December 30, 2017

Postgame Notes: Ohio State 72, Miami (Ohio) 59


Dec. 30, 2017

Ohio State 72 (11-4, 2-0 B1G), Miami (OH) 59 (7-6)
Dec. 30, 2017
Value City Area – Columbus, Ohio
Attendance: 15,131


  • The Buckeyes will take on Iowa in their next road game at 7 p.m. ET Thursday.


  • The victory for Ohio State improves its record to 234-76 versus teams from Ohio.
  • Ohio State has won seven of the last eight meetings with the RedHawks including the last four.


  • The Buckeyes held their largest lead of 17 points in the second half.
  • The Scarlet and Gray is now 11-4 on the year.
  • Four Buckeyes scored in double figures.

Chris Holtmann

  • Holtmann has a 6-5 career record versus teams from Ohio.
  • Coach Holtmann has a career record of 125-89.

Jae’Sean Tate

  • Tate scored 11 points and added five rebounds.
  • Tate has scored in double figures nine times this season

Keita Bates-Diop

  • Bates-Diop hauled in a game-high 19 points for the Buckeyes while leading the team with nine rebounds.
  • Bates-Diop has scored in double figures 14 times this year.
  • Bates-Diop tallied a game high five blocks.

C.J. Jackson

  • Jackson totaled 16 points, five rebounds and a team-high six assists.
  • Jackson went 4-for-6 from behind the arc.
  • Jackson has 11 games on the year with at least 10 points.

Kam Williams

  • Williams scored 15 points on the night, connecting on all three 3-pointers.
  • Williams has 5 games on the year with at least 10 points.