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When Sam Thompson reached out with one hand and grabbed the ball with one hand and slammed dunked with ease, you just knew it was going to be an Ohio State Buckeyes kind of night.
They dominated the less fortunate Iona team and continued to play great basketball they way they have don so throughout the month of March. Buckeyes fans are hoping that the team can continue to display that they are made for March.
The team is coming to life this march and Aaron Craft continues to put on a defensive display second to none. Craft had 6 steals in the game and led all players in steals by almost double the amount over every player that was on the floor last night.
The Ohio State Buckeyes would get 20 points out of Thompson and 24 points out of Deshaun Thomas.
If these 2 players can continue to put out the numbers we are seeing now, the Buckeyes are going to be a team to deal with this month.
It looks like the Buckeyes are working well together as a team, with the offense Thompson and Thomas ...
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Ohio State Buckeyes basketball coach Thad Matta was very excited after the Buckeyes downed Iowa on a buzzer beating shot taken by none other than Aaron Craft. It was though the Buckeyes didn’t want the ball in anyone’s hands but Craft’s. Craft who struggled throughout the game trying to make foul shots, didn’t seemed to be bothered by the fact he was off today. He went up...
We were waiting for the first buzzer-beater of the weekend, but we will have to settle for .5 left on the clock. Aaron Craft’s game-winner with a half a second left sent the Ohio St Buckeyes to the Sweet 16 over the Iowa St Cyclones: Craft and the Buckeyes struggled in the final 6 minutes, seeing a 13-point lead disappear. But they survived and now advance to play Arizona on Thursday.
We haven't had a true buzzer beater yet, but Aaron Craft's three pointer with .5 seconds left is the highlight of March Madness thus far. After struggling at the line in the 2nd half, Craft made the one shot that counted at the end, and led Ohio State to a 78-75 victory over Iowa State. Jim Nantz gives us a solid call on the buzzer beater, although I'm a bit disappointed...
Ohio State is preparing for a big game at an arena that has not been kind to the Buckeyes.
Second-seeded Ohio State is one win away from reaching the round of 16 in the NCAA tournament for a fourth straight season, something the Buckeyes have never done in their history. Ohio State (23-11) can pull it off by beating 10th-seeded Iowa State (23-11) at the University of Dayton Arena...
Ohio State was in a close battle with Iowa State, but luckily Aaron Craft was able to bail them out prior to a possible upset. Check out the below buzzer beater by Craft which gave the Buckeyes a 78-75 win and a punched ticket to the Sweet 16.
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DETROIT (AP) -- Peter Schneider and T.J. Tynan scored goals and Notre Dame rallied past Ohio State in the first semifinal of the CCHA tournament on Saturday at Joe Louis Arena.
Ryan Dzingel gave the third-seeded Buckeyes a 1-0 lead with his 16th goal of the season in the first period, but the Irish, the No. 2 seed, rallied with a goal in each period. Jeff Costello sealed the victory...
Saginaw Heritage (Mich.) sophomore S-WR Brian Cole visited Ohio State and left with an offer. He talked about the day and which position the Buckeyes see him at.
Bulletin board material has been all over the web this week from the Iona players. They’ve even claimed that the defense they play in practice compares to that of Craft and Scott. These are things I find funny, and you should too. Join the conversation below!
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Score: No. 2 Ohio State 95, No. 15 Iona 70
Star(s): Ohio State: Sam Thompson 20 Pts, 10 Reb. Deshaun Thomas 24 Pts, 3 Reb, 2 Ast. Iona: Tavon Sledge 20 Pts, 3 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Blk.
Story: All of the talk leading up to this one was about Momo Jones, and most of it came form Mr. Jones himself. Now it’s about the way Aaron Craft and the Buckeyes stifled the nation’s third...
DAYTON, Ohio -- Ohio State is rolling, but on Sunday it meets a team that can match its athleticism. Iowa State is going to fire away from the 3-point line and test Ohio State's defense the way it hasn't been tested in weeks.
At stake is a trip to Los Angeles and the Sweet 16; the winner plays Arizona.
The West region of the NCAA tournament is wide open, and Ohio State...
A season that put the Ohio State men's hockey program back on the national radar in the sport ended Saturday afternoon when Notre Dame beat OSU in a CCHA semifinal at Joe Louis Arena. Ryan Dzingel scored for the Buckeyes, who lost a 3-1 decision.