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Ohio State men‘s basketball | Buckeyes offer two new 2019 prospects

Ohio State men‘s basketball | Buckeyes offer two new 2019 prospects

Adam Jardy The Columbus Dispatch The April evaluation period has concluded, and the two newest scholarship offers extended by Ohio State have come to light. Here’s a look at the two newest players in the class of 2019 to hold offers from the Buckeyes. Zeke Nnaji A three-star power forward […]

Crew Cuts: Williams‘ multi-sport background rare in pro soccer

Crew Cuts: Williams‘ multi-sport background rare in pro soccer

Andrew Erickson The Columbus Dispatch An interesting nugget surfaced over the weekend, as the seven rounds of the NFL Draft played out. According to Tracking Football, 88 percent of players drafted played multiple sports in high school. That might hold true in football, where games are limited to just a […]

Clippers 10, Bats 6 | Clippers score in first five innings

Clippers 10, Bats 6 | Clippers score in first five innings

Brandon Barnes had two hits and three RBI, and the visiting Clippers scored in each of the first five innings and withstood a late rally by the Louisville Bats to win 10-6 on Tuesday night before 4,739 at Slugger Field. Mike Papi added a double and two RBI for the […]

Men‘s volleyball | Ohio State reaches NCAA semifinal

Men‘s volleyball | Ohio State reaches NCAA semifinal

Bill Rabinowitz The Columbus Dispatch Ohio State’s hopes for a third straight men’s volleyball national championship are still alive after a dramatic five-set victory over UC Irvine on Thursday night. Ohio State (25-5), the No. 5 seed, defeated the fourth-seeded Anteaters 25-19, 22-25, 25-23, 22-25, 16-14 at UCLA’s Pauley Pavilion […]

NBA playoffs | Cavaliers 113, Raptors 112 (OT): James has triple-double as Cleveland wins Game 1

NBA playoffs | Cavaliers 113, Raptors 112 (OT): James has triple-double as Cleveland wins Game 1

IAN HARRISON, Associated Press TORONTO — LeBron James had 26 points, 13 assists and 11 rebounds, J.R. Smith scored 20 points and the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Toronto Raptors 113-112 in overtime on Tuesday night to win Game 1 of their second-round playoff series. Kyle Korver scored 19 points, including […]

Former Ohio University basketball coach Larry Hunter on life support after stroke

Former Ohio University basketball coach Larry Hunter on life support after stroke

Mark Znidar The Columbus Dispatch Former Ohio University basketball players were stunned and saddened when Larry Hunter, who won 702 games in 37 seasons as a coach at OU and two other colleges, suffered a massive stroke Sunday and is on life support less than two months after he retired. […]

A car accident ended his NFL career, but Isaiah Pead found another dream

A car accident ended his NFL career, but Isaiah Pead found another dream

Steve Blackledge The Columbus Dispatch Almost from the moment he regained consciousness after a single-car accident on Nov. 12, 2016, in which he lost most of his left leg, a promising pro football career and nearly his life, Isaiah Pead began plotting his next move. “When I woke up with […]

Ohio State men‘s basketball | Analysis: Buckeyes return little lineup experience

Ohio State men‘s basketball | Analysis: Buckeyes return little lineup experience

Adam Jardy The Columbus Dispatch Ohio State’s roster is set for the 2018-19 season, but it’s not yet time to completely turn the page from Chris Holtmann’s first season. With a full year’s worth of statistics, let’s take a look at which lineups worked best for the Buckeyes last season, […]

MLB | Rangers 8, Indians 6: Gallo, Kiner-Falefa homer in 12th to lead Texas to a win

MLB | Rangers 8, Indians 6: Gallo, Kiner-Falefa homer in 12th to lead Texas to a win

Gallo, Kiner-Falefa homer in 12th to lead Texas to a win STEVE HERRICK, Associated Press CLEVELAND — The Texas Rangers were on the verge of another difficult loss Tuesday night when they were saved by their offense. Joey Gallo and Isiah Kiner-Falefa homered on consecutive pitches off Nick Goody in the […]

MLB | Brewers 7, Reds 6: Braun snaps tie with double, handing Milwaukee another win

MLB | Brewers 7, Reds 6: Braun snaps tie with double, handing Milwaukee another win

JOE KAY, AP Sports Writer CINCINNATI — A resurgent night for the Brewers‘ struggling offense ended with the bullpen stealing the show again. Ryan Braun‘s two-run double put Milwaukee ahead to stay, and Jeremy Jeffress escaped a two-on, one-out threat in the eighth by fanning Joey Votto, preserving a 7-6 […]