Buckeye Newsstand, March 23

Buckeye Newsstand, March 23

Take a look at the best stories that weren't done by us. Come along as we take a trip around the 'net for all the Ohio State news that you can handle.

Saturday, March 23
Columbus Dispatch
Men's basketball | Ohio State 95, Iona 70: Lightning round
Bob Hunter commentary: Thompson soars, and lifts Ohio State
Ohio State roundup: Logan Stieber reaches wrestling final again
NCAA women's tournament: Neutral site pleases guests at St. John Arena

The Lantern
Survive and Advance: Ohio State overpowers Iona, 95-70

Cleveland Plain Dealer
Ohio State scores its highest point total of the season, beating Iona, 95-70, to advance in the NCAA Tournament
Doug Lesmerises: 4 things I think about Ohio State in the NCAA Tournament
For Sam Thompson of Ohio State a dunk is an expression of teamwork: Bill Livingston

Fox Sports Ohio
No sweat for Buckeyes — yet

Toledo Blade
Ohio State flexes offensive muscles in 95-70 blowout of Iona
St. John's joins together for pep rally honoring Loving, Ohio's Mr. Basketball

Mansfield News Journal
Buckeyes roll to NCAA win over Iona

Lima News
Buckeyes roll past Iona
NCAA preparing for inclement weather Sunday

The Associated Press
Thompson leads Ohio State over Iona


Friday, March 22
Columbus Dispatch
Keep guard up, Matta tells Buckeyes
Game preview: Ohio State vs. Iona
College wrestling: Buckeyes advance four at NCAA championships
Ohio State men's hockey: Playoff run adds to Ohio State's credibility
Bob Hunter commentary: Stumbles in Dayton hard for Buckeyes fans to overlook
Ohio State football notebook: Next wave is ready

The Lantern
The Dance in Dayton
Tall order facing Ohio State football's new-look defensive line
Ohio State men's basketball's Deshaun Thomas determined to shoot his way out of slump
Ohio State men's hockey focused on ‘businesslike' mentality

Cleveland Plain Dealer
Ohio State vs. Iona in NCAA Tournament: Relentless defense vs. relentless offense
Ohio State spring football: Buckeye defensive line is inexperienced but full of potential
Doug Lesmerises: Four things I think about Ohio State and Iona in NCAA Tournament
Confident Iona guard Momo Jones not backing down from Ohio State for NCAA Tournament opener
Ohio State Buckeyes add dunkfest to NCAA Tournament public practice, with video

Dayton Daily News
Matta has long history at UD Arena
Defense is Craft's calling card, like it or not

Toledo Blade
Scott is Buckeyes' secret weapon
Iona says tabloid jab against OSU was fiction

The Associated Press
Ohio State looking to escape Dayton this time


Thursday, March 21
Columbus Dispatch
Ohio State men's basketball: Thomas out to find some better shots
Rob Oller commentary: What you can expect in tournament, from A to Z
Ohio State wrestling: Stiebers driven to give family two NCAA champs

The Lantern
Aaron Craft, Shannon Scott set the floor on fire for Ohio State men's basketball
Ohio State football's offense 'operated at probably 60 percent' last season
Notre Dame stifles Ohio State men's lacrosse, wins 9-4
OSU women's basketball coach Jim Foster ‘terminated without cause'

Cleveland Plain Dealer
Ohio State's Shannon Scott gives a late-season boost to Buckeyes' stalwart defense
As fans, March Madness makes us not just mad, but weird, too: Bill Livingston

Fox Sports Ohio
Sportstalk A to Z: An NCAA double feature!
Craft, Scott have Bucks peaking at right time
PODCAST: Andre/Zac talk NCAA hoops A to Z!

Toledo Blade
A lot of love: St. John's standout Loving wins 2013 Associated Press Mr. Basketball award
Ohio State not afraid to let Thomas keep shooting

Mansfield News Journal
Buckeyes keeping it 'in the circle'


Wednesday, March 20
Columbus Dispatch
Ohio State notebook: Goals swayed Hyde to return for senior year
Ohio State football: Hall eager to line up as hybrid back in spread
Men's basketball: Obama picks Ohio State for Final Four
Ohio State women's basketball: Foster fired after 11 seasons as coach
Michael Arace commentary: Foster did it right, but OSU wants to join elite

The Lantern
Less than ‘great day' for Ohio State football
Jim Foster out as Ohio State women's basketball coach
Coaching Ohio State women's tennis a 'dream' for Melissa Schaub

Cleveland Plain Dealer
Proud Big Ten players choose Indiana, Michigan State as conference's top NCAA contenders
Ohio State spring football practice: Video from the first day of pads
President Barack Obama puts Ohio State in his Final Four for third straight year
Spring football drills increase enthusiasm for Ohio State's Jordan Hall in slotback role
Jim Foster will not return as Ohio State Buckeyes women's basketball coach
NCAA Tournament 2013: Ohio State could reach Final Four with Thad Matta's fifth-best team

Mansfield News Journal
Kellogg likes the taste of the Buckeye game

Lorain Morning Journal
Thank Thad Matta for Ohio State resurgence (4TH and a Mile)

The Associated Press
Jim Foster won't be back as Ohio State women's coach


Tuesday, March 19
Columbus Dispatch
Buckeyes' fate hinges on defensive dedication
Men's basketball: Will Irish, Buckeyes match up?
Men's basketball: Cluess' fast-paced system has Iona running and gunning
No tournament for Buckeyes women
Men's basketball: Ohio State defeats Wisconsin to win Big Ten championship
Bob Hunter commentary: Ross is stepping up at right time for Buckeyes
OSU second seed in the West
Ohio State 3 | Ferris State 2: OSU reaches semifinals in CCHA playoffs

The Lantern
Thad Matta's steady hand leads Ohio State men's basketball
No NCAA tournament for Ohio State women's basketball
Ohio State edges Wisconsin, captures Big Ten tournament championship
For Ohio State softball, Alex DiDomenico a ‘boxer, a fighter'
Buckeye briefs: Men's hockey skates to semifinals, women's basketball stopped short
Ohio State draws No. 2 seed in NCAA Tournament
Chicago tournament weekend highlighted by Big Ten bests

Cleveland Plain Dealer
Ohio State Ready For NCAA Tournament
Ohio State tops national rankings for combined football/basketball records
NCAA March Madness 2013: How do you evaluate the field?
NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament: Plain Dealer staff predictions
Doug Lesmerises: Four things I think about the Ohio State Buckeyes in the NCAA Tournament
Ohio State Buckeyes win Big Ten, head west as No. 2 seed in an unimposing region
These Ohio State Buckeyes can make a title run: Bill Livingston
Which players will raise their game and lead the way in NCAA Tournament 2013?

Fox Sports Ohio
NCAA 1-68 Rankings on the tournament teams

Dayton Daily News
Buckeyes land in Dayton

Mansfield News Journal
Buckeyes now judged by the Matta Metric
Buckeyes don't add up
Buckeyes get No. 2 seed in West

Toledo Blade
Meyer says Mewhort will be team captain

The Associated Press
Ohio State beats Wisconsin for Big Ten title
NCAA Bracket 2013: 10 things to know
Ohio State goes to Dayton to open NCAA play
Ohio State No. 7, Michiganat No. 11 in final AP poll


Sunday, March 17
Columbus Dispatch
Men's basketball | Ohio State 61, Michigan State 58: Craft does it again
Ohio State men: Buckeyes out to avenge humbling loss to Badgers
Bob Hunter commentary: Craft gives opposing fans more reasons to grouse
Men's basketball | Wisconsin 68, Indiana 56: Jackson finds the right fit
Men's college hockey: Ohio State 3, Ferris State 1: Buckeyes force decisive game in CCHA

The Lantern
Ohio State overpowers Michigan State, advances to Big Ten tournament championship
For Ohio State men's basketball, rematch against Wisconsin is 'game on'
Michigan State brings out Aaron Craft's offensive best

Cleveland Plain Dealer
Ohio State shooting for NCAA Tournament No. 2 seed after reaching Big Ten final
Big Ten player poll: Michigan's Trey Burke edges Indiana's Victor Oladipo for player of the year
Ohio State shooting for NCAA Tournament No. 2 seed after reaching Big Ten final
Ohio State's leader proves he has a solid offensive craft, too: Bill Livingston

Fox Sports Ohio
Craft, Ohio State peaking at right time

Toledo Blade
Much like on court, Ohio State's Craft competitive in classroom
Surprise spurt helps OSU reach title game

Mansfield News Journal
Buckeyes get chance to avenge season-changing loss

The Associated Press
Spartans fall to Ohio State 61-58 in Big Ten semis

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