Ohio State’s Keita Bates-Diop has been named the AP Big Ten Player of the Year. Bates-Diop is second in the conference in scoring with 19.2 points per game and tied for second in rebounding with 8.9 a game. First-year Buckeyes’ coach Chris Holtmann is the Big Ten coach of the year. Ohio State’s 24 wins are the most by a first-year coach in program history.
C.J. Jackson scored 18 points and Kaleb Wesson added 14 as No. 16 Ohio State routed Rutgers 79-52. The Buckeyes visit Indiana Saturday night.
Keita Bates-Diop’s putback with 2.8 seconds left pushed No. 14 Ohio State past 3rd-ranked Purdue 64-63. Bates finished with 18 points and 11 rebounds.
Jae’Sean Tate scored 16 points as 17th-ranked Ohio State topped Indiana 71-56. The Buckeyes host Illinois Sunday at noon.
College Hoops, Tony Carr banked in a three at the buzzer as Penn State upset No. 13 Ohio State 82-79. The Buckeyes host Indiana Tuesday night.
Keita Bates-Diop scored 20 points as No. 13 Ohio State topped Nebraska 64-59. The Buckeye host Penn State Thursday.
Keita Bates Diop scored 20 points and grabbed nine rebounds as Ohio State topped Rutgers 68-46.
Keita Bates-Diop scored 26 points to lead Ohio State past Maryland 91-69.
College Hoops, Keita Bates-Diop scored 27 points and pulled down 13 rebounds to lead Ohio State past Iowa 92-81.
College Hoops, Keita Bates Diop scored 18 points and C.J. Jackson added 17 as Ohio State rallied to beat Michigan 71-62.