COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- With Illinois leading by 11 points with 8:45 left in the first half, Ohio's State's Keita Bates-Diop went to work.
Playing in his 100th game for the Buckeyes, Bates-Diop reeled off 11 unanswered points including a pair of dunks, a 3-pointer and a tip-in off an offensive rebound. No. 17 Ohio State ended the half up by four and outlasted the pesky Illini in the second half to win 75-67 on Sunday.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) Justin Jackson had 22 points and 12 rebounds as No. 17 Maryland held off Ohio State down the stretch to win 77-71 on Tuesday night. The Buckeyes pulled within one point four times in the second half but the Terps...
Keita Bates-Diop had a career-high 35 points and No. 17 Ohio State beat Illinois 75-67 on Sunday afternoon
Keita Bates-Diop scored on a putback with 2.8 seconds left to give Ohio State a big 64-64 win over Purdue, the Boilermakers' first setback since Nov. 23.
No. 14 Ohio State came from 14 points down to snap No. 3 Purdue’s 19-game winning streak and take over first-place in the Big Ten on Wednesday night thanks to this bucket from Keita Bates-Diop with 2.8 seconds left: No. 14 @OhioStat...