Found February 07, 2012 on
William Buford scored a career-high 29 points and capped his night with a pivotal dunk in the final minute to power No. 3 Ohio State past hot-shooting Purdue 87-84 on Tuesday.

Instant reaction: OSU 87, Purdue 84

Quick thoughts on Ohio State's wild 87-84 win over Purdue Tuesday night: It was always in doubt because Purdue wouldn't miss. Ohio State won despite defensive breakdowns and foul trouble because William Buford wouldn't miss late. A few breaks both the kind that come with the officiating and the kind that come with superior athletes competing for those 50-50 balls helped...

OSU Trying To Make Run Without Threes

The Ohio State basketball team has won 20 of its 23 games, but the Buckeyes are doing it a little different than they've done it in the past under head coach Thad Matta. This year, Ohio State isn't relying on three-pointers the way it has in the past. And Matta is just fine with that.

No. 3 Ohio State dodges Purdue

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) With two starters on the bench and the score tied late in Tuesday night's game with Purdue, No. 3 Ohio State needed its most experienced player to take control.

What to watch today: Purdue takes on Ohio State in Big Ten play

What, there's no more football? None at all? And no Red Wings, Pistons, Spartans or Wolverines tonight? Well, what to watch then? How about a key Big Ten hoops matchup then, as Purdue plays at first-place Ohio State? (Especially if you're a fan of second-place Michigan State and looking for some help in the league race and a chance to scout this weekend's big game against...

M. Tennis. Men's Tennis Set for No. 3 Ohio State

The University of Louisville men's tennis team will play host to third-ranked Ohio State Thursday at 4 p.m. at the Bass-Rudd Tennis Center.

Audio: UW Prepares for Border Battle

Dropping two spots in the AP poll after falling to No.3 Ohio State Saturday, No.19 Wisconsin prepares for its only game this week at Minnesota Thursday. UW coach Bo Ryan addresses the media Monday.
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