Shannon Scott scored a career-high 16 points and LaQuinton Ross, also starting for the first time as a junior, had 14 points and a personal-best 11 rebounds to lead No. 11 Ohio State past Morgan State 89-50 on Saturday.
Played in all 37 contests, averaging 4.9 points, 3.8 assists and 17 steals per game.
Finished second on the team in steals (63) and assists (142).
Tallied five or more assists in 10 contests, including a career-high tying 10 in the NCAA round of 64 win over Iona (3/22/13).
Produced 6.5 points and assists in first two NCAA games.
Averaged 4.0 assists and 2.3 steals through the three games of the Big Ten tournament.
Had 142 assists this season after handing out just 60 as a freshman.
Recorded at least one steal in all but six games this season.
Notable Games in 2012-13
Pulled down career-high nine boards, including personal-best seven on the defensive end, in win over Illinois (3/10/13).
Produced eight assists with one turnover in the win at Northwestern (2/28/13).
Played career-high 26 minutes vs. Northwestern (2/14/13), pulling down a personal-best seven boards, including five on defensive end, and tallyiing five helpers.
Secured eight assists in the win at Purdue (1/8/3), a career-high in Big Ten play, while also tying a career high in rebounds (6).
Scored career-high 15 points in loss to Kansas (12/22/12), hitting a personal-best five FGs, while also securing four assists without a turnover.
Tallied then-career highs in points (12) and steals (4) against Savannah State (12/12/12).
Procured nine assists and two steals against Long Beach State (12/8/12).
Notched first career double-double against UMKC (11/23/12), tallying 10 points and 10 assists with just one turnover.
Saw action in 36 games, producing 1.2 points and 1.1 rebounds per game with 36 total assists
Took the court in four NCAA tournament games and averaged 11.8 minutes with three assists
Notable Games in 2011-12
Replaced Aaron Craft in the final minute of the win over Syracuse in the regional final (3/24/12)
Played 16 minutes in the regional semifinal vs. Cincinnati (3/22/12), tallying three assists and two points
Took the court in both NCAA Tournament games in Pittsburgh, Pa. ... Played 20 minutes vs. Loyola Maryland (3/15/12), ending game with two points and two boards ... Saw 11 minutes of action in third-round win over Gonzaga (3/17/12)
Saw action in each Big Ten Tournament games, producing four points in final vs. Michigan State (3/11/12) ... Averaged just over six minutes per appearance
Tallied four assists in 22 minutes vs. Illinois (2/21/12), most playing time since third game of season
Had three assists in 10 minutes vs. Purdue (2/7/12), filling in for Aaron Craft while in foul trouble
Tied career-high six assists at Iowa (1/7/12), ending game with one turnover and career-best five boards
Produced five assists without a turnover in 13 minutes against Lamar (12/20/11)
Scored early career-best eight points against VMI (11/23/11), while adding four assists
Hit first 3-pointer vs. North Florida (11/21/11), ending the night with five points
Posted six assists and three steals in 23 minutes vs. Jackson State (11/18/11), all career-high marks
One of four freshmen to make debut in season opener vs. Wright State ... played most mins. (17) of any rookie
PRIOR TO OHIO STATE
Averaged 14 points and 7.4 assists as a senior, pitching in 4.3 rebounds and 2.7 steals helping the Eagles to a 29-3 record, including 12-0 in conference
In final three seasons at Milton, helped squad go 82-15 with a state title and three championship game appearances
Earned the Atlanta-Journal Constitution Player of the Year in 2011. Other accolades include being named a 2011 Jordan Brand All-American, Gatorade Georgia Player of the Year, Atlanta Tip-Off Club Georgia Player of the Year, City of Palms Runner-Up, Hoophall Hall of Fame champion and a member of the Georgia 5A First Team All-State squad
Was a member of the Southern Kings AAU team.
Son of Charles and Trudy Scott and has two siblings Simone and Shaun
Father, Charles, played professional in the NBA after a collegiate career at North Carolina.
Lists greatest sports thrill is winning the Georgia state championship
After graduation, would like to pursue career in professional basketball or business