Notebook: Meyer soaks it in

After year away from sideline, coach hangs on for a little 'Sloopy'

Updated: September 1, 2012, 6:57 PM ET
By Austin Ward | BuckeyeNation
Urban MeyerAP Photo/Jay LaPreteUrban Meyer leads his Ohio State team in singing "Carmen Ohio" after his first victory as head coach on Saturday at Ohio Stadium. The Buckeyes beat Miami (Ohio) 56-10.
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- There was no time to soak in the atmosphere early.

Urban Meyer was busy in the locker room when the band was warming up the fans. And once his first game leading Ohio State finally started, he had more pressing concerns trying to figure out what was slowing down his offense than figuring out how many people were in the stands.

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