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Cleveland selected to host first 2 rounds of 2025 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament

Cleveland has been named the host city for several NCAA national championship events over the next several years, including the first two rounds of the 2025 Men’s Basketball Tournament.

‘Why can’t they play?’: Ohio State head football coach demands answers from Big Ten as other conferences start season

Ohio State quarterback Justin Fields starts petition for Big Ten to reinstate 2020 football season

Horizon League postpones all fall sports competition due to COVID-19

Ohio Athletic Conference unveils spring schedules for sports postponed until 2021 due to pandemic

Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference suspends sports until 2021 due to COVID-19

  Former OSU star Denzel Ward feels for current Buckeyes

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Report: Big Ten votes “no” on fall sports

  No MAC football affects not only the sports world but businesses and students in Northeast Ohio

CBS Sports: ‘Inevitable’ 2020 college football season will not be played this fall

  Coaches react as MAC postpones fall sports with plans to reschedule in the spring

Report: Harbaugh accuses Day of bending practice rules

Ohio State football breaking tradition by taking on Michigan earlier in the season due to pandemic

Heisman hopeful Justin Fields named OSU captain

Season opener scheduled Sept 26

  Mentor football back on the field for practice amid coronavirus crisis

There’s been uncertainty about high school sports, but the OHSAA said that the games can go on.

Ohio Athletic Conference postpones sports until 2021 due to coronavirus crisis

The OAC said it is committed to having the affected sports compete during the spring semester.

  Akron Zips football team looking to bounce back from 0-12 season

Procedures in place to navigate COVID-19

CSU postpones all varsity athletic competition until at least Oct. 1 as outbreak concerns persist

OSU pauses workouts across several sports after student athletes test positive for COVID-19

  Former University of Akron football player’s Oscar-winning short film ‘Hair Love’ being turned into series

Fewer seats, thermal scans, food lockers and more await fans

  CWRU wooing recruits virtually

  Tri-C to cancel all fall and winter athletics due to COVID-19 concerns

  Former Akron runners trying to save Cross Country

Group says they can fund the program for nearly a decade

Paralympics lost, but only for now

Mount Union’s Digby will be ready for 2021

Key to sports coming back? Testing

“What degree of risk are you willing to assume?"

Baldwin-Wallace players putting pen to paper for senior citizens

Women’s Soccer team writes letters to elder care centers

Cleveland State University women’s basketball head coach tests positive for COVID-19

Cleveland State University women’s basketball head coach Chris Kielsmeier has tested positive for COVID-19, the school announced Saturday night in a press release.

NCAA cancels men’s and women’s basketball tournaments, including March Madness due to COVID-19

The NCAA has canceled the men’s and women’s Division-I basketball tournaments, including March Madness due to the coronavirus, Shams Charania of The Athletic reports.

  General public shut out of 2020 NCAA March Madness games due to coronavirus

Only family and essential personnel will be permitted in arenas nationwide, effective immediately.

Ashland in another championship chase

Second ranked Eagles carry 31-0 record into NCAA tournament

  Akron Rifle taking aim at NCAA championship

5th ranked Zips enjoying best season in school history

  Kent State women aiming for Augusta

Augusta National Women’s Amateur tees off April 1st

Former University of Akron football player Matthew A. Cherry wins Oscar for ‘Hair Love’

From the bright lights under the football field to the bright lights of Hollywood, former University of Akron football player Matthew A. Cherry wins Oscar for Best Animated Short Film for “Hair Love.”

Penn State tops No. 21 Ohio State 90-76

Buckeyes fall to 2-5 in Big Ten play

Ohio State School for the Blind’s marching band to perform at halftime in NCAA New Year’s Day bowl game

A marching band from an Ohio school for the blind is getting national attention on New Year’s Day.

J.K. Dobbins leaving Ohio State Buckeyes, entering 2020 NFL Draft

The Big Ten champion Ohio State Buckeyes is losing one of the biggest offensive weapons from the 2019 season. Monday evening, running back J.K. Dobbins announced he is leaving Columbus and will enter the 2020 NFL Draft.

Ohio State’s season ends with 29-23 loss to Clemson

Ohio State’s season comes to an end in the PlayStation Fiesta Bowl, 29-23 to the Clemson Tigers.

No. 3 Clemson beats No. 2 Ohio State 29-23 to advance to face No. 1 LSU in college football national championship game

No. 3 Clemson beats No. 2 Ohio State 29-23 to advance to face No. 1 LSU in college football national championship game

When a bowl game is not just a bowl game

The Fiesta Bowl means more this time

No. 5 Ohio State defeats No. 6 Kentucky 71-65 in big season showdown

The Ohio State Buckeyes have defeated one of their biggest tests of the season thus far, as they defeated the Kentucky Wildcats 71-65 Saturday evening.

Kent State University to host sensory-friendly basketball experience for fans with special needs

Kent State University will host a sensory-friendly basketball game in hopes of being inclusive for those with special needs.

Ohio State’s Chase Young and Justin Fields are Heisman Trophy finalists

Ohio State Buckeye standouts Chase Young and Justin Fields are now Heisman Trophy finalists.

Kent State accepts bowl bid to face Utah State in Frisco Bowl

The Kent State Golden Flashes have accepted a bowl bid and will face Utah State in the Frisco Bowl, which takes place on Dec. 20th at 7:30 p.m. at Toyota Stadium in Frisco, Texas.

College Football Playoff showdowns: LSU vs. Oklahoma; Ohio State vs. Clemson

The selection committee revealed the pairings Sunday for the national semifinals and the final four was no surprise.

Buckeyes defeat Badgers 34-21 in the Big Ten Championship Game; win Big Ten Title

The Ohio State Buckeyes have defeated the Wisconsin Badgers 34-21 in the Big Ten Championship Game Saturday night.

AP Top 25: Alabama out of top 5 for first time in 4 years

Alabama dropped to No. 9 in The Associated Press college football poll, snapping the Crimson Tide’s record streak of 68 appearances in the top five

Ohio State defeats Michigan 56-27 behind J.K. Dobbins 4 touchdowns

The Ohio State Buckeyes have defeated the Michigan Wolverines 56-27 behind JK Dobbins four touchdowns.

Ohio State to face Wisconsin in the Big Ten Championship Game next Saturday

The Ohio State Buckeyes will face the Wisconsin Badgers next Saturday in Indianapolis in the Big Ten Championship Game.

Introducing Maurice Clarett, the “1-and-done” Ohio State football player stages comeback as author

Clarett played in one OSU-Michigan game, it was the 2002 game that OSU won 14-9 to send them to the National Championship game.

Kent State runs past Eastern Michigan 34-26

Xavier Williams, Dustin Crum and Will Matthews combined to rush for 204 yards and three touchdowns and Kent State held off Eastern Michigan 34-26 on Friday

Ohio State jumps LSU for number one seed in College Football Playoff Rankings

The Ohio State Buckeyes have jumped the LSU Tigers for the number one seed in this week's College Football Playoff Rankings.

No. 2 Ohio State tested but tops No. 9 Penn State 28-17

No. 2 Ohio State, powered by J.K. Dobbins, beats No. 9 Penn State 28-17 to lock up Big Ten East

Fields 4 TD passes, No. 2 Ohio State beats Rutgers 56-21

Justin Fields threw for a career-high 305 yards and matched his best with four touchdown passes to lead No. 2 Ohio State to a workmanlike 56-21 win over Rutgers

Ohio State’s Chase Young will miss 1 more game for NCAA violation

The Ohio State University’s star defensive end Chase Young will have to sit out one last game as part of his punishment for accepting a personal loan back in 2018 against NCAA rules.

LSU-Alabama scores most-watched game of season for CBS

The LSU-Alabama game drew 16.636 million viewers for CBS, making it the most-watched college football game of the season

AP Top 25: LSU landslide No. 1; Minnesota jumps into top 10

LSU is an overwhelming No. 1 in The Associated Press college football poll after beating Alabama in a 1-2 matchup, and Minnesota moved into the top 10 for the first time in 57 years

Fields, No. 3 Ohio State overwhelm Maryland 73-14

Even without suspended defensive star Chase Young, surging No. 3 Ohio State routed Maryland 73-14

No. 22 LSU basketball takes on Bowling Green

The No. 22 LSU men’s basketball team begins its 2019-2020 season in the Pete Maravich Assembly Center against the Bowling Green Falcons.

Kalin Bennett, 1st basketball recruit with autism in NCAA D-I history, debuts for Kent State (video)

The first NCAA basketball recruit with autism in Division 1 history took the court on Wednesday in the Kent State University Golden Flashes home opener.

Ohio State tops all in first playoff rankings

Buckeyes are #1, ahead of LSU, Alabama and Penn State

NCAA’s 1st D-1 basketball recruit with autism will be available to play for Kent State University in season opener

The first NCAA basketball recruit in Division 1 history with autism could take the court on Wednesday for the Kent State University Golden Flashes.

Bowling Green keeps Akron winless, 35-7, behind Loy

Grant Loy threw for one touchdown and ran for another and the defense was dominant as Bowling Green defeated winless Akron 35-6

OSU Marching Band brings SpongeBob Squarepants to life with halftime performance (video)

The Ohio State University Marching Band continues to amaze. Their latest performance featured a larger-than-life SpongeBob Squarepants.

Dobbins, Young, No. 3 Ohio State roll No. 13 Badgers 38-7

J.K. Dobbins rushed for 163 yards and two touchdowns against Wisconsin's to-ranked defense to lead No. 3 Ohio State to a 38-7 rout of the No. 13 Badgers

Here’s what it is like being part of the Ohio State University Marching Band (video)

Have you ever dreamed of marching with “The Best Damn Band in the Land?”

Kent State downs rival Akron 26-3

Dustin Crum threw a touchdown pass, Matthew Trickett kicked four field goals and Kent State beat Akron 26-3, snapping a four-game skid against the Zips in the annual Crystal Clinic Wagon Wheel trophy game

AP Top 25: Ohio State, Georgia tied at No. 3; Florida to 7th

Ohio State, Georgia tied at No. 3 in The Associated Press college football poll; Florida surges to No. 7 after big victory

Fields, Dobbins lead No. 4 Ohio St over No. 25 Michigan St

J.K. Dobbins rushed for 172 yards and a touchdown as No. 4 Ohio State rolled over No. 25 Michigan State 34-10

No. 5 Ohio St. throttles Huskers 48-7 behind Fields, defense

No. 5 Ohio St. turns in dominant performance on both sides of the ball, beats Huskers 48-7

Kent State rolls on offense in 62-20 win over Bowling Green

Kent State strikes through air and ground for school-record 750 yards in 62-20 win over Bowling Green

Fields shines as No. 6 Ohio State trounces Miami (Ohio) 76-5

QB Justin Fields accounts for six touchdowns in second quarter as No. 6 Ohio State cruises to 76-5 win over Miami (Ohio)

Dobbins, Fields help No. 6 Ohio St. knock out Indiana 51-10

J.K. Dobbins ran for 193 yards and scored twice while Justin Fields threw three touchdown passes to lead No. 6 Ohio State to a 51-10 rout at Indiana

  Women’s field hockey match cut short to launch fireworks ahead of Kent State football game

A women’s field hockey game played out to 70 minutes only to end with a “no contest” result because of a scheduling conflict.

The Ohio State Marching Band plays its greatest hits for their 150th anniversary celebration (video)

The Ohio State University Marching Band, also known as “The Best Damn Band in the Land," celebrated its 150th anniversary on the field Saturday with an incredible performance.

Fields’ Day: New QB helps Ohio State roll over FAU 45-21

Justin Fields threw for four touchdowns and ran for another as No. 5 Ohio State rolled over Florida Atlantic 45-21

  Overtime: Phil Steele unpacks NCAA Football preview; could HS football lead to depression?

All football on Overtime!

  Overtime: Buckeyes, Browns and Stipe’s back on top

Ryan Day has named Justin Fields the Ohio State starting QB.Sort of. The coach will explain on Overtime.

  No surprise here: Fields named Ohio State’s starting QB

Justin Fields is named Ohio State's starting quarterback

Ohio State to trademark the word ‘The’ for university apparel

The filing was made Thursday, August 8, at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.

  Overtime: New Cleveland Browns ready to open up the preseason at FirstEnergy; Urban Meyer observes Buckeyes practice

The Cleveland Browns are just days away from the first preseason game of the Freddie Kitchens era. Evan Washburn from CBS Sports shares his thoughts on the orange and brown.