Posted December 08, 2012 on ohiostate.scout.com
The Ohio State basketball team came into Saturday's game against Long Beach State in a shooting rut. The No. 7 Buckeyes, however, got out of that rut in a big way when four different players scored more than 10 points in the 89-55 win over the 49ers. Go inside for the complete game recap.
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