The Ohio State women’s hockey team jumped two spots to No. 2 in the USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine top 10 poll after a series sweep of Minnesota this past weekend.
Ohio State continued to spiral when the Buckeyes’ losing streak was extended to five games after 6-1 and 8-1 losses to Notre Dame at Value City Arena on Friday and Saturday.
The series exposed the Buckeyes’ specialty teams again. In the first game, OSU in the first period had a Read More
The outcomes were nearly the same – 5-1 and 5-2 losses to No. 4 Minnesota – but for Ohio State there was a better vibe following the second game at Value City Arena on Saturday after showing some resiliency against the Golden Gophers.
In both games the momentum shifted when Read More
For the third time this season, Ohio State won the first of a two-game series but couldn’t finish the deal, a major reason way the Buckeyes are sixth of seven teams in the Big Ten.
OSU (5-10-1, 5-9-0-0-1, 16 points Big Ten) had another unsatisfying weekend because after going to Read More
Ohio State technically was denied a program-record fourth straight NCAA appearance in March when the coronavirus pandemic led to an abrupt halt of the season.
There’s no question the Buckeyes would have received an at-large berth if they didn’t earn the automatic bid for winning the Big Ten tournament.
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Sweeping a Big Ten series is not easy.
Just ask Michigan this weekend, which embarrassed visiting Michigan State 9-0 on Friday but lost the rematch in East Lansing 3-2 on Saturday.
Or, the Ohio State Buckeyes, who for the second time this season at home failed to win the second Read More
Ohio State goes into the holiday break knowing it can play well for stretches but putting a full game together is still elusive.
The No. 18 Buckeyes blew a three-goal lead in the opener vs. Arizona State prior to rallying for a 4-4 tie on Thursday at Value City Arena, Read More
Ohio State did not score an even-strength goal in 120 minutes during the two games at Notre Dame but the Buckeyes did get three power-play goals in a 5:11 span of the second game and that was enough to earn a split of the six points.
Junior forward Quinn Preston Read More
Ohio State couldn’t solve a hot goalie or the Wisconsin special teams and had to settle for a series split with the No. 14 Badgers following a 3-1 loss at Value City Arena on Friday.
The defeat for the No. 13 Buckeyes (2-4-0, 2-4-0-0-1-0 Big Ten) was their first in Read More
It took four games, but No. 10 Ohio State got its first win of the season, 4-2, against Michigan State at an empty Value City Arena on Sunday.
The result, fueled by a second straight 42-save performance by Tommy Nappier, gave the Buckeyes (1-3-0, 1-3-0-0-1-0 Big Ten) four Read More