December 6, 2018

News in a Nutshell: December 6th, 2018


No. 19 Ohio State Moves to 8-1 with 77-67 Win Over Illinois

The No. 19 Ohio State men’s basketball team topped Illinois, 77-67, Wednesday night at the United Center in Chicago.

106 Buckeyes Earn Fall Academic All-Big Ten Honors

Ohio State had 106 fall student-athletes named to the Academic All-Big Ten team, the conference announced Wednesday.

Buckeyes in the NFL – Week Thirteen

Check out this week’s Buckeyes in the NFL, including Taylor Decker’s first touchdown of his life.

Dwayne Haskins Named Heisman Trophy Finalist

 Dwayne Haskins is headed to New York City. Monday evening the sophomore quarterback was named a Heisman Trophy finalist by the Downtown Athletic Club.

Dorka Juhász Named Big Ten Freshman of the Week

Behind a pair of double-doubles and helping lead the Buckeyes to two wins, Dorka Juhász has been named the Big Ten Freshman of the Week.

Ohio State Buckeyes Are Rose Bowl Bound

After winning the program’s 37th Big Ten Conference championship last night in Indianapolis, No. 6 Ohio State (12-1) is headed to the Rose Bowl Game and will take on Pac 12 champion No. 9 Washington (10-3) on January 1, 2019, in Pasadena, Calif.

Myles Martin Earns B1G Wrestler of the Week Distinction

Myles Martin has been recognized as a Big Ten Co-Wrestler of the Week following his ‘Outstanding Wrestler’ performance at the 2018 Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invitational.

The Detroit News: Decker Relishes First Career Touchdown

Ever since Taylor Decker first stepped on a football field in first grade, he’s been pigeonholed as an offensive lineman. That’s where the biggest kids almost always end up. That changed on Sunday.

Seven Buckeyes Named to Academic All-Big Ten Team

Seven members of the Ohio State women’s volleyball team garnered Academic All-Big Ten honors, the conference announced Wednesday.

Urban Meyer to Retire, Ryan Day Named Ohio State Head Coach

Urban Meyer, who coached 17 collegiate teams to a record of 186-32, three national championships and the third-highest winning percentage in the history of major college football, will retire from coaching following Ohio State’s appearance Jan. 1 at the Rose Bowl Game.

Seventeen Buckeyes Earn Academic All Big-Ten Honors

Seventeen members of the 2018 Ohio State women’s soccer team have earned Academic All-Big Ten recognition, the conference office announced Wednesday.


Buckeyes Claim Second Straight B1G Crown

Ohio State moved to 12-1 and secured its second consecutive Big Ten championship with a 45-24 victory over Northwestern Saturday at Lucas Oil Field in Indianapolis.