Tayler Hill scored 20 points to lead No. 15 Ohio State to its
27th consecutive home victory, 78-33 over Evansville in a
nonconference game Saturday.
Ashley Adams added 14 points and all 13 players scored for the
Buckeyes (5-2), who led 40-23 at halftime and began the second half
with a 25-0 run to take complete command.
Ohio State, coming off a 57-54 loss to No. 22 North Carolina,
shot 63 percent (17 of 27) in the first half and 63.6 percent (14
of 22) in the second. The Purple Aces (2-5) struggled to a 23.1
percent overall mark (12 of 52), including just 15.6 percent (5 of
32) in the second half while facing a ranked opponent for the first
time this season.
Amber Stokes and Ameryst Alston added eight points each and
Alston also had eight rebounds for the Buckeyes.