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Dec. 3, 2002

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Junior Emonte Jernigan and sophomore Terence Dials were in thestarting lineup for the first time as Buckeyes. Senior Brent Darbyrecorded a career-high 35 points, which included a 13-of-14 effortfrom the foul line. Darby’s 35 points are the most since DougEtzler tallied 37 at George Mason in 92-87 win Dec. 9, 1995. Thelast Buckeye to score 30 or more points was Brian Brown with 33 inthe first round of the 2002 NCAA Tournament against Davidson. The91 points scored by the Blue Devils are the most by an Ohio Stateopponent in a regulation game since Purdue claimed a 107-75 winFeb. 7, 1998. Darby played 40 minutes for the third-consecutivegame at the point-guard position.