COLUMBUS, Ohio–Ohio State’s Jared Sullinger helped the Buckeyes remain undefeated at 24-0 overall and 11-0 in conference play, averaging 18.5 points and 14.0 rebounds per game last week in wins over Michigan and No. 18/20 Minnesota.
He connected on 50 percent of his shots from the floor (15-of-30) and contributed five assists and three steals in just over 37 minutes a game.
The freshman scored 19 points and grabbed 15 rebounds against the Wolverines and added 18 points and 13 boards against the Golden Gophers. This marks Sullinger’s 11th Freshman of the Week award and the 13th for the Buckeyes. Rookies Deshaun Thomas and Aaron Craft each have claimed one FOW for the Buckeyes.