Indiana Preview Capsule
Last season: 16-15, lost to Rutgers in first round of Big Ten Tournament.
Coach: Archie Miller.
Conference: Big Ten.
Who's gone: Guard Robert Johnson, guard Josh Newkirk, forward Colin Hartman, forward Freddie McSwain Jr.
Columbus, Ohio — Jae'Sean Tate scored 16 points and No. 17 Ohio State took control early in cruising to a 71-56 win over Indiana on Tuesday night.
Kaleb Wesson added 14 points, and Keita Bates-Diop had 13 points and 13 rebounds as the Buckeyes (19-5, 10-1 Big Ten) bounced back from last week's buzzer-beater loss to Penn State that dropped them three places in the AP Top 25 poll.
No. 17 Ohio State takes control early, beats Indiana 71-56
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — After starting slow at times this season, No. 17 Ohio State didn't waste time jumping all over Indiana on Tuesday night.
Indiana's Zach McRoberts hit two quick shots, one of them a 3-pointer, in the first 1:14 to put the Hoosiers up by one, but Ohio State reeled off a 10-0 run and didn't relinquish the lead again in a 71-56 victory for the Buckeyes.
Indiana takes advantage of strong 2nd half to ice Penguins
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana's Zach McRoberts earned his minutes Friday.
He could be on the verge of getting a lot more playing time.
The junior forward scored seven points, grabbed eight rebounds and helped the Hoosiers seize control early in the second half as Indiana blew out Youngstown State 79-51.