Recap - Minnesota Defeats Ohio State 63-53
|Recap - Minnesota Defeats Ohio State 63-53|
Minnesota grabbed a 63-53 win over Ohio State on Thursday, behind a 13-point effort from Deandre Mathieu at Williams Arena.
Minnesota was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3.5-point spread as an underdog.
Minnesota got 12 points from Elliott Eliason and another 10 points from Andre Hollins. Deandre Mathieu contributed 5 assists, while Elliott Eliason cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
Ohio State got 22 points from LaQuinton Ross in a losing cause and another 12 points from Sam Thompson. Aaron Craft contributed 4 assists for them, while Lenzelle Smith Jr. had 6 rebounds.
The rebound battle favored Minnesota as they grabbed 39 boards, while Ohio State only had 24.