The Ohio State Buckeyes headed into the Williams Arena to take on the Minnesota Golden Gophers, and the game looked like it was going to get really out of hand by halftime. At the halfway point, the Buckeyes led the Gophers 40-28, but Minnesota was able to stop the bleeding a bit in the second half, but it wasn't enough to stop Ohio State from coasting to an easy 78-68 victory on Tuesday night. Rodney Williams led the Gophers in score, nearly picking up a double-double with 21 points and 9 rebounds.
For Ohio State, William Buford led the Buckeyes in scoring with 24 points with 8 rebounds and 5 assists. Jared Sullinger also added 23 points and 8 rebounds ont he night while Deshaun Thomas picked up 12 points on the night. The Buckeyes improve to 10-3 in Big Ten play on the season, rebounding from their only loss in the past eight games.
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