Thad Matta

An Orange Run Brings OSUMB’s First Defeat

The Syracuse Orange took a much-needed road victory with a 72-62 win at No. 16 The Ohio State University on Wednesday night at the Value City Arena. The Orange, entering the game with the Buckeyes were 3-2 record, won the... Continue Reading →

In Buckeyes Win Over The Wildcats – History Is Made.

In the Buckeyes win Wednesday at Northwestern, 71-65 a little piece of history was added to the excitement. Chris Holtmann became the first coach in 95 years to win his first seven Big Ten games in # 22 Ohio State’s... Continue Reading →

Buckeyes Are 5-0 in Big Ten & Are For Real

The Ohio State University Men’s Basketball squad did not lose a step after their stunning upset of the *ichigan State on Sunday-past or the hangover effect that often trail such celebrations. Yesterday (Thursday – the 11th) in Columbus the Maryland... Continue Reading →

Buckeyes Handle Appalachian State in Columbus 80-67; Go to 9-3

The Ohio State University extended its winning streak to four Saturday (the 16th) at Value City Arena against Appalachian State - 80-67. Jae’Sean Tate hit for 19 points, while Keita Bates-Diop added 18 and Kaleb Wesson 16 for the Buckeyes... Continue Reading →

When Principles Matta

Thoughts, Opinions, and Navel Gazing on Thad Matta's Career.

Chris Holtmann Named Men’s Basketball Coach

Chris Holtmann named Men’s Basketball Coach The Ohio State University announced the hiring of Butler's Chris Holtmann as its next Men’s Basketball coach early Friday. It is reported that Holtmann agreed to an eight-year contract worth a smidge over $3... Continue Reading →

Thad Matta Out

The Ohio State University and Thad Matta have amicably decided to part ways. Coach Matta has coached the Men’s basketball program for 13 years now, and have missed out on the NCAA Tournaments for the last two seasons. Concern of... Continue Reading →


(Photo courtesy of The 2016-17 Season’s conclusion for Thad Matta and the Ohio State University Men’s basketball was hardly anything any of us had perceived from the outset …. Though in hindsight did we honestly expect a Big Ten... Continue Reading →

Ohio State ‘No Shows’ vs Rutgers, Loses 66-57

(Photo courtesy Game information courtesy, I previously used this photo in recapping the loss to Nebraska. I was hoping not to need it again... Ohio State (17-15) walked through the motions against Rutgers (15-17), losing  66-57 Wednesday... Continue Reading →

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