Latest Ryan Day News

Ohio State promotes Brian Hartline to offensive coordinator

Jan. 13, 2023 17:52 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State football coach Ryan Day promoted receivers coach Brian Hartline to offensive coordinator on Friday. The six-year member of the Buckeyes coaching staff replaces Kevin Wilson, who left to become the head coach at Tulsa. The 36-year-old...

Stroud, Ohio State come up just short, lose Peach Bowl 42-41

Jan. 01, 2023 02:00 AM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Quarterback C.J. Stroud and No. 4 Ohio State came up just short, and this one has to hurt. “They’re a good team, but I don’t think there’s one guy in that locker room that thinks we shouldn’t have won the game," Buckeyes coach Ryan Day said. “That’s the...

Athlete money throws wrinkle into recruiting landscape

Dec. 20, 2022 05:56 AM EST

Ohio State has produced the most first-round draft picks of any school and is about to make its fifth College Football Playoff appearance. Those facts would seem to provide quite the recruiting pitch to any college prospect. Yet athletic director Gene Smith still felt the need to...

Ryan Day, Buckeyes feel urgency behind second chance at CFP

Dec. 13, 2022 22:10 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State didn’t get to control its playoff destiny after losing to rival Michigan at the end of the regular season. No matter. The Buckeyes are in the postseason, and they're yearning for redemption. Coach Ryan Day said the...

Tulsa hires Ohio State coordinator Wilson as head coach

Dec. 06, 2022 19:55 PM EST

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Kevin Wilson will seek to bring Tulsa some of the prolific passing and scoring he's overseen during six seasons as the offensive coordinator at Ohio State. Wilson was hired as Tulsa's coach on Tuesday and introduced at an afternoon news conference. ...

Ohio State's Smith-Njigba to skip CFP game, will enter draft

Dec. 05, 2022 15:01 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State star receiver Jaxon Smith-Njigba will not play in the College Football Playoff semifinal game against top-ranked Georgia while he continues to rehabilitate a leg injury and prepare for the 2023 NFL draft. The AP Preseason All-American was hurt in...

Georgia returns to home away from home to face Ohio State

Dec. 04, 2022 17:57 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia will be heading back to its home away from home for the College Football Playoff. The No. 1 Bulldogs (13-0) received the top seed from the selection committee Sunday, earning a spot in the Peach Bowl on New Year’s Eve. The reigning national...

CFP: Georgia vs Ohio St in Peach; Michigan vs TCU in Fiesta

Dec. 04, 2022 17:50 PM EST

For this college football season, the BCS probably would have been fine. Two days after the College Football Playoff announced it is expanding to 12 teams, the field of four to determine this season’s national champion included two schools that did not even win their conferences. ...

No. 1 Georgia faces No. 4 Ohio State in Peach Bowl semifinal

Dec. 04, 2022 15:04 PM EST

PEACH BOWL No. 1 Georgia (13-0, No. 1 College Football Playoff) vs. No. 4 Ohio State (11-1, No. 4 CFP), 8 p.m. EST, ESPN LOCATION: Atlanta COACHES GEORGIA: Kirby Smart, 79-15 in seven seasons OHIO STATE: Ryan Day, 45-5...

TCU's loss gets Tide a last look, but Frogs should make CFP

Dec. 04, 2022 10:03 AM EST

Alabama is going to get one last look from the College Football Playoff selection committee. Whether the Crimson Tide deserves it is debatable, at best, but after both TCU (12-1) and Southern California (11-2) lost the committee has to at least talk about making Alabama (10-2) the...