbus Dispatch reported Saturday.

CBS Chicago–05/07/2011

Terrelle Pryor

Report: Ohio State Players Received $14K, SUV In Trades

A newspaper has reported that several Buckeye players traded dozens of items to the owner of a tattoo parlor, receiving tattoos, $14,000, and in one case a sport-utility vehicle.

CBS Chicago–04/28/2011

Jim Tressel

Muller: Jim Tressel Needs To Resign

No one likes it when they find out a person who they thought they could trust is a complete phony.

CBS Chicago–04/26/2011

Jim Tressel

NCAA Claims Tressel Lied To Keep Players On Field

The NCAA is claiming that 10-year coach Jim Tressel lied and withheld information to keep several of his players eligible and on the field after they had accepted improper benefits from the owner of a tattoo parlor.

CBS Chicago–04/25/2011

Jim Tressel

Tressel Apologizes For Rule Violations

Ohio State coach Jim Tressel apologized for letting people down Wednesday, and acknowledged that some may view him as a cheater in the wake of NCAA violations that resulted in a five-game suspension.


Auburn Tigers

Muller: Does The NCAA Need To Bring Back The Death Penalty?

There are plenty of other things that I should be focused on besides college football, but I just can’t help myself…college football is a complete mess.


Jim Tressel

Thompson: Tressel Offers NCAA Golden Opportunity

In a year when numerous big name college football programs have been sanctioned, the Buckeyes and Coach Jim Tressel have offered the NCAA a prime opportunity to make a resounding statement.


Jim Tressel

Thompson: Problems Long From Over For Buckeyes

A black cloud is hanging over The Ohio State University after five football players were suspended in December and now with Head Coach Jim Tressel not initially admitting to his prior knowledge of the players receiving improper benefits.


Terrelle Pryor and Jim Tressel

Wisch: Terrelle Pryor And Eric Gordon, Brothers in Harm

Four years ago, when Terrelle Pryor signed with Ohio State, he was hailed by the sweater-vested faithful as a conquering hero whose arrival in Columbus guaranteed a national championship.