Michigan State meets Ohio State in Big Ten quarters
Ohio State (19-13, 9-12) vs. No. 1 seed Michigan State (25-6, 16-4)
Big Ten Tourney Quarterfinals, United Center, Chicago; Friday, 11:30 a.m. EDT
Ohio State ends five-game skid with win over Huskers
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The shot clock was about to hit zero when Ohio State's Luther Muhammad launched a shot from behind the key. The ball hit the front of the rim, bounced off the backboard and dropped straight through.
"To be honest, every time I let it go I feel like it's good," Muhammad said. "That one, that was a straight heat check. I just felt like, 'Today's my day. God is on my side today.' "
No. 23 Ohio State pulls away to rout Cleveland State 89-62
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Tougher games loom on the schedule for No. 23 Ohio State. But so far, the Buckeyes have passed every early test.
Kaleb Wesson had 19 points and three teammates also scored in double figures as Ohio State pulled away in the second half to beat Cleveland State 89-62 on Friday night.
C.J. Jackson had 17 points, Andre Wesson scored 11 and Luther Muhammad added 10 for the Buckeyes (6-0).