Field Goal %
- ISU 44.2
- 51.0 OSU
Three Point %
- ISU 48.0
- 50.0 OSU
- ISU 16
- 9 OSU
- ISU 37
- 24 OSU
- Dayton, Ohio 45490
- Line: OSU -7.0
- 0th Half
Deshaun Thomas now has 162 career points in the Men's Basketball Championship, tied for the 2nd-most in Ohio State history.
Iowa State had 12 3-pointers vs Ohio State, the 2nd-most vs any Buckeyes team in the Men's Basketball Championship.
With his game-winning 3-point field goal against Iowa State, Aaron Craft joins Vander Blue as the only players in the last two Men's Basketball Championships to make a potential game-tying or go-ahead field goal in the final 10 seconds of a game. Players are a combined 2-for-20 on such attempts.
Ohio State scored 18 points off 16 Iowa State turnovers in its 78-75 win Sunday. The Buckeyes are now 19-1 this season when they score at least 15 points off turnovers. The one loss was to Kansas on Dec. 22.
Ohio State shot 51 percent from the floor and 50 percent from the 3-point line in its 78-75 win against Iowa State. Ball movement was the key. The Buckeyes shot 65.4 percent when having three or more passes on a play. When Ohio State did not have three passes before a shot, it made less than 35 percent.
Aaron Craft was a 29 percent 3-point shooter this season entering today.That was his first 3-point attempt of the game.Craft was 4-for-15 on 3-pointers in the NCAA Tournament in his career before that shot.
Kyron Cartwright scores 13 points, none bigger than his go-ahead 3-pointer with just over two seconds left, in a 68-66 win over Creighton.
In a matchup of top-10 teams, No. 8 North Carolina gets 21 points from Justin Jackson to knock off No. 7 Louisville 74-63.
Fans at the Carrier Dome caught dramatic smartphone footage of the buzzer-beating 3-pointer by John Gillon to beat No. 10 Duke.