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Dayton Flyers vs. Ohio St. Buckeyes

The Ohio State Buckeyes and the Dayton Flyers face off on Thursday in Buffalo in a first round NCAA Tournament game in the South Regional. The Buckeyes are -5.5 point favorites over the Flyers with an over/under point total set at 128.5. The Ohio State Buckeyes are the number six seed in the south after finishing in fifth place in the Big Ten this season. Ohio State went 13-0 out of conference this year and 3-1 in neutral site games. LaQuinton Ross is averaging 15.4 points and 6.1 rebounds per game to lead the Buckeyes. Lenzelle Smith Jr. is averaging 11.1 points and 5.1 rebounds, Aaron Craft is averaging 9.6 points, and Amir Williams is averaging 8.0 points and 5.8 rebounds. Ohio State is averaging 69.8 points and they are shooting 44.9 percent while defensively they are allowing 59.8 points and their opponents are shooting 40.5 percent. Ohio State has Read More

Iowa Hawkeyes vs. Ohio St. Buckeyes

The Iowa Hawkeyes and the Ohio State Buckeyes face off on Tuesday at Carver-Hawkeye Arena in Big Ten college basketball. The Hawkeyes are -6 point favorites over the Buckeyes. The Iowa Hawkeyes have win two of their last three games and are ranked 13th in the nation. Iowa is 6-3 in Big Ten play and in third place in the conference standings. Roy Devyn Marble leads the Hawkeyes averaging 16.3 points per game. Aaron White is averaging 13.5 points and 6.5 rebounds, Jarrod Uthoff is averaging 8.8 points and .2 rebounds, and Melsahn Basabe is averaging 8.0 points and 6.5 rebounds. Iowa is averaging 84.3 points and they are shooting 47.3 percent while defensively they are allowing 66.7 points and their opponents are shooting 38.1 percent. Iowa is 11-1 at home this season and they have played the 63rd ranked schedule in the nation. The Ohio State Buckeyes have won Read More

Northwestern Wildcats vs. Ohio St. Buckeyes

The Northwestern Wildcats and the Ohio State Buckeyes face off on Thursday in Evanston in Big Ten college basketball action. The Buckeyes are -9.5 point favorites over the Wildcats with an over/under point total set at 122. The Northwestern Wildcats have lost seven of their last eight games as injuries have finally just gotten the best of them. Northwestern is 4-11 in the Big 10, 8-9 at home, and they are tied for 10th place in the conference standings. As a team Northwestern is averaging 61.1 points, 14.7 assists, and they are shooting 40.2 percent while defensively they are allowing 63 points, 13.1 assists, and they are shooting 42.3 percent. Reggie Hearn is averaging 13.7 points, Dave Sobolewski is averaging 10.2 points, and Tre Demps is averaging 7.5 points. Northwestern played Ohio State tough in the first meeting of these two teams. The Ohio State Buckeyes have won three of Read More

Ohio St. Buckeyes vs. Northwestern Wildcats

Ohio State and Northwestern battle on Thursday Night in Columbus. The Buckeyes are -16 point favorites over the Wildcats with an over/under point total set at 124. The Ohio State Buckeyes have lost their last two games in a row and they have slipped to fifth place in the Big 10 despite being ranked 13th in the nation. OSU is 7-4 in the Big Ten, 12-1 at home this season, and they have played the 20th ranked schedule in the nation. As a team Ohio State is averaging 71.7 points, 13.8 assists, and they are shooting 46 percent while defensively they are allowing 59.1 points, 9.6 assists, and their opponents shoot 38.9 percent. Deshaun Thomas is averaging 20.1 points and 6.1 rebounds, Lenzelle Smith Jr. is averaging 10.3 points and 5.3 rebounds, and Aaron Craft is averaging 9.9 points. Ohio State looks like a sure thing for the NCAA Tournament Read More

Penn St. Nittany Lions vs. Ohio St. Buckeyes

The Penn State Nittany Lions and the Ohio State Buckeyes face off on Saturday in Big Ten college basketball action in Happy Valley. The Buckeyes are -11.5 point favorites over the Nittany Lions with an over/under point total set at 127.5. The Penn State Nittany Lions are at the bottom of the Big Ten standings and they are winless in conference play this season. PSU is 7-5 at home this season and 0-4 against teams ranked in the top 25. As a team Penn State is averaging 61.5 points, 9.1 assists, and they are shooting 39 percent while defensively they are allowing 67.2 points, 11.8 assists, and their opponents are shooting 42.5 percent. D.J. Newbill is averaging 15.5 points and 6.0 rebounds, Jermaine Marshall is averaging 15 points, and Ross Travis is averaging 7.1 points and 7.1 rebounds. This season looks like it will be challenge the rest of the Read More

Iowa Hawkeyes vs. Ohio St. Buckeyes

The Ohio State Buckeyes and the Iowa Hawkeyes face off on Tuesday in Columbus in Big Ten college basketball. The Buckeyes are -12 point favorites over the Buckeyes with an over/under point total set at 136. The Ohio State Buckeyes fought gamely at Michigan State on Saturday but in the end they couldn’t get it done falling to the Spartans and in the process taking their second Big Ten loss of the year. Ohio State is 10-1 at home this season and 3-2 in Big 10 play while playing the 30th ranked schedule in the nation. As a team Ohio State is averaging 73.5 points, 14.9 assists, and they are shooting 45.8 percent while defensively they are allowing 57.9 points, 8.9 assists, and their opponents are shooting 38.3 percent. Deshaun Thomas is averaging 20.8 points and 6.6 rebounds, Lenzelle Smith Jr. is averaging 10.1 points and 5.6 rebounds, and Aaron Read More

Ohio St. Buckeyes vs. Kansas Jayhawks

The Ohio State Buckeyes and the Kansas Jayhawks meet for game two of the Final Four of the NCAA Tournament on Saturday in New Orleans.  The Buckeyes are -2.5 point favorites over the Jayhawks with an over/under point total set at 134.5. The Ohio State Buckeyes have had one goal all season long and that was to make the Final Four and to win the National Championship and while Thad Matta’s team has made the Final Four they are two wins away from a championship. OSU has been impressive thus far in the tourney knocking off Loyola-Maryland in round one and then beating a tough Gonzaga team before beating Cincinnati and Syracuse. For the season the Buckeyes are averaging 75 points and they are shooting 48 percent while defensively they are allowing 59.7 points and their opponents shoot 40.6 percent. Jared Sullinger is averaging 17.6 points and 9.1 rebounds, Deshaun Read More

Ohio St. Buckeyes vs. Cincinnati Bearcats

The Ohio State Buckeyes and the Cincinnati Bearcats face off on Thursday Night in Boston with a spot in the Elite Eight of the NCAA Tournament going to the winner.  The Buckeyes are -8.5 point favorites over the Bearcats with an over/under point total set at 130.5. The Ohio State Buckeyes have been in the top 10 in the rankings for the bulk of the season but Thad Matta’s team knows that doesn’t mean much if they don’t go deeper into the NCAA Tournament. Ohio State breezed through their opening round game against Loyola-Maryland and then fought off a tough Gonzaga team in the second round.  Against the Zags Deshaun Thomas 18 points and seven rebounds, Jared Sullinger had 18 points, Aaron Craft had 17 points and 10 assists, and William Buford had 13 points. As a team Ohio State shot 47.2 percent from the floor, 37.5 percent from beyond Read More

Michigan St. Spartans vs. Ohio St. Buckeyes

The Michigan State Spartans and the Ohio State Buckeyes battle it out on Sunday for the Big Ten Conference Tournament Championship in Indianapolis.  The Buckeyes are -2 point favorites over the Spartans with an over/under point total set at 128.5. The Michigan State Spartans had two chances to wrap up the regular season Big Ten title and Tom Izzo’s team was unable to take advantage of any of them and finished in a three way tie for first but they are looking to make amends for that now. Michigan State fell behind early to Wisconsin but ended the first half with a 25-6 run and then battered the Badgers in the second half to earn their spot in this game. Draymond Green had 14 points and 16 rebounds, Keith Appling had 13 points and five assists, and Austin Thornton had 12 points. The Spartans shot 50 percent from the floor Read More

Michigan St. Spartans vs. Ohio St. Buckeyes

The Michigan State Spartans and the Ohio State Buckeyes face off on Sunday in East Lansing with the Big Ten regular season title going to the winner.  The Spartans are -2.5 point favorites over the Buckeyes with an over/under point total set at 128.5. The Michigan State Spartans control their own destiny but Tom Izzo’s team blew their chance to wrap things up earlier this week when they lost at Indiana on Tuesday. MSU is 13-4 in the Big 10, 17-0 at home this season, they have a game lead in the conference standings, and they are 6-4 against teams ranked in the top 25 including a win at Ohio State. Draymond Green os averaging 16.1 points and 10.2 rebounds, Keith Appling is averaging 11.5 points, and Branden Dawson is averaging 8.5 points and 4.6 rebounds. As a team Michigan State is averaging 71.9 points and they are shooting 47.3 Read More