Big Ten Tournament - Ohio State Downs Wisconsin 50-43 - Match Report
Ohio State grabbed a 50-43 win over Wisconsin on Sunday, behind a 17-point effort from Deshaun Thomas at United Center.
Ohio State was a 2-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Ohio State got 9 points from Aaron Craft and another 8 points from Sam Thompson. Shannon Scott contributed 3 assists, while Lenzelle Smith, Jr. cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Wisconsin got a 10-point performance from Traevon Jackson, who was supported by 8 points from Sam Dekker. Frank Kaminsky had 3 assists in a losing cause for Wisconsin, while Mike Bruesewitz grabbed 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Wisconsin were victorious, as the score was 24-23 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Ohio State as they grabbed 39 boards, while Wisconsin only had 28.