Football Season Preview | No Bowling Allowed

On July 31, 2012 by Andrew

Welcome to week four of your eight-week Empire season preview for the 2012 football Buckeyes. At 9 a.m. on Tuesdays between now and kickoff, we’ll break down a different component of the fall...

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Buckeyes Land in London for Summer Olympics

On July 31, 2012 by Alexis Chassen

  Buckeye Nation is not limited to Columbus, Ohio or even the United States; with students attending THE Ohio State University from all around the world, it’s no surprise we have twelve Buckeye athletes...

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Bri’onte Dunn Could Serve as a Lesson

On July 30, 2012 by Joe Dexter

As the Buckeyes inch closer to the gridiron for the 2012 season, yet another player is in trouble with the law. This time, it’s not somebody from a veteran recruited by a previous...

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The Empire at Birdies for Boonie

On July 30, 2012 by Grant Edgell

  Over the last few months Buckeye Empire has gotten behind a central Ohio benefit called Birdies for Boonie, an annual event put into place to assist a local family in offsetting costs...

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Empire Recruiting | Timothy Gardner Commits

On July 30, 2012 by Buckeye Empire

  The inaugural edition of Friday Night Lights is living up to expectations. Early Saturday morning, 3* (Rivals) Offensive Lineman Timothy Gardner (Lawrence Central, Ind.) committed to the 2013 class, bringing the grand...

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Urb-Speak: Big Ten Media Day

On July 27, 2012 by Grant Edgell

  Big Ten Media Day was yesterday, with each head coach in the conference taking their turn at the podium to answer questions from the media. It’s always interesting to hear the opinions,...

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Claudia Wurzel

From Scarlet to Gold – Claudia Wurzel

On July 26, 2012 by Buckeye Empire

Event: Women’s Rowing Claudia Wurzel will represent Italy in the 2012 Olympics as a part of the country’s national rowing team. Wurzel has been a fixture in the Italian rowing scene for many...

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Margot Shumway

From Scarlet to Gold – Margot Shumway

On July 26, 2012 by Buckeye Empire

Event: Women’s Rowing Margot Shumway will represent the United States in the 2012 Olympic Games. This will be her second trip to the Olympics, with the first coming in 2008 in China, where...

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Happy Valley from a Player’s Point of View

On July 26, 2012 by Jon Thoma

  This week we have witnessed happenings in sports as we never have before, and hopefully never will again.  The situation at Penn State is a non-sports tragedy that happened to occur within...

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Football Season Preview | The Schedule

On July 26, 2012 by Andrew

Welcome to week two of your eight-week Empire season preview for the 2012 football Buckeyes. Every week between now and kickoff, we’ll break down a different component of the fall season (see topics and links to past...

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From Scarlet to Gold – Roger Espinoza

On July 25, 2012 by Buckeye Empire

Event: Men’s Soccer Roger Espinoza, a former soccer player for The Ohio State University, was named to the national team for Honduras . He is the first ever former Buckeye to be named...

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A Silent Assassin

On July 25, 2012 by Chris Holloway

  His nameplate may not say “Head Coach,” or even “Coordinator,” but one man on the Ohio State Football coaching staff has arguably the best job on the field. It helps that he’s...

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Transition Made Easy

On July 25, 2012 by Grant Edgell

  Even under far different circumstances than what we’re seeing occur in State College, we had no idea how easy Urban Meyer would make this whole transition thing look. Penn State head coach...

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Being A Buckeye (or Even a Wolverine)

On July 25, 2012 by Ryan

Given the recent chaos and shock within the college football realm, an event like this couldn’t come at a better time.  This Saturday is the ‘Birdies for Boonie’ charity golf outing.  An annual...

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OSU Opponent Preview: Miami (OH)

On July 25, 2012 by Joe Dexter

  Today starts a new feature at the Buckeye Empire, as we wait patiently for the 2012 season to begin. When the Buckeyes take the field in 39 days,  a new era will...

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