BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — Ohio State spoiled the final home game for three Indiana seniors and kept its hopes alive for a share of the Big Ten title.
The No. 14 Buckeyes did it with a 67-58 win Tuesday night over second-ranked Indiana. The Buckeyes have won at least a share of the regular season title in each of the past three seasons.
Deshaun Thomas led Ohio State (22-7, 12-5) with 18 points and eight rebounds. Aaron Craft contributed 15 points, four assists, four rebounds and four steals. The Buckeyes shot 45.8 percent from the field, committed just eight turnovers and outrebounded Indiana 37-32.
Thomas and Craft scored all the points in a 7-0 run that made it 59-50 with 4:15 remaining, causing Hoosiers coach Tom Crean to call a timeout. Indiana (25-5, 13-4) would never recover.
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