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Purdue escapes Ohio State with 67-65 upset win

Boilers have won four straight
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Posted at 8:58 PM, Jan 19, 2021

COLUMBUS, OH — Purdue won its fourth straight game Tuesday, upsetting #15 Ohio State on the Buckeye's home floor.

The Boilers came from five points down with two minutes to play to take the lead when Jaden Ivey hit a three-pointer with five second left.

It was Purdue's second win this season against Ohio State and improves their record to 11-5 and 6-3 in the conference. The Buckeyes, who had won three consecutive games, fall to 11-4 and 5-4 in the Big Ten.

The Boiler's Trevion Williams was the leading Purdue scorer with 16 points and seven rebounds. Ivey and Sasha Stefanovic each had 15 points. Purdue held the Buckeyes to 37% shooting.