Ohio State Buckeyes guard William Buford (44) fights off Duke Blue Devils guard Seth Curry (30) during the first half of their NCAA men's basketball game at Value City Arena, November 29, 2011. (Dispatch photo by Neal C. Lauron)
Ohio State Buckeyes guard William Buford (44) drives around Duke Blue Devils forward Mason Plumlee (5) during the first half of their NCAA men's basketball game at Value City Arena, November 29, 2011. (Dispatch photo by Neal C. Lauron)
Ohio State's William Buford, right, drives against Duke's Andre Dawkins during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2011, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Ohio State's William Buford celebrates as time runs out during the second half against Duke in an NCAA college basketball game Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2011, in Columbus, Ohio. Ohio State beat Duke 85-63. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Ohio State's William Buford (44) drives to the basket against Duke's Austin Rivers during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2011, in Columbus, Ohio. Ohio State beat Duke 85-63. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Ohio State guard William Buford (44) is covered by Kansas guard Conner Teahan (2) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Lawrence, Kan., Saturday, Dec. 10, 2011. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)
Ohio State guard William Buford (44) shoots over Kansas forward Kevin Young (40) and guard Conner Teahan (2) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Lawrence, Kan., Saturday, Dec. 10, 2011. Kansas defeated Ohio State 78-67. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)
Ohio State guard William Buford (44) is covered by Kansas guard Conner Teahan (2). (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)
William Buford (photo by Laura Jacobsen)
Ohio State Buckeyes guard William Buford (44) wrestles with Kansas Jayhawks guard Travis Releford (24) and Kansas Jayhawks guard Elijah Johnson (15) for a loose ball under the Ohio State basket in the second half of their NCAA men's basketball game at the Allen Fieldhouse in Lawrence, Kansas, December 10, 2011. (Dispatch photo by Neal C. Lauron)
Ohio State Buckeyes guard William Buford (44) goes up over Kansas Jayhawks forward Thomas Robinson (0) for two of his 21 points in the second half of their NCAA men's basketball game at the Allen Fieldhouse in Lawrence, Kansas, December 10, 2011. (Dispatch photo by Neal C. Lauron)
Ohio State's William Buford, left, drives to the basket against South Carolina Upstate's Chalmers Rogers during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2011, in Columbus, Ohio. Ohio State beat South Carolina Upstate 82-58. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Ohio State's William Buford (44) goes up to the basket. (AP Photo/Mary Ann Chastain)
Ohio State's William Buford, right, shoots over Lamar's Charlie Harper during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2011, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Ohio State Buckeyes guard William Buford (44) drives on Miami (Oh) Redhawks guard/forward Josh Sewell (1)  in the second half of their NCAA basketball game at Nationwide Arena, December 22, 2011. (Dispatch photo by Neal C. Lauron)
Ohio State's William Buford, left, drives to the basket against Miami (Ohio)'s Will Sullivan. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Ohio State's William Buford (44) shoots in front of Northwestern's John Shurna (24). Ohio State won 87-54. (AP Photo/Terry Gilliam)
Ohio State's William Buford (44) is fouled while shooting by Northwestern's Drew Crawford, left. Ohio State won 87-54. (AP Photo/Terry Gilliam)
Ohio State's William Buford drives to the basket around Indiana's Victor Oladipo. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)
Ohio State Buckeyes guard William Buford (44) set to pass the ball with Indiana Hoosiers guard Victor Oladipo (4) guarding him. (Cal Sport Media via AP Images)
Ohio State's William Buford  goes up over Nebraska's Brandon Ubel. (AP Photo/Terry Gilliam)
Ohio State Buckeyes guard William Buford (44) drives to the basket by Nebraska Cornhuskers guard Brandon Richardson (3) during the second half of a basketball game between the Ohio State Buckeyes and the Nebraska Cornhuskers on January 3, 2011. (Columbus Dispatch photo by Fred Squillante)
Ohio State's William Buford reaches for the ball next to Illinois' Nnanna Egwu. (AP Photo/Heather Coit)
Illinois' Joseph Bertrand (2) loses control of the ball as Ohio State's Jared Sullinger and William Buford look on. (AP Photo/Heather Coit)
Ohio State's William Buford (44) drives against Indiana's Will Sheehey. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
William Buford  - Ohio State 64, Michigan 49 - Jan. 29, 2012 (Photo by Jeff Mills)
William Buford  - Ohio State 64, Michigan 49 - Jan. 29, 2012 (Photo by Jeff Mills)
William Buford - Ohio State 64, Michigan 49 - Jan. 29, 2012 (Photo by Jeff Mills)
Michigan Wolverines guard Stu Douglass (1) and Ohio State Buckeyes guard William Buford (44) for for a loose ball during the second half of their NCAA basketball game at the Value City Arena, January 29, 2012.  (Photo by Neal C. Lauron)
Ohio State's William Buford (44) shoots against Wisconsin's Ryan Evans. (AP Photo/Andy Manis)
Ohio State's William Buford shoots over Purdue's Ryne Smith. Ohio State won 87-84. (AP Photo/Terry Gilliam)
Ohio State's William Buford saves the ball from going out of bounds as Purdue's D.J. Byrd. (AP Photo/Terry Gilliam)
Purdue's Lewis Jackson, left, goes to the basket as Ohio State's William Buford defends. (AP Photo/Terry Gilliam)
Ohio State Buckeyes guard William Buford (44) reacts after turnover against Michigan State Spartans in the 1st half  during their College Basketball game at Value City Arena, February 11, 2012.  (Dispatch photo by Kyle Robertson)
Minnesota's Oto Osenieks (10) falls while defending Ohio State's William Buford (44) in the second half during an NCAA college basketball game in Minneapolis on Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2012. (AP Photo/Hannah Foslien)
Ohio State's William Buford smiles in the final minute of an NCAA college basketball game against Minnesota in Minneapolis on Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2012. Ohio State won 78-68. (AP Photo/Hannah Foslien)
Ohio State's head basketball coach Thad Matta congratulates Ohio State Buckeyes guard William Buford (44) during senior day at the Value City Arena, February 26, 2012. (Dispatch photo by Neal C. Lauron_
Ohio State Buckeyes guard William Buford (44) is ceelbrated by his teammates, family and fans during senior day at the Value City Arena, February 26, 2012. (Dispatch photo by Neal C. Lauron_
Ohio State's William Buford, left, drives to the basket against Wisconsin's Josh Gasser. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Ohio State's William Buford, front, and Jared Sullinger, rear, celebrate as Michigan State's Derrick Nix (25) watches with 1 second remaining in the game after Buford hit what would be the go-ahead shot. (AP Photo/Al Goldis)
Ohio State guard William Buford (44) takes a shot against Purdue forward Sandi Marcius and guard/forward D.J. Byrd (21) . (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)
Ohio State guard William Buford drives around Purdue guard Lewis Jackson. (AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato)
William Buford -- B1G Tournament Quarterfinal -- Ohio State 88, Purdue 71 -- 3/9/12 -- Photo by Justin Casterline
William Buford -- B1G Tournament Quarterfinal -- Ohio State 88, Purdue 71 -- 3/9/12 -- Photo by Justin Casterline
William Buford -- B1G Semifinal (3/10/12) -- Ohio State 77, Michigan 55 -- photo by Justin Casterline
Ohio State guard William Buford (44) tries to pass around Kansas guard Travis Releford (24). (AP Photo/Bill Haber)
Ohio State guard William Buford (44) slam dunks over Kansas guard Tyshawn Taylor (10). (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Ohio State's William Buford (44) dunks the ball over Kansas' Tyshawn Taylor (10). (AP Photo/Bill Haber)
William Buford, Men's Basketball vs. Michigan
William Buford vs. Northwestern, 2011-12
William Buford vs. Northwestern, 2011-12
William Buford vs. Northwestern, 2011-12
William Buford, Men's Basketball vs. Duke
William Buford, Men's Basketball vs. Duke
William Buford, Men's Basketball vs. Florida
William Buford, Men's Basketball vs. Florida
William Buford, Men's Basketball vs. Florida
William Buford, Men's Basketball vs. Michigan
William Buford, Men's Basketball vs. Michigan
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William Buford vs. Penn State, 2012
William Buford vs. Penn State, 2012
William Buford vs. Penn State, 2012
William Buford vs. Penn State, 2012
William Buford vs. Penn State, 2012