The Buckeyes(24-7, 15-3 Big) finally find a way to pull out a close on in Indiana(16-14, 9-9 Conf). All it too was two overtime periods and some good luck. The Buckeyes only got 4 bench points, while the Hoosiers got 32. Both teams used four bench players.
Leading the Buckeyes with 24 points and 11 rebounds was,Keita Bates-Diop(Normal, Ill) although he was ice cold from the field, hitting just 9-24 shots.Kam Williams(Baltimore, Maryland) had 15 points to help the cause. Much improved C.J. Jackson(Charlotte, NC) had 13 points, including the game winner on a long tree, with just 1.7 seconds left in the 2nd overtime.
For Indiana,Juwan Morgan(Waynesville, MO) had 18 to lead the way.