Ohio State Defeats Michigan State 69-67 - Recap
Ohio State got 22 points from LaQuinton Ross en route to a 69-67 victory over Michigan State on Sunday at Value City Arena.
Ohio State won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 3.5-point spread.
Ohio State got 12 points from Aaron Craft and another 9 points from Lenzelle Smith Jr.. Aaron Craft contributed 7 assists, while Lenzelle Smith Jr. cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Michigan State got 23 points from Adreian Payne in a losing cause and another 12 points from Gary Harris. Keith Appling contributed 6 assists for them, while Adreian Payne had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Michigan State were victorious, as the score was 38-36 at the break.
Michigan State had a 31-30 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.