Here are a few stories you might be interested in checking out as your weekend gets underway.
Northwestern is reportedly filling out the coaching staff for their men’s basketball team with a man who has Duke connections, and that man is NOT Ohio State video coordinator Greg Paulus.
And I bet it’s not the team you’re thinking of.
He dropped the first three passes that came his way, but Vikings coach Leslie Frazier still said Duron Carter had a good first practice.
The former Buckeye defensive back returned to Columbus in his role as a secondary coach for Battle Ground Academy.
Quinn Pitcock discussed his video game addiction with Katie Couric.
A new eatery has named food items after Woody Hayes, Earle Bruce, Jim Tressel and Urban Meyer.
Tomorrow is Jim Tressel Bobblehead Night.
The Akron Aeros are giving away Jim Tressel bobbleheads to the first 1,000 fans through the gate tomorrow. That’s after they celebrate Star Wars vs. Star Trek Night tonight…Believe me, that could get ugly.
On the other hand, the Force is strong with the Toledo Mudhens. Almost a whole weekend will geared around the Star Wars movie franchise, starting with “May the Fourth Be With You” tomorrow and “Revenge of the Fifth” the next day. Players will wear Chewbacca themed unis; and, yes, there will be a Kazoo-Along.
A New York writer takes aim at former Blue Jackets forward Rick Nash and his contract…despite the fact that Nash had nine shots (albeit only 5 on goal) in a 3-1 loss to the Capitals.