OSU football

Ohio State University assistant football coach Ryan Day earned 487 thousand dollars while filling in during coach Urban Meyer's three-game suspension.

Ohio State head football coach Urban Meyer is pushing back on the reasons for his three-game suspension with claims that don't fully square with details laid out in the investigation that led to his punishment.

OSU Trustee Resigns Over Meyer's Short Suspension

Aug 30, 2018

An Ohio State University trustee who thought football coach Urban Meyer deserved more than a three-game suspension has resigned from the board.

Ohio State football coach Urban Meyer's suspension and previous paid leave have restricted him from talking football with his staff and athletes during August with the exeception of a team meeting the day after the suspension was announced.

Open records experts say any attempt by Ohio State football coach Urban Meyer to eliminate older text messages from his phone to hide information would be without question illegal. 

Associated Press

Following a firestorm of criticism, suspended Ohio State University head football coach Urban Meyer has issued an apology to the ex-wife of the former assistant coach who she says abused her. 

Associated Press

Ohio State University has suspended head football coach Urban Meyer for the first three games of the season.

Ohio State University trustees have scheduled a private meeting Wednesday to talk about the future of football coach Urban Meyer.

The former wife of fired Ohio State assistant football coach Zach Smith spoke with university investigators Monday.

The attorney for the former wife of fired Ohio State assistant football coach Zach Smith says the school never contacted her to discuss the allegations of domestic abuse against him. 

More than 150 people stood outside Ohio Stadium last night in support of OSU football coach Urban Meyer.

Ohio State University says an outside firm has been hired to conduct the investigation into football coach Urban Meyer's handling of a domestic abuse complaint against a former assistant.

Ohio State University head football coach Urban Meyer insisted Friday he followed proper protocols in reporting domestic violence allegations against an assistant coach in 2015, passionately defending himself in his first extensive comments since he was put on paid leave amid a university investigation.

Ohio State University trustees have appointed a committee to investigate head football coach Urban Meyer's handling of fired assistant coach Zach Smith's domestic abuse allegations. 

Urban Meyer On Leave During Investigation Of Assistant

Aug 1, 2018

Ohio State University has placed head football coach Urban Meyer on paid administrative leave while it investigates claims that his wife knew about allegations of domestic violence against assistant coach Zach Smith years before he was fired last week.

Ohio State University has fired assistant football coach Zach Smith after Smith's former wife filed a civil protection order against him last Friday and an allegation of previous domestic violence surfaced.

Former Ohio State defensive end Mike Kudla has died at the age of 34.

Former Ohio State University football player Kirk Barton has been indicted on charges of slamming the arm of a Delaware County Sheriff's deputy with a van door. 


Funeral services are pending for Memorial Tournament co-founder Pandel Savic, who has died at the age of 92.

A former Ohio State University offensive linesman has been charged with assaulting a police officer outside of a Dublin-area bar last Friday. 

Associated Press

A public service will be held next week following the death of former Ohio State football coach Earle Bruce.

Former Ohio State football coach Earle Bruce has died at his central Ohio home at the age of 87.

An Ohio State University Board of Trustees' committee has approved a two-year contract extension for football coach Urban Meyer.

Funeral arrangements are pending for Ohio State football legend Jim Stillwagon, who passed away over the weekend at the age of 68.

Records show Ohio State University collected 1.35 million dollars in net revenues from beer sales at Ohio Stadium during this past football season.


Former University of Tennessee athletic director John Currie and Ohio State defensive coordinator Greg Schiano had signed a memorandum of understanding to make Schiano the school's head football coach before the deal fell apart amid a public backlash.

Westerville Police

Franklin County Sheriff's deputies have cited former NFL and Ohio State quarterback Troy Smith for possession of drug paraphernalia and operating a vehicle under the influence.

Getty Images

A former Ohio State football player has filed the paperwork to run for Congress next year.

A Hamilton County judge has acquitted former OSU and current Buffalo Bills defensive tackle Adolphus Washington of a weapons charge.

86-year-old former Ohio State University football coach Earle Bruce is the fifth member of his family to be diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease.