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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.