The Ohio State Buckeyes were able to stay perfect and go 3-0 on the season when they took on Jackson State on Friday night. Ohio State jumped out to an early lead, dominating the first half, finishing it out with a score of 46-17. Jackson State rallied a little in the second half, but quickly fell behind by a lot, eventually being outscored in that half by a margin of 39-24, giving the Buckeyes an 85-41 win.
Jared Sullinger led the way for Ohio State with 20 points, 11 rebounds, one assist, one steal and one block. He went 7-of-9 shooting and made 6-of-7 free throw attempts. Guard Kelsey Howard had 17 points for the Tigers, going 5-for-11 on shot attempts with 2-of-4 three points, and was perfect on all five of his free throws. He also had five rebounds and three steals, but it wasn't enough to give them a win.
Jackson State falls to 0-4, all games on the road, while Ohio State is 3-0. OSU will take on the North Florida Ospreys in their next game on Nov. 21.