Penn State Takes Down OSU in a Thriller

Photo courtesy of Dayton Daily News

The Ohio State Buckeyes have been red hot since the Big Ten Conference Play started up.  The Buckeyes before this game were undefeated in conference play. The Penn State Nittany Lions have been very on and off this season after a mediocre start before the Big Ten Play. After this game, they are .500 in the Big Ten Conference. Austin Carr shined bright for the Nittany lions against the Buckeyes, scoring 28 points and hitting the game winning buzzer beater. Keita Bates Diop was the star for the Buckeyes that night scoring 25 points and hitting 3 straight critical 3 pointers to keep Ohio State in the game. Penn State ended up with the victory in this game with a final score of 82-79 to improve their record to 15-8. Penn State would like to keep this momentum going. Their next game will be on Wednesday January 31st against the Michigan State Spartans coached by Tom Izzo. They are ranked in the 5th spot. (UPDATE: Penn State loses to the Michigan State Spartans with a score of 76-68)