July
22,
2021
| 15:57 PM America/New_York

Ohio State track and field stars ready to shine in their Olympic moment

Five current and former Buckeyes will run, jump and throw for gold in Tokyo

For many Olympic athletes, the scenes and the setting of the summer games are iconic: the torch lighting at the opening ceremony, the anthems playing as medals are adorned or the bombastic notes from
June
28,
2021
| 16:56 PM America/New_York

Ohio State leadership supports DeWine’s action on NIL rights

Executive order to support student-athletes takes effect July 1

An executive order signed today by Gov. Mike DeWine will allow college student-athletes in Ohio to benefit financially from their name, image and likeness. The Ohio State University supports the
June
17,
2021
| 13:50 PM America/New_York

Adelaide Aquilla and Justin Fields are Ohio State’s Athletes of the Year

Both are also in the running for Big Ten honors

Record-setting quarterback Justin Fields (football) and NCAA and Big Ten shot put champion Adelaide Aquilla (track and field) are The Ohio State University’s 2021 Male and Female Athletes of the
June
01,
2021
| 13:03 PM America/New_York

Ohio State football season tickets now on sale

Seat selection in July and August; Athletic Department strongly encouraging vaccination

The Ohio State Department of Athletics today announced a number of important dates regarding 2021 football season tickets, including the renewal of season tickets and the sale of new season tickets
May
25,
2021
| 09:28 AM America/New_York
A bill proposed by State Sen. Niraj Antani would allow college student-athletes in Ohio to benefit financially from their name, image and likeness.
May
20,
2021
| 13:27 PM America/New_York

Coach of the Year honor No. 10 for Karen Dennis

Dennis was selected unanimously by her track and field and cross country coaching peers

Karen Dennis, The Ohio State University director of track and field and cross country, has been unanimously selected by her coaching peers as the 2021 Big Ten Conference women’s outdoor coach of the
April
19,
2021
| 14:05 PM America/New_York

Wexner Medical Center takes the field

COVID-19 health care warriors participate in Spring Game coin toss

This wasn’t the way either of them had imagined spending their Saturday, but really, what could be better?
April
08,
2021
| 14:02 PM America/New_York

Spring Game attendance details announced

Capacity just under 20,000; 10,000 seats will be “appreciation” seats for front line personnel

Attendance at The Ohio State University 2021 LiFESports Spring Game presented by Buckeyes Care, set for noon Saturday, April 17 at Ohio Stadium, will be capped at 19,180. There will be a general
April
01,
2021
| 17:15 PM America/New_York

Attendance plans announced for athletic venues

Access for general fans not available for most spring sports; spring game attendance TBD

The Ohio State University Department of Athletics released new details today on attendance at university-hosted sporting events this spring.
March
26,
2021
| 17:23 PM America/New_York

Ohio State coach named Big Ten women’s swimming coach of the year

Consecutive coach of the year honors for Dorenkott

Bill Dorenkott, Ohio State University director of swimming and diving, has been named the 2021 Big Ten Conference women’s swimming coach of the year by a league-wide vote of the conference head
March
09,
2021
| 08:29 AM America/New_York

Basketball Buckeyes C.J. Walker and Kyle Young honored on Senior Day

Big Ten Tournament begins Thursday in Indianapolis

The Ohio State University men’s basketball team is preparing for post-season play in the Big Ten Tournament and then the NCAA championship tournament. If the Buckeyes are to make a deep run in March,