Buckeyes and Badgers duel at 1 p.m. Sunday with Big Ten tourney seedings on the line
October 23 - 29, 2012
Ohio State tallies two goals in final nine minutes of regulation
Buckeyes host two non-conference games this coming week
Ohio State has three of final four regular-season games at home
Ohio State 0, Wisconsin 0 (2ot)
Akron 1, Ohio State 0 (Oct. 23, 2012)
Northwestern 1, Ohio State 0
MSU 2, OSU 1
No. 15 Indiana 2, Ohio State 0 (Sept. 23, 2012)
At a glance: Leading goal scorer among returning players with three a year ago ... Will need to take a prominent role with the departure of All-Big Ten players Chris Hegngi and Austin McAnena.
As a sophomore (2012): Played valuable minutes in 18 games, starting 10... Continually made his presence felt on the offensive side of the ball, recording 20 shots... Scored two goals early in the season vs. Davidson (Sep. 2) vs. DePaul (Sep. 14)... Recorded an assist vs. Butler (Sep. 26) and netted another goal at Penn State (Oct. 28)... Third on the team in points with seven... Tied for second in goals with Chris Hegngi and Louie Berra at three a piece... Academic All-Big Ten and OSU Scholar-Athlete honoree.
As a freshman (2011): One of four freshmen to earn starting spots during the season ... Played in 15 games, starting 14 ... Earned a spot on the Big Ten All-Freshman Team along with teammate Brady Wahl ... Scored a goal in his first game as a Buckeye, a 1-1 draw with American (Aug.27) ... Picked up another goal in a win over Oakland (Oct. 26) ... Tallied two assists and nine shots on goal ... Named to the Penn State Classic All-Tournament Team.
Prior to Ohio State: Played three years with the Internationals Academy Team, who won six-consecutive Ohio North State Cup Championships (2003-08)... Started all four years on high school team at Brecksville - Broadview Heights, helping the Bees go 18-1-1 during 2010 season, the loss coming in the Division I regional semifinals ... Named First Team All-Ohio and NSCAA All-American ... Had 15 goals and 13 assists in the run, finishing his career with 45 goals and 33 assists.
Personal: Son of Ken and Jeanie Cunningham ... Has three siblings: Carson, Grant and Carly ... Also played basketball in high school ... Plans to study either business or dentistry ... Along with basketball, enjoys fishing and golfing ... Lists his final high school basketball game as his greatest sports thrill ... In the game, Kenny scored a career high 20 points to top the school's rival in front of 2,000 fans ... Grandfather played basketball at Cincinnati after winning Ohio's "Mr. Basketball" in 1961.