7:00 PM ET, November 24, 2009
Value City Arena, Columbus, Ohio
Turner has triple-double, Lighty a career-high 22 in Buckeyes' blowout
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- On a night when several things went wrong for Ohio State (No. 18 ESPN/USA Today, No. 17 AP), David Lighty carried the scoring load and Evan Turner again put up some startling numbers.Lighty scored a career-high 22 points and Turner had his second triple-double of the season to lead the sluggish Buckeyes past Lipscomb 84-64 on Tuesday.
Evan Turner is the 34th player in Division I history to record multiple triple-doubles in a season. This was only his fifth game of the 2009-10 season. The most in D-I history is four, accomplished by four players.
|1987-88||Brian Shaw||UC-Santa Barbara|
• Evan Turner's second career triple-double (both this season) led Ohio State to its 66th win in its last 67 home games vs. unranked opponents. Turner finished with 16 points, 10 rebounds and 11 assists; he was just 1 for 6 from the field with 5 turnovers in the first half.
• David Lighty scored a career-high 22 points, his third career 20-point game.
• Lipscomb fell to 0-4 this season and 0-4 all-time vs. AP top 25 teams.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||25-58 (.431)||33-57 (.579)|
|3P Made-Attempted||5-18 (.278)||11-22 (.500)|
|FT Made-Attempted||9-14 (.643)||7-17 (.412)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||18 (0/0)||15 (0/0)|
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