Dec. 1, 2004
Recap | Box Score
The Buckeyes picked up their first road victory against theseason and are 1-1 on the road this year. Ohio State’s 107 pointswas the highest point total this season. The previous high was 89against Bowling Green (Nov. 12) in the season opener. Additionally,Ohio State’s 46 points was the most in the first half this season.The last time Ohio State scored 100 points or more was 100 againstWayne State on Nov. 26, 2002. The 70-point victory tied the schoolrecord for the largest margin of victory. Ohio State beat Akron105-35 on Feb. 22, 1977. Ohio State handed the Bobcats their worstlost in program history. Ohio’s previous worst lost was 52 pointsat Iowa in 1991. The Buckeyes had seven players reach doublefigures in scoring: Riley (18), Matter (14), and Blanton (12),Muñoz (12), Davenport (12), Howe (12) and Dark (11).Seven players in double digits is the most this season. Ohio Statehad five players reach double figures against St. Joseph’s (Nov.14). OSU tallied a season-high 45 rebounds in the contest,including 25 in the first half. The squad’s previous season bestwas 38 against Bowling Green (Nov. 12) and vs. St. Joseph’s (Nov.14). Ohio State also recorded season highs with 40 field goals anda 67.8 field-goal percentage. The previous bests were 35 shots madeagainst Bowling Green (Nov. 12) and a .574 (35-of-61) percentageagainst the Falcons. Sophomore Stephanie Blanton tied a career-high12 points against the Bobcats. Her previous career mark was 12against Wright State (12/18/03). Howe also had a career-high nightwith 12 points. Her previous career-high was 10 against Purdue(March 7, 2004).