Jae’Sean Tate Takes To Twitter To Refute Theory That He Hurt His Shoulder During His Infamous Floor Slap

This past Saturday, Ohio State sophomore Jae’Sean Tate, in a moment he’d probably take back, slapped the floor ahead of a defensive possession against Nebraska before getting burned by Cornhuskers guard Tai Webster. After the contest, it was revealed that Tate injured his shoulder during the game – and Tuesday night, it was reported that his season is over.  Tate wants to...
Via College Spun
February 24, 2016  |  Discuss

Ohio State's Tate out for season, as floor slap apparently aggravates shoulder injury

Here's one instance where "insult to injury" applies fairly well.Ohio State forward Jae'Sean Tate is out for the season, scheduled to undergo surgery on his left shoulder on Friday. But it's the way that he hurt the shoulder that's painful to watch.And we don't mean painful in the Lawrence Taylor-Joe Theismann sense.Tate was victimized on the kind of play that gets played and replayed...
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February 24, 2016  |  Discuss

Ohio State's Jae-Sean Tate out for year after suffering injury slapping floor

We probably won’t see many more floor slaps out of Ohio State basketball. Earlier, reports emerged that guard Jae’Sean Tate injured his shoulder while slapping the floor before allowing Nebraska’s Tai Webster to blow by him. On Tuesday, Ohio State officially announced that Tate is out for the year. Jae'Sean Tate, a sophomore with @OhioStateHoops will miss the remainder...
Via College Spun
February 23, 2016  |  Discuss

Video: Ohio State player slaps floor, lets player run past him

A lot of times, a basketball player will try to motivate himself by slapping the hardwood floor. One Ohio State player found out that it doesn’t always work as he was defending a Nebraska player on Saturday. Jae’Sean Tate was defending Cornhusker guard Tai Webster, who was dribbling the ball near the lane. Tate slapped the court to try and intimidate Webster, who took the opportunity...
Via Campus Sports Net
February 21, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Ohio State forward slaps floor, gets embarrassed

In basketball, a defender slapping the floor is done as a motivational tool. It sets the tone for the defense and lets the offense know it’s going to have a rough time imposing its will and scoring. Sometimes though, a floor slap doesn’t turn out the way it was planned. Such was the case with Ohio State’s Jae’Sean Tate today against Nebraska. With Cornhusker guard Tai...
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February 20, 2016  |  Discuss

Nebraska beats Tennessee 82-71 in 3rd place game at Barclays

NEW YORK (AP) Tai Webster scored 18 points and Andrew White III had all of his 15 in the second half as Nebraska beat Tennessee 82-71 on Saturday in the third-place game of the Barclays Center Classic. The Cornhuskers (5-2) used a 21-5 run spanning halftime to take command and their biggest lead was 60-38 with 12:29 to play. Nebraska used some stifling defense and control of the...
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November 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Webster leads Nebraska to easy 92-65 win over SE Louisiana

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) Tai Webster scored 11 of his 13 points in the first half to lead Nebraska to a 37-point halftime advantage and an easy 92-65 victory over Southeastern Louisiana on Sunday. Nebraska's 92 points set a Pinnacle Bank Arena scoring record, eclipsing the 83 the Cornhuskers scored against South Carolina State in 2013. Nebraska (3-1) opened up a 19-2 lead in the first...
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November 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Tom Crean gets into it with Tim Miles over hard foul (Video)

Tom Crean and Tim Miles got into it during Wednesday’s Indiana-Nebraska game after a hard foul. Nebraska’s Tai Webster pushed Hanner Mosquera-Perea, who was going up for a dunk on an alley-oop. The contact seemed incidental, but it was still enough to get Crean fired up. He and Miles began yelling at each other. There...Read More
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January 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Tim Miles Screamed In Tom Crean’s Face At Half Court During The Nebraska-Indiana Game

Roughly midway through the second half of the Big Ten men’s basketball contest between Nebraska and Indiana Wednesday evening, Huskers’ coach Tim Miles got in the face of Indiana coach Tom Crean, screaming at him at half court.  The altercation apparently stemmed from a hard foul by Nebraska sophomore guard Tai Webster on Indiana junior forward Hanner Mosquera-Perea.  Tim...
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December 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Webster fuels Nebraska's 73-65 win

Tai Webster scored 13 of his 14 points in the second half and Nebraska rallied to take seventh place at the Charleston Classic with a 73-65 victory over Georgia on Sunday. The Cornhuskers (4-2) had watched close games slip away their first two days in the eight-team tournament and were trailing the Bulldogs 51-48 with under 10 minutes left. That's when Webster led Nebraska on a...
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November 24, 2013  |  Discuss

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