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WATCH: Ohio State's Sam Thompson Showing Why They Call Him Slam Thompson Against Nebraska

With the regular season drawing to a close the Ohio State Buckeyes were looking to get back on track Thursday night against Nebraska after losing their last two games. They certainly did that with a dominate 81-57 win over the Cornhuskers in front of a friendly home crowd.Jae'Sean Tate led the way for the Buckeyes with 22 points, but one of the more memorable plays of the night came...
Via FatManWriting
21 hours ago  |  Discuss

Tate, Thompson, Scott lead Ohio State past Nebraska, 81-57

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Jae'Sean Tate scored a career-high 22 points, Sam Thompson added 15 and Shannon Scott 13 to lead Ohio State past Nebraska 81-57 on Thursday night, the Cornhuskers' sixth loss in a row. D'Angelo Russell had 11 points and six assists before leaving with leg cramps for the Buckeyes (20-8, 9-6 Big Ten), who had lost their last two. Tarin Smith had 13 points, Terran...
Via AP on Fox
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

Buckeyes Shuck Huskers 81-57

The Zen Master made his way to Columbus on Thursday night to gauge the level of freshman sensation D’Angelo Russell. He left feeling the force of fellow freshman Jae’Sean Tate and senior Sam Thompson as the Buckeyes cruised past Nebraska 81-57. Tate and Thompson went a combined 10/10 from the field in the first half, while scoring a combined 24 points — just as many as the...
Via Buckeye Battle Cry
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

BHN: Sam Thompson’s Career Night and Handling Marc Loving’s Suspension

Fans watched in awe on Wednesday night as once again Sam Thompson put on another acrobatic display at Value City Arena. For the Senior, that’s nothing new. The Chicago Native has been one of the best alley oop finishers in college basketball over the last few years. Thompson might just be the best inbound dunker in the history of College Basketball. If the campus of Florida Gulf...
Via Buckeye Battle Cry
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Watch: Ohio State’s Sam Thompson throws down monster alley-oop on out of bounds play

This play pretty much summed up what Ohio State did to Maryland last night and who made the pass to Sam Thompson on this awesome in-bounds alley-oop? Of course it was D’Angelo Russell…. — Kevin Causey (@CFBZ) January 30, 2015
Via Bloguin Best
28 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: OSU's Sam Thompson throws down awesome dunk

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.  Check it out:    The reaction to the dunk was even better than...
Via College Spun
December 13, 2014  |  Discuss

OSU forward Sam Thompson's blocked shot traveled halfway across court

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.  
Via Fox Sports Ohio
February 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Ohio St's Sam Thompson blocks shot into the backcourt

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...
Via College Spun
February 27, 2014  |  Discuss

GIF: Ohio State's Sam Thompson posterizes NDSU defender

Ohio State forward Sam Thompson threw down a vicious alley-oop dunk on an inbound pass, in the first half of the Buckeyes’ Saturday night game vs the North Dakota State Bison at Value City Arena. In GIF form, watch Thompson posterize some poor NDSU soul: [@LandGrant33] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
December 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Sam Thompson Throws Down 4 Alley Oops In One Game (VIDEO)

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....
Via Total Sports Blog
December 05, 2013  |  Discuss

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