In somewhat of a rare meeting between two of the APs top 25 teams, 10th-ranked Ohio State snapped Marquette’s 27-game winning streak, defeating the defending co-Big East champs 52-35 on Saturday afternoon in front of a packed house at the BMO Harris Bradley Center in Milwaukee. Senior guard Aaron Craft added another solid performance to his resume while leading the Buckeyes to...
Shannon Scott scored 13 points and sparked a decisive second-half run, and No. 10 Ohio State pulled away over cold-shooting No. 17 Marquette for a 52-35 win Saturday.
Sam Thompson also scored 13, while Aaron Craft added 10 for the Buckeyes (3-0), who ended the Golden Eagles' 27-game home winning streak, second-longest in the nation.
Ohio State slowly took control with a 12...
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Juniors Shannon Scott and LaQuinton Ross both delivered increased production for Ohio State on Saturday, earning praise from head coach Thad Matta. Scott finished with 16 points, including four 3-pointers, while Ross claimed his first career double-double with 14 points and 11 rebounds.
Shannon Scott scored a career-high 16 points and LaQuinton Ross, also starting for the first time as a junior, had 14 points and a personal-best 11 rebounds to lead No. 11 Ohio State past Morgan State 89-50 on Saturday.
Lenzelle Smith Jr. led the way with 18 points and spurred a first-half spurt for the Buckeyes, who improved to 93-18 in home openers and 89-22 in season debuts....
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With Deshaun Thomas departed, the 2013-14 Ohio State men's basketball team lacks a go-to scoring threat. Ahead of the season opener against Morgan State, head coach Thad Matta and juniors Shannon Scott and Sam Thompson spoke about the increased balance and depth on a team that Matta has described as "unselfish."
He was the Big Man on Campus at Milton High, the steady force behind three straight Georgia state-title game appearances. The son of former NBA player Charlie Scott was a McDonald's All-American, the higest honor among today's highly-touted recruits.
Shannon Scott worked hard to maximize those God-given gifts and basketball genes. But a funny thing -- or not so funny to Scott...
Although Indiana’s Victor Oladipo wasn’t his normal self on offense (7 points) he still made a difference on the defensive end. The Big Ten and National Player of the Year candidate, Oladipo had a shot block on Shannon Scott that not many in this world can make. With Ohio State win over Indiana in Bloomington on Tuesday night, 67-58, Michigan, Ohio State, Michigan State and Wisconsin...
Ohio State sophomore point guard Shannon Scott took the Buckeyes' 59-56 loss at Michigan State tough. After all, it was his missed shot in the final seconds that serves as the final memory from a missed opportunity for the Buckeyes. More on Scott, Craft's steals record, secondary scoring options and team notes inside.
Ohio State's Shannon Scott shows here why he's getting more minutes at the point, and why he has the 3rd best assist rate in the Big Ten. Sam Thompson finishes as Sam Thompson is want to do - that is, with high flying authority.
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Last season, Shannon Scott's timid nature was evident when he was on the floor. In the time since, the sophomore point guard has become one of the biggest weapons for the Ohio State basketball team. Now with his fast style and his inhibitions thrown to the wind, Scott is developing into the player Thad Matta envisioned when recruiting him.