July
14,
2020
| 12:42 PM America/New_York

University athletics resuming voluntary workouts

Training to reconvene after COVID-19 testing of student-athletes

Based on the advice of medical professionals and the results of testing on July 13 of all student-athletes currently in training, The Ohio State University Department of Athletics announced today
July
09,
2020
| 17:54 PM America/New_York

Big Ten plans for conference-only games for fall sports

Decision designed to protect student-athletes

The Big Ten Conference announced today that it will move to a conference-only schedule for fall sports.
June
18,
2020
| 14:13 PM America/New_York

Ohio State schedules football versus Alabama

Historic college football powers schedule first home-and-home series for 2027 and 2028

College football heavyweights Ohio State and Alabama, who gave the country one of the great games in post-season history the last time they met in the 2014 College Football Playoff semifinals at the
June
16,
2020
| 12:15 PM America/New_York

Ohio State Athletics Hall of Fame Class of 2020 is revealed

Twelve standouts to be enshrined this fall

The Ohio State Athletics Hall of Fame will add 12 new members this fall. The Class of 2020 includes Aaron Brown (football), Eric Brunner (men’s soccer), Karen Dennis (director of track and field and
June
11,
2020
| 12:52 PM America/New_York

Chase Young named 2019-20 B1G Jesse Owens Male Athlete of the Year

Young becomes the 10th Buckeye and second football player to win the award

Ohio State University football All-American Chase Young was named Thursday as the Big Ten Conference’s 2019-20 Jesse Owens Male Athlete of the Year.
June
05,
2020
| 15:09 PM America/New_York

Ohio State set for student-athletes’ safe return to workouts

Members of football team start voluntary workouts Monday already tested and quarantined

Ohio State University student-athletes in fall sports can begin voluntary workouts in select athletics venues in the month of June, starting Monday, June 8, when members of the football team may
June
05,
2020
| 14:10 PM America/New_York

President Drake discusses leading in unprecedented times

“We could see what was going to happen”

As Ohio State University leaders entered a rapid decision-making mode in early March to prepare the university’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic, President Michael V. Drake’s goal, given the very
May
29,
2020
| 10:04 AM America/New_York

Chase Young, Jincy Dunne selected as 2019-20 Athletes of the Year

Both were All-Americans and led their teams to conference titles

Heisman Trophy finalist Chase Young and first team All-American hockey defender Jincy Dunne are Ohio State’s 2020 Male and Female Athletes of the Year. Both will now be placed on the ballots for Big
May
05,
2020
| 15:00 PM America/New_York

2020 drum majors named after virtual tryouts

Tryouts were the first in the history of TBDBITL to be held remotely

In a first-of-its-kind virtual tryout process that spanned Friday through Sunday, The Ohio State University Marching Band selected its drum majors for the 2020 season.
April
07,
2020
| 15:00 PM America/New_York

Ohio State marching band comes together virtually for a Buckeye Battle Cry

Socially distanced performance prompts connections

The COVID-19 pandemic has stopped almost every communal moment from happening. But, like musicians around the world, the Ohio State University Marching Band is still trying to create them. This week,
April
07,
2020
| 11:31 AM America/New_York
In response to the increasing number of central Ohioans who are facing food insecurity due to the COVID-19 pandemic, three Ohio State athletics families are teaming up to provide much-needed funds to