Ohio State Tops Purdue In First Round Of Big Ten Tournament

UPDATED: Thursday March 13, 2014 5:15 PM

LaQuinton Ross and Aaron Craft led the Ohio State Buckeyes to a two-point win on Thursday.

The Buckeyes topped the Purdue Boilermakers in the first round of the Big Ten Tournament.

Ross had 19 points and Craft added 16. Lenzelle Smith Jr. also had nine points which gives him over 1,000 for his career at OSU.

Ohio State will now advance to meet Nebraska.

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