Recap - Kansas Defeats Ohio State 74-66
|Recap - Kansas Defeats Ohio State 74-66|
Kansas got 22 points from Ben McLemore en route to a 74-66 victory over Ohio State on Saturday at Value City Arena.
Kansas won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 5-point spread as underdogs.
Jeff Withey had 14 points for Kansas and Elijah Johnson chipped in with 13 points. Kevin Young had 3 assists for them, while Jeff Withey was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Ohio State got 16 points from Deshaun Thomas in a losing cause and another 15 points from Shannon Scott. Shannon Scott contributed 4 assists for them, while Amir Williams had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Kansas were victorious, as the score was 37-35 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Kansas as they grabbed 41 boards, while Ohio State only had 37.