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NCAA tournament: Ohio State defeats VCU in overtime, 75-72
NCAA tournament: Ohio State defeats VCU in overtime, 75-72

D'Angelo Russell scored 28 points and rallied Ohio State from an early 12-point deficit as the 10th-seeded Buckeyes beat seventh-seeded Virginia Commonwealth, 75-72, in overtime in a thrilling NCAA tournament opener Thursday. Russell regrouped from a blow that sent blood streaming down the left side of his face near the end of regulation, showing just why many believe he will be a top pick in this summer's NBA draft. He made 10 of 20 shots, including four of seven from 3-point range, and added six rebounds, two steals and two blocks to bring the Buckeyes (24-10) back in both halves and overtime. Amir Williams added 13 points, and Jae'Sean Tate scored 12 points to help Ohio...

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