TAG: The Ohio State University

College / Jan 30, 2012 / 1:00 pm

The Top 5 College Basketball Performances Of The Weekend

Terrence Jones

Just because LeBron James wrecked Bill Walker on Friday and jumped over John Lucas III on Sunday, don’t forget there was a solid weekend of college basketball being played, too. There were two days of action, but only five teams won the weekend. Here they are: Read More »

College, WNBA / Oct 25, 2011 / 1:45 pm

Ohio State’s “Styles P” Interviews Styles P

Samantha Prahalis

Have you checked out the DIGITAL VERSION of Dime #66 yet?

One of the stars of The Breakout Issue is Ohio State’s women’s team point guard Sammy Prahalis.

Today, “Styles P” turned up on the homepage of XXL.com interviewing the “other” Styles P. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Oct 13, 2011 / 5:00 pm

Nike LeBron 9 – The Ohio State University Player Exclusive

Nike LeBron 9

It appears the University of Miami and University of Kentucky won’t be the only men’s basketball teams receiving player exclusives of the Nike LeBron 9. You had to know that The Ohio State University would be shown some love from LeBron too. Read More »

College, NBA, NBA Draft / Jun 23, 2011 / 1:00 pm

Dime Q&A: Jon Diebler’s Honeymoon On Hold For The NBA Draft

Jon Diebler

The Ohio State Buckeyes have seen their fair share of players leave college early for the NBA Draft during the past few years, but if there was anything consistent on the roster, it had to have been Jon Diebler. Nicknamed 3-bler for his sweet long-range shooting stroke, Diebler used all four years of his college eligibility to set the Buckeye record for career three-pointers made.

Now, Diebler is making his case for an NBA career. But first, he had to get married. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Mar 18, 2011 / 1:45 pm

Top 5 Ohio State Player Exclusives

Nike Zoom LeBron IV

One of the many perks of playing for college basketball’s best teams is also getting the freshest kicks. So with three No. 1 seeds playing today – Duke, Ohio State and Kansas – we thought it’d be nice to check out some of the heat they’ve had on the feet through the years. With that, check out the Top 5 Ohio State player exclusives from Nike Basketball. Read More »

College / Jan 3, 2011 / 1:15 pm

Ohio State sniper Jon Diebler is a national championship X-factor

Contrary to popular belief, Ohio State was not a one-man team last season. Evan Turner cleaned up on National Player of the Year awards like Lauryn Hill at the Grammys, but Mr. Do-It-All didn’t really have to do it all for the Buckeyes during their run to the Sweet Sixteen.

One member of that overlooked supporting cast was Jon Diebler, now a senior two-guard on an OSU squad that is 14-0 and ranked No. 2 in the country. Diebler (12.4 ppg) is hitting 51 percent of his treys this season as part of the crew surrounding freshman superstar big man Jared Sullinger. Read More »