#6 Ohio State Crushes #7 North Carolina, 74-49


Ohio State v North Carolina

Ohio State v North Carolina

CHAPEL HILL, North Carolina, (WTVN)--The 6th-ranked Ohio State Men's Basketball team made a statement in one of college basketball's cathedrals Wednesday night.

The Buckeyes dominated #7 North Carolina at the Dean Smith Center, 74-49, led by 18 points from Duane Washington.

Kaleb Wesson added 10 points and 8 rebounds. It's another notch on the belt of the Buckeyes, who also toppled then-10th ranked Villanova 76-51 on November 13th.

The Buckeyes open Big ten Conference play this weekend, hosting Penn State on Saturday. Following games against Minnesota and Southeast Missouri State, Ohio State then takes on 8th-ranked Kentucky on December 21st in Las Vegas.

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