Field Goal %
- OSU 41.4
- 45.6 MSU
Three Point %
- OSU 22.2
- 57.9 MSU
- OSU 21
- 17 MSU
- OSU 42
- 28 MSU
- East Lansing, Michigan 48826
0:00 - OT
End of Game
Ohio State's offense was more effective when it was able to get a paint touch Tuesday. The Buckeyes got a paint touch on half of their possessions, scoring 20 more points than when they didn't get a paint touch.
Michigan State outscored Ohio State 43-18 on shots outside the paint Tuesday. The Spartans made 11 three-pointers, the most such field goals allowed by Ohio State in a game this season.
Michigan State and Ohio State have squared off in huge top-10 matchups, in different sports, exactly a month apart.
Michigan State scored 20 points against Ohio State in transition Tuesday. The Buckeyes entered the game holding opponents to 7.4 points per game in transition, fourth-best in the nation. Keith Appling had as many points in transition as the whole Ohio State team.
Arizona guard Rawle Alkins said he will return to school for his sophomore season after testing the NBA draft waters. He had been projected a second-round pick.
T.J. Ford is joined by his former college coach Rick Barnes after he graduates from the University of Texas 15 years after he arrived on campus.
Former Longhorns star T.J. Ford has graduated 14 years after leading the Longhorns to the Final Four and turning pro.