Buckeyes

Thad Matta’s clean Ohio State program cost him his job in the end

Over the last few years, Thad Matta lost out on key recruits, which turned into his teams getting worse as time went on. With the most recent scandal in college basketball, Thad Matta’s demand to have a clean program seemed to be one of the main reasons why he is no longer the head coach at Ohio State.

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Chris Holtmann Named Head Coach of Ohio State Basketball

The Ohio State Buckeyes men’s basketball team will be coached by former Butler head coach Chris Holtmann.

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Farewell to the greatest basketball coach in Ohio State history

WFNY’s Josh Poloha tries to detail what the only head coach of the Ohio State men’s basketball team he can remember meant to the program without getting all choked up himself.

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The end of the Thad Matta era: While We’re Waiting

Thad Matta is no longer coach of The Ohio State University. It’s hard to believe he’s no longer the coach, but Thad Matta leaves OSU as the greatest coach in school history and will forever be remembered as the coach who put the basketball program back on the national map.

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Matta Out as Ohio State Buckeyes men’s basketball Head Coach

The Ohio State University Athletic Director Gene Smith announced on Monday that Thad Matta is no longer the head coach of the school’s basketball team, effective immediately. Earlier Monday, the school released a surprising statement that announced that Smith and Matta would have a joint press conference at 2 p.m. ET, but what it was

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Another lost offseason for Thad Matta’s Ohio State Buckeyes

When Thad Matta was named the head coach of the Ohio State Buckeyes men’s basketball team in 2004, Columbus became a basketball town and Ohio State became a basketball school- just for that day. While basketball has been the second fiddle most days since,1 Matta did his best to make the basketball Buckeyes relevant, even

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Thad Matta’s Ohio Problem

The Ohio State Buckeye’s men’s basketball program has fallen on hard times. One solution is for Thad Matta to figure out how to keep Ohio high school talent in-state.

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Ohio State embarrassed by Rutgers in first round of B1G tournament

Just hours after athletic director Gene Smith gave head coach Thad Matta a vote of confidence by stating that he believes in the coaching staff and will keep them around for another season, Matta’s Buckeyes lost, 66-57, to Rutgers, the worst team in the Big Ten, in the opening round of the conference tournament.

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Buckeyes Roundball Roundup: Split against Penn State, Indiana

The Ohio State Buckeyes horrific men’s basketball season is close to its merciful end.

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Buckeyes Roundball Roundup: Big upset win over Wisconsin

The Ohio State University Buckeyes made the most of their lone game of the week against the Wisconsin Badgers with a dominating upset victory.

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Buckeyes Roundball Roundup: Swept by Sparty, Cornhuskers

Save for a miracle run in the Big Ten Tournament, the Ohio State Buckeyes all but said goodbye to any hopes of playing in this year’s March Madness.

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Buckeyes Roundball Roundup: Life is bigger than basketball

Buckeyes split Big Ten play this past week as two of their players deal with off-court situations.

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Is Shake Shack a good thing for Cleveland? While We’re Waiting

Is Shake Shack a good thing for Cleveland? Jacob Rosen writes about that and more in bringing back The Boots to While We’re Waiting.

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Buckeyes Roundball Roundup: beat Michigan

The Ohio State men’s basketball team is going through a horrid season, but they beat the Michigan Wolverines (and lost to the Maryland Terrapins).

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Buckeyes Roundball Roundup: Hey, another disappointing 1-1 week

With a chance to create some real optimism in Columbus after a win against the Minnesota Golden Gophers, the Ohio State Buckeyes fail in every aspect against the Iowa Hawkeyes.

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Buckeyes Roundball Roundup: Split against Nebraska, Northwestern

The Ohio State Buckeyes men’s basketball team is terrible. But, they did get half of their total conference victories this week.

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Buckeyes Roundball Roundup: A loss and a Big Ten win—finally!

The Ohio State Buckeyes finally won a Big Ten game. No, seriously.

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Buckeyes Roundball Roundup: Is Thad Matta on the hot seat?

The Ohio State Buckeyes men’s basketball team has yet to win a B1G conference game this season. Another bad week for Thad Matta’s group.

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Buckeyes Roundball Roundup: OSU falls in B1G opener at Illinios

It was a rough weekend for the Buckeyes all around.

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Buckeyes Roundball Roundup: dominate YSU, espcape UNC-Asheville

The Ohio State Buckeyes will take a 10-3 record into Big Ten play after a 2-0 week against Youngstown State and UNC-Ashville.

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