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Ohio State's Kaleb Wesson makes a 3-point basket  in the NCAA Tournament Sunday, March 24, 2019, in Tulsa, Okla.
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The Ohio State men’s basketball team starts a new season Wednesday when they tip off against the University of Cincinnati, and for the first time in five years, the Buckeyes enter the season ranked in the top 25.

John Havlicek, who played for the Ohio State University basketball team from 1961 to 1962, pictured here on Nov. 7, 1961.
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Ohio State basketball great John Havlicek has died at the age of 79 following a battle with Parkinson's disease. The eight-time NBA champion led Ohio State to its only NCAA championship in 1960.

Ohio State Headed Home After Tournament Loss To Houston

Mar 25, 2019
Ohio State's Kaleb Wesson makes a 3-point basket as Houston's Chris Harris Jr., left, defends during the first half of a second round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament Sunday, March 24, 2019, in Tulsa, Okla.
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Houston's fans chanted "Sweet 16" in the final minute of the Cougars' NCAA Tournament win over Ohio State Sunday evening.

Ohio State forward Keita Bates-Diop, left, drives against Penn State forward Deivis Zemgulis during a game in Columbus on January 25, 2018.
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The Ohio State men’s basketball team is hoping good things truly do come to those who wait.

For the first time in three years, the Buckeyes are headed to the NCAA Tournament, where they’ll take on South Dakota State in the first round on Thursday in Boise, Idaho.

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A new era of Ohio State men's basketball begins at home on Friday night, as Chris Holtmann starts his tenure as the Buckeyes' head coach. 

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Only three days after being named Ohio State University’s men’s basketball coach, the school's athletic department officially welcomed Chris Holtmann to Buckeye Nation.

New Ohio State basketball coach Chris Holtman.
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Ohio State University announced Friday morning that Butler men's basketball coach Chris Holtmann will be the next coach at OSU.

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After two straight seasons of top recruits transferring and a lack of postseason success, Ohio State University on Monday fired men's basketball coach Thad Matta.

Another offseason brings another departure of a player once thought to be a key part of the future of the Ohio State men's basketball team. 

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Off to a disastrous 0-4 start in the Big Ten that included a demoralizing blowout loss to Wisconsin earlier this week, the Ohio State men's basketball team sorely needed a performance that would restore some swagger. They got it on Sunday.

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Last summer, the five recruits for the Ohio State men's basketball team were seen as one of the best recruiting classes in the nation. Less than one year later, just one of those five players remains.

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In 2010, Evan Turner and Mark Titus were at opposite ends of the Ohio State basketball team, and their relationship showed it. 

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The Blue Jackets face one of the scariest moments in recent sports history, the Buckeye football team is gearing up for next season and the Ohio State basketball team is ready for a couple of March tournaments.

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Ohio State basketball was in some trouble in January. They lost games they should not have. They not only lost them, they looked terrible. Dropping six games in January, the Buckeyes seem to be back on track. With wins over Iowa and Wisconsin, the Buckeyes are once again in position to compete near the top of the Big Ten conference.

A Tale Of Two Streaks: The Columbus Blue Jackets

Jan 30, 2014
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The Columbus Blue Jackets were the hottest team in all of hockey last week, now they look uninspired and lost. What exactly are the Columbus Blue Jackets? Are they contenders or are they pretenders? 

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