Found March 30, 2012 on Players View:
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When Jared Sullinger returned to the Ohio State Buckeyes,, the sophomore did so to get a shot at a national championship.

Saturday night against the Kansas Jayhawks, he gets his chance to inch one step closer. His freshman jaunt ended in defeat in the Sweet 16 to the Kentucky Wildcats, only one year ago.

As a team, the Ohio Buckeyes haven’t won a title since way back in 1960.

They came close in 2007, but the Florida Gators had something to say about that.

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