Tim Adams is entering his 13th season overall and his 12th as a full-time equipment manager for the Buckeyes.
A native of Cranberry Township, Pa., Adams fills several different roles in the Ohio State hockey program. He negotiates all equipment purchases with various manufacturer representatives to properly outfit the Buckeyes in top-of-the-line attire. In addition, he handles the team's everyday equipment-related repair and maintenance issues. During hockey's offseason, Adams assists with the equipment duties surrounding various other sports at Ohio State.
A 1997 graduate of Ohio State with a degree in natural resources, Adams resides in Upper Arlington with his wife, Kate. The couple has two sons, Nolan, 5, and Benjamin, 3.