Ohio State 78, Purdue 69: Purdue Falls Short

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A mid-second half run allowed Ohio State to get some distance in a close game.

Aggressive Ross paces Bucks to 1st B1G win

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Despite a dominant showing from Purdue's A.J. Hammons, LaQuinton Ross and the Buckeyes were just too much for the Boilermakers.

Bucks up 34-33 at half on Purdue

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OSU looked like they were playing a 1 p.m. ET New Year's Eve game, but still managed to hang with a seemingly more dialed in Purdue side.

Preview: #3 Ohio State vs Purdue

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Ohio State opens 2013-14 conference play against Purdue in West Lafayette.

Passing the eye test

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With an undefeated non-conference slate behind it, the Ohio State Buckeyes enter Big Ten play undefeated, and as the highest ranked team in the conference. Are these Buckeyes truly one of the...

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