Nov. 21, 2003

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The Buckeyes continued their unbeaten home record tonight vs.Ohio. Under Jim Foster, Ohio State is 15-0 in Columbus dating backto the beginning of the 2002-03 season. Freshmen Jessica Davenportand Brandie Hoskins and sophomore transfer MichelleMu±oz started in their first games wearing Scarlet andGray tonight. In the first half, Hoskins notched 11 points – asmany point as Ohio scored in the first half last season vs. OhioState at the Convo in Athens, Ohio – off a 4-for-6 half, includinga 3-for-3 stroke from the line. Hoskins also grabbed four boardsand dished out six assists in the first 20 minutes. Four Buckeyeplayers scored in double-digits tonight. Davenport, Hoskins, KimWilburn and Caity Matter tallied 15, 13, 15 and 17 points,respectively. Hoskins led the Buckeyes in two categories -rebounding (6 tied with Davenport) and assists (7). Davenport, whowas 4-for-4 from the field, blocked the only two shots of the gamefor either team. Matter earned three steals tonight. Wilburn was6-of-7 from the field and tallied four assists. Candace Dark earnedpersonal bests in minutes played (13) and points scored (5) vs.Ohio. Three players were perfect from the FT line. Dark was 2-2;Blanton was 4-4; Hoskins was 5-5; Matter was 2-2. Tonight’sattendance was 2,381. Last season, Ohio State drew 1,754 people inthe squad’s first game at home under Jim Foster vs. Wayne State.The Buckeyes take on Florida A&M at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 23, inValue City Arena.