Originally written on Fox Sports Ohio  |  Last updated 12/20/12
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COLUMBUS, Ohio It was the middle of a blowout game earlier this month, but the pesky Ohio State guard Aaron Craft was playing as if the very future of the game of basketball was at stake. Every time the overmatched Northern Kentucky ball-handlers brought the ball past half court, the 21-year-old Craft stuck to them like a horse fly on flypaper. His hands stayed in their mugs, his feet kept him between them and the basket, and his head darted here and there, keeping track of the court landscape. Late in the first half after Craft had already notched three steals, and after Craft had contested a three-point shot and then sprinted the other way, catching a fast-break pass then tossing in a layup Northern Kentucky scored its first field goal in more than six minutes. An exasperated Northern Kentucky team, who'd prepared for Craft's full-throttle defense by putting two defenders on the ball-handler in practice, simply didn't know what to do with the Buckeyes' six-foot-two pest. "He'...
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