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No. 8 Maryland prevails over host Ohio State, 66-61

No. 8 Maryland prevails over host Ohio State, 66-61

Melo Trimble scored 20 points, Jake Layman added 16 points and 10 rebounds, and No. 8 Maryland made six free throws in the final 25 seconds to beat Ohio State, 66-61, on Sunday at Columbus, Ohio.

Trimble hit a three-pointer from the left corner with 2 minutes 3 seconds remaining for a 60-55 lead before Marc Loving made a pair of foul shots for Ohio State to trim the lead to three.

Maryland's Robert Carter, who had 10 points, then made both shots from the line with 24.4 seconds left. JaQuan Lyle made one of two foul shots for the Buckeyes to cut the deficit to 62-58, but Rasheed Sulaimon hit two free throws for Maryland (19-3, 8-2 Big Ten Conference) with 13.5 seconds to...

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