Site now No. 1 among official collegiate athletics pages
COLUMBUS, Ohio The official Ohio State Buckeyes Facebook page recently topped 20,000 fans. With a fan count of 21,395 as of midday Friday, Ohio State has the largest Facebook fan base among official collegiate athletics sites. On Facebook’s sports fan page listing, Ohio State surpassed Georgia’s fan total (21,360) earlier this week.
Started in 2007, Ohio State’s Facebook page allows fans and visitors to view videos and photo galleries of Buckeye athletics events, as well as submit their own photos, messages and contribute to discussion boards. In addition, a constant feed of updated news on all 36 varsity sports is provided and linked by OhioStateBuckeyes.com, the official Web site of Buckeye athletics.
The Ohio State Facebook page can be accessed by visiting www.OhioStateBuckeyes.com/forthefans page and clicking on the Facebook icon or by directly visiting facebook.com and entering Ohio State Buckeyes.
Ohio State athletics also features its own official channel on YouTube at http://www.youtube.com/user/OhioStateBuckeyescom, where fans can view videos of interviews, feature stories and game highlights.
As always, fans can access the most up-to-date news, scores and schedules, statistics, photos and videos at www.OhioStateBuckeyes.com.