Northwestern 54, Ohio State 87

December 28, 2011

Conference Regular Season

Value City Arena (Columbus, Ohio)

Attendance: 19,049

Officials: Ed Hightower, Tim Clougherty, Eric Curry

Team Rebounds: Northwestern (2) Ohio State (1)

Technicals: Northwestern (0) Ohio State (0)

  1 2 Final
NU (10-3) 26 28 54
OSU (13-1) 41 46 87

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
NU 69 78.1 125.8
OSU 69 125.8 78.1

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
NU .387 0.159 0.179 0.245
OSU .557 0.130 0.292 0.311

Northwestern Wildcats

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL TO BLK PTS
- Drew Crawford Starter SF 34:00 4-12 1-2 4-6 5.5 1.0 5 6 0 4 1 0 0 13
- Reggie Hearn Starter SG 17:00 1-2 0-1 0-0 2.5 1.0 2 3 1 3 0 0 0 2
- Luke Mirkovic Starter C 22:00 1-2 0-0 1-2 0.8 0.0 4 4 0 4 0 1 0 3
- John Shurna Starter PF 37:00 5-18 1-6 0-0 1.2 2.0 3 5 3 3 0 3 1 11
- Dave Sobolewski Starter PG 38:00 2-4 1-3 5-7 8.9 0.0 2 2 5 2 1 2 0 10
- JerShon Cobb Bench SG 27:00 2-9 2-4 0-0 -2.0 0.0 1 1 0 2 1 2 0 6
- Davide Curletti Bench PF 16:00 1-4 1-2 3-4 1.8 1.0 3 4 1 4 0 2 0 6
- Nick Fruendt Bench SF 02:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.8 0.0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Alex Marcotullio Bench SG 07:00 1-2 1-2 0-0 2.0 0.0 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 3
  Team                   2            
        200 17-53 7-20 13-19 21.4 5 23 30 10 22 3 11 1 54
          32.1% 35.0% 68.4%                    

Ohio State Buckeyes

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL TO BLK PTS
- William Buford Starter SF 35:00 9-14 5-7 5-5 22.9 0.0 9 9 4 3 0 3 1 28
- Aaron Craft Starter PG 22:00 0-3 0-1 2-4 1.5 1.0 1 2 3 3 1 1 0 2
- Lenzelle Smith, Jr. Starter SG 18:00 1-3 0-0 2-3 4.6 2.0 2 4 2 1 0 1 0 4
- Jared Sullinger Starter C 22:00 7-11 1-1 2-5 16.4 4.0 10 14 0 4 0 1 1 17
- Deshaun Thomas Starter PF 30:00 6-13 0-3 4-6 8.8 4.0 1 5 0 0 1 1 0 16
- Trey McDonald Bench PF 02:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 -0.8 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Evan Ravenel Bench PF 09:00 0-2 0-0 2-2 0.8 0.0 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 2
- LaQuinton Ross Bench SF 03:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Shannon Scott Bench PG 17:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 3.0 0.0 2 2 4 3 0 1 0 0
- Jordan Sibert Bench SG 20:00 4-7 4-6 0-0 10.8 0.0 2 2 2 1 1 1 1 12
- Sam Thompson Bench SF 06:00 1-2 0-1 0-0 2.2 0.0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 2
- J.D. Weatherspoon Bench SF 08:00 1-3 0-1 1-3 0.1 1.0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 3
- Amir Williams Bench C 08:00 0-2 0-0 1-2 3.8 2.0 4 6 0 0 0 0 0 1
  Team                   1            
        200 29-61 10-20 19-30 74.0 14 34 49 15 17 4 9 3 87
          47.5% 50.0% 63.3%                    

Northwestern Wildcats Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Dave Sobolewski
7.9p, 3r, 4.1a
Reggie Hearn
5.5p, 3.2r, 1.1a
Drew Crawford
17.7p, 5.1r, 2.3a
John Shurna
18.8p, 5.9r, 2.9a
Luke Mirkovic
7.9p, 3.8r, 2.2a
Rotation  
 
JerShon Cobb
6.7p, 1.1r, 1.3a
 
 
Davide Curletti
3.9p, 3r, 1.5a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
Alex Marcotullio
3.9p, 1.8r, 2.3a
Nick Fruendt
2.5p, 1.1r, 0.4a
 
 
 
 

Ohio State Buckeyes Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Aaron Craft
7.8p, 2.9r, 5.4a
Lenzelle Smith, Jr.
4.8p, 4.9r, 2.2a
William Buford
16.6p, 4.3r, 3.6a
Deshaun Thomas
15.9p, 4.1r, 0.9a
Jared Sullinger
16.2p, 9.6r, 1.2a
Rotation Shannon Scott
1.9p, 0.9r, 2.3a
Jordan Sibert
4p, 1.7r, 1.1a
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
J.D. Weatherspoon
4p, 1.7r, 0.2a
Evan Ravenel
5.5p, 2.5r, 0.4a
Amir Williams
2.2p, 2.8r, 0a
Lim PT  
 
 
 
Sam Thompson
3p, 1.1r, 1.1a
Trey McDonald
0p, 0.6r, 0a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
LaQuinton Ross
2.5p, 0.5r, 0a
 
 
 
 

Northwestern Wildcats Leaders

MPG John Shurna 34.8
FG% Nick Fruendt .529
3P% Nick Fruendt .500
FT% Alex Marcotullio 1.000
ORPG John Shurna 1.5
DRPG John Shurna 4.5
RPG John Shurna 5.9
SPG Drew Crawford 1.2
APG Dave Sobolewski 4.1
BPG John Shurna 1.5
PPG John Shurna 18.8

Ohio State Buckeyes Leaders

MPG William Buford 32.2
FG% J.D. Weatherspoon .621
3P% Lenzelle Smith, Jr. .467
FT% LaQuinton Ross 1.000
ORPG Jared Sullinger 2.2
DRPG Jared Sullinger 7.3
RPG Jared Sullinger 9.6
SPG Aaron Craft 2.7
APG Aaron Craft 5.4
BPG Amir Williams 0.9
PPG William Buford 16.6

Today's Games

(1) Syracuse 75
Seton Hall 49

(2) Ohio State 87
Northwestern 54

(3) Kentucky 86
Lamar 64

(4) Louisville 68
(12) Georgetown 71

(6) Baylor 54
(15) Mississippi State 52

South Florida 57
(9) Connecticut 60

(16) Michigan State 80
(13) Indiana 65

(19) UNLV 124
Central Arkansas 75

(21) Creighton 65
Missouri State 77