Across The Field: A bit ugly, but 4-0

It's time for this week's edition of Across The Field, a regular feature on BuckeyeNation where we point you to noteworthy Buckeyes coverage here and elsewhere. Think something should be included? Send it to espnkendrick@gmail.com.

Ohio State 29, UAB 15

BuckeyeNation Week in Review


  • Friday is kick-back day for the Buckeyes, writes Doug Lesmerises. (Plain Dealer)

  • Having football taken away for a while has given Storm Klein a new perspective. (Eleven Warriors)

  • The defensive line was supposed to be deep. What happened? (The-Ozone.net)

  • Don't expect a miracle season, writes Rob Oller. (Dispatch)

  • While coaches these days don't elaborate about injuries, Urban Meyer sprinkles in a little news now and then. (Plain Dealer)

  • Florida Atlantic played Alabama on Saturday, and former Buckeyes WR Duron Carter wasn't in uniform against one of his former teams. He'll have to sit out all season. (OwlAccess.com)


  • The Buckeyes got a commitment from a shooting guard ranked in the ESPN 100.

  • Thad Matta has to be considered an elite coach now, writes Jeff Rapp. (The-Ozone.net)

  • Ohio State will host a tip-off event on Oct. 22. (ohiostatebuckeyes.com)

  • Matta and former OSU coach Randy Ayers were inducted into the Cradle of Coaches at Miami (Ohio). Ayers is a Miami grad, and Matta had two stints as an assistant there. (ohiostatebuckeyes.com)

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