Scores

Final

Iowa 48

(7-9, 0-3 Big Ten)

Ohio State 79

(12-3, 3-0 Big Ten)

    7:00 PM ET, January 9, 2008

    Value City Arena, Columbus, Ohio

    1 2 T
    IOWA 17 3148
    OSU 45 3479

    Top Performers

    Iowa: T. Freeman 21 Pts, 3 Reb, 3 Ast

    Ohio State: D. Lighty 14 Pts, 3 Reb, 3 Ast, 3 Stl

    Ohio St. 79, Iowa 48

    Associated Press

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- David Lighty and Othello Hunter each scored 14 points to lead Ohio State to a 79-48 win over Iowa Wednesday night, pushing the Buckeyes' winning streak to eight.

    Ohio State (12-3, 3-0 Big Ten) outscored Iowa 27-3 over the final 11 minutes of the first half to break open what had been a close game.

    Reserve guard Eric Wallace scored 10 for Ohio State.

    Tony Freeman scored a game-high 21 points for Iowa (7-9, 0-3), and junior forward Cyrus Tate added 10.

    Iowa was 19-of-56 from the field while Ohio State made 33-of-63 shots and out-rebounded the Hawkeyes 36-33.

    The Buckeyes are 3-0 in the Big Ten for the first time since winning their first seven conference games in 1991.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    IOWA
    OSU
    Points 48 79
    FG Made-Attempted 19-56 (.339) 33-63 (.524)
    3P Made-Attempted 6-33 (.182) 6-20 (.300)
    FT Made-Attempted 4-7 (.571) 7-9 (.778)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 13 (0/0) 9 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 31

    2007-08 Season

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