Ohio State Buckeyes

Ohio State players celebrate their Big Ten championship. (Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Emma: Buckeyes Are Deserving Of College Football Playoff Spot

A 59-0 thrashing of the Wisconsin Badgers proved that the Buckeyes are elite.

CBS Chicago–12/07/2014

Michigan coach Brady Hoke, eft, and Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly. (Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Baffoe: End Of Notre Dame-Michigan Rivalry A Perfect NCAA Metaphor

Saturday’s game is the last on the docket between the Wolverines and Irish.

CBS Chicago–09/05/2014

49ers pass rusher Aldon Smith. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: I See Alonzo Spellman In Aldon Smith

Maybe we should be quicker to help troubled 49ers pass rusher Aldon Smith than to criticize him.

CBS Chicago–04/15/2014

Boston Celtics v Sacramento Kings

Celtics’ Sullinger Arrested After Assault Call

Massachusetts prosecutors say Boston Celtics forward Jared Sullinger has been arrested on domestic violence-related charges.

09/03/2013

Michigan coach Brady Hoke. (Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Hoke Invites Boy Who Named Cancer ‘Michigan’ To Ohio State Game

Hoke invited a young Ohio State fan who named his cancer “Michigan” to see the Buckeyes play the Wolverines.

CBS Chicago–07/23/2013

Carlos Hyde. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Buckeyes’ Top RB Hyde Suspended From Team

It was not a good weekend for the Ohio State football team.

CBS Chicago–07/22/2013

Ohio State Buckeyes football helmet. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

12-Year-Old Buckeyes Fan Names Brain Cancer ‘Michigan’ – And He’s Beating It

For 12-year-old Buckeyes fan Grant Reed, the rallying cry “Beat Michigan” has a profound meaning.

CBS Chicago–07/09/2013

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Iona’s NCAA Dream Dies; Ohio State Machine Rolls Into The Next Round

Sam Thompson reached back with his right hand, snared the slightly off-target pass and dunked it in one forceful motion, providing Ohio State with its grandest slam. And far from the only one.

03/23/2013

Iona coach Tim Cluess (credit: Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

Iona Takes Aim At Major Upset; Can The Gaels Take Down Mighty Ohio State?

Even though Ohio State hasn’t fared all that well in Dayton since he’s been the head coach — never made it through the opening weekend of the NCAA tournament intact — it’s still the place for his fondest college basketball memory.

03/22/2013

Brandon Paul and D.J. Richardson. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Hoge: Examining The Floor/Ceiling For The Big Ten’s Eight Contenders

Let’s take a look at the floor and ceiling for each Big Ten contender as the regular season nears an end.

CBS Chicago–02/20/2013

Keith Appling.  (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Silverman: Forget Football, Big Ten Is Now A Basketball Conference

The 2012-13 college basketball season has been even better than most for the Big Ten. This is the year that the Big Ten is talented, powerful and deep.

CBS Chicago–02/14/2013

Michigan Wolverines guard Tim Hardaway Jr. celebrates during the first half while playing the Ohio State Buckeyes at Crisler Center on February 5, 2013 in Ann Arbor, Michigan.(Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

No. 3 Michigan Beats No. 10 Ohio State 76-74 In OT

Tim Hardaway Jr. kept Michigan in the game when the Wolverines weren’t playing a whole lot of defense. Then he ended it by smothering Ohio State’s final chance of overtime.

02/05/2013

Deshaun Thomas #1 of the Ohio State Buckeyes drives to the basket to score two of his game-high 25 points past Mike Bruesewitz #31 of the Wisconsin Badgers in the second half on January 29, 2013 at Value City Arena in Columbus, Ohio. Ohio State defeated Wisconsin 58-49.  (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Thomas Scores 25 To Lead Buckeyes Over Badgers

Deshaun Thomas scored 25 points, including 10 during a game-breaking 15-0 second-half run, to lead No. 11 Ohio State past Wisconsin 58-49 on Tuesday night.

01/29/2013

Ohio State Buckeyes.  (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Ohio State President Claims He Was At A Non-Existent Basketball Game

Ohio State president E. Gordon Gee was born in 1944, but that didn’t stop good ol’ Gee from heading to the Twitter world to express his excitement for Monday night’s Ohio State- Wisconsin game at the Jerome Schottenstein Center in Ohio.

670 The Score–01/29/2013

Illinois head coach John Groce. (Photo by Michael Hickey/Getty Images)

Wisch: Illini Need To Keep Rebounding – In More Ways Than One

The Fighting Illini are an imperfect basketball team.

CBS Chicago–01/12/2013

Corey Brown #10 of the Ohio State Buckeyes scores a touchdown on a 14-yard pass reception in the second half against the Michigan Wolverines at Ohio Stadium on November 24, 2012 in Columbus, Ohio.  (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Ohio State Beats Michigan 26-21 To Finish Undefeated

The only thing Urban Meyer lost during his first season at Ohio State was his cool — at the end of the last game. Carlos Hyde ran for 146 yards and the fourth-ranked Buckeyes’ defense shut out No. 20 Michigan in the second half to grab a bruising 26-21 win on Saturday, completing an improbable 12-0 season for the Buckeyes.

11/24/2012

Rod Smith #2 is congratulated Evan Spencer #16, both of the Ohio State Buckeyes, after scoring a touchdown against the Illinois Illini during the second quarter on November 3, 2012 at Ohio Stadium in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by Kirk Irwin/Getty Images)

Hyde Scores 3 TDs, Buckeyes Crush Illini 52-22

Carlos Hyde rushed for 137 yards and three touchdowns and Braxton Miller passed for two scores and ran for another to lead No. 6 Ohio State past Illinois 52-22 on Saturday.

11/03/2012

Braxton Miller lays on the ground after getting injured in the fourth quarter against Purdue. (Photo by Kirk Irwin/Getty Images)

OSU Says Braxton Miller Didn’t Suffer A Concussion Despite Being Hospitalized

Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller was hurt late in the third quarter of the seventh-ranked Buckeyes’ victory over Purdue on Saturday.

CBS Chicago–10/20/2012

Ohio State University Athletics Director Gene Smith (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Hoge On College Football: Gene Smith Robbed Ohio State (And Big Ten) Of 2012

Sure, Terrelle Pryor and Jim Tressel caused the mess, but Smith’s careless decision to play in the Gator Bowl last year likely cost Ohio State a chance at the National Championship this season.

CBS Chicago–10/17/2012

Tom Crean. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

IU Tops Hoops Coaches Poll; 5 Big Ten Teams, Notre Dame Ranked

Indiana is back on top of the college basketball world. At least to start the season.

CBS Chicago–10/17/2012

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