Hinkie confirms slender wing Sam Thompson from Ohio State also playing for #Sixers this summer.
— Tom Moore (@tmoore76ers) June 27, 2015
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Sam Thompson scored his first points in tonight’s Ohio State-Penn State men’s basketball game in pretty spectacular fashion.
Late in the first half of the game against the Buckeyes and Nittany Lions, Thompson, a 6-foot-7 senior forward, tipped an inbounds pass. The ball deflected off his hands, up into the air, off the backboard and through the net.
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Ohio State took care of business at home once again tonight, but it wasn’t easy.
The Buckeyes were able to erase a 12 point deficit in the second half behind D’Angelo Russell’s 28 points and seven rebounds. Purdue was ranked third in the Big Ten standings coming into tonight’s game and the Buckeyes getting this win can only help their tournament resume.
Although they were...
Sam Thompson was born to fly.
On Wednesday night, the senior soared over the Penn State Nittany Lion defense, scoring 13 first half points en route to a __ win in Big Ten Conference Play.
Thompson finished with a career-high 22 points, yet it was his on-the-ball defense that set the tone for the Buckeyes early. Thompson held Penn State guard D.J. Newbill scoreless through the first...
Ohio State’s men’s basketball team had little trouble getting past Morehead State Saturday afternoon, beating the Eagles, 87-71.
The play of the day for the No. 12-ranked Buckeyes (8-1) came in the second half, when senior forward Sam Thompson threw down a ridiculous one-handed slam off an inbounds play.
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The reaction to the dunk was even better than...
This may be the best block you see all season.
Ohio State junior Sam Thompson sends Tim Frazier's shot attempt onto the other side of the court during Thursday night's game.
"Sam Thompson, as athletic a player as there is in the Big Ten," Joe Tessitore said after the authoritative rejection.
Thompson is averaging less than a block a game but this is #The1 that counts.
Usually, it’s some absurd offensive play (a dunk), that makes the highlight reels for Ohio State junior forward Sam Thompson. Thursday night, against Penn State, it was just the opposite – Thompson made an incredibly athletic defensive play that has Buckeyes fans talking. Late in the first half, Nittany Lions guard Tim Frazier drove the lane and tried to throw up a floater over...
Ohio State wingman Sam Thompson has some serious hops, and Aaron Craft and the rest of the Buckeye guards love to throw it up to Thompson.
Want proof? Thompson caught 4 thunderous alley oops last night in Ohio State’s game against Maryland.
Check out all four of the oops after the jump.
VIDEO: We've lost count. How about you? All we know is Sam Thompson had another alley-oop....