No. 2 Ohio State Beats Iowa State 78-75Aaron Craft hit a 3-pointer with a half-second left, and Ohio State escaped Dayton — a place of heartaches — as the lone high seed left in the NCAA tournament's wild West Regional, beating Iowa State 78-75 on Sunday.
Ohio State Beats Wisconsin For B10 TitleDeShaun Thomas scored 17 points and No. 10 Ohio State used its stout defense to beat No. 22 Wisconsin 50-43 on Sunday for the Big Ten tournament title.
Craft Leads Ohio State Past Spartans, 61-58Aaron Craft came on strong in the second half to finish with 20 points and lead No. 10 Ohio State past No. 8 Michigan State, 61-58 on Saturday in the semifinals of the Big Ten tournament.
Buckeyes Beat Illini 68-55 On 19 By Deshaun Thomas Deshaun Thomas, playing perhaps his final home game for No. 14 Ohio State, scored 19 points Sunday to lead the Buckeyes to a 68-55 victory over Illinois, keeping alive their hopes of a Big Ten title tie.
No. 3 Michigan Beats No. 10 Ohio State 76-74 In OT Tim Hardaway Jr. kept Michigan in the game when the Wolverines weren't playing a whole lot of defense. Then he ended it by smothering Ohio State's final chance of overtime.
Thomas Scores 25 To Lead Buckeyes Over BadgersDeshaun Thomas scored 25 points, including 10 during a game-breaking 15-0 second-half run, to lead No. 11 Ohio State past Wisconsin 58-49 on Tuesday night.
Thomas Has 20, OSU Hands Michigan 1st Loss, 56-53 Deshaun Thomas had 20 points and scored the first and last baskets in a 16-0 first-half spurt to help No. 15 Ohio State beat second-ranked Michigan 56-53 on Sunday, denying the Wolverines their first No. 1 ranking in more than 20 years.
Illinois Rebounds With Win Over Buckeyes, 74-55 Brandon Paul scored 19 points and No. 11 Illinois bounced back from a tough loss in its Big Ten opener to beat No. 8 Ohio State 74-55 on Saturday.
Ohio State Beats Chicago State 87-44Deshaun Thomas scored 17 points and No. 10 Ohio State regained its shooting touch with an 87-44 victory over Chicago State on Saturday, the Buckeyes' final tuneup before beginning Big Ten play.
Ohio State Pulls Away From Gonzaga For 73-66 WinJared Sullinger scored 18 points, including two big baskets in the final 3 minutes to lead Ohio State past Gonzaga 73-66 on Saturday and into the round of 16.
Michigan State Beats Ohio State For Big Ten TitleBrandon Wood scored a season-high 21 points to help No. 8 Michigan State defeat No. 7 Ohio State 68-64 on Sunday in the Big Ten tournament championship game.
Buckeyes Beat Spartans, For 3-Way Tie For Big Ten TitleWilliam Buford made a high-arcing jumper from the top of the key with 1 second left, lifting No. 10 Ohio State to a 72-70 win over No. 5 Michigan State on Sunday, forging a three-way tie for the Big Ten title.
Berggren's Late Points Lift Badgers Over BuckeyesJared Berggren scored Wisconsin's final five points - including a go-ahead 3-pointer with 31 seconds left - and the 16th-ranked Badgers beat No. 8 Ohio State 63-60 on Sunday.
Illini Drop Sixth Straight With 83-67 Loss To No. 8 BuckeyesDeshaun Thomas scored 19 points and No. 8 Ohio State regained its shooting touch, rolling over Illinois 83-67 on Tuesday night to remain in the thick of the Big Ten race.
No. 17 Michigan Beats No. 6 Ohio State 56-51Michigan coach John Beilein had one of the longest days of his career on Saturday. He couldn't have asked for a better ending.