Second half surge guides Buckeyes over Miami-Ohio

William Buford paced No. 2 Ohio State with 18 40 decision over Miami-Ohio.

Deshaun Thomas added 15 points, while Jared Sullinger contributed 11 with six rebounds in Ohio State's (12-1) fourth straight win after its lone loss of the season.

Julian Mavunga recorded a double-double for Miami-Ohio (3-7) with 20 points and 10 rebounds, but was also the only member of the RedHawks to score in double digits.