March 5 - 12, 2013
Ohio State will now await NCAA Tournament fate
Tayler Hill scored 23 for Ohio State and became the fifth Buckeyes player to hit the 2,000-point mark.
Ohio State will take on No. 1 seed Penn State at 7 p.m. ET Friday on BTN
February 26 - March 4, 2013
USATSI photos, women's basketball
Ohio State vs. No. 8 Penn State
Ohio State 65, Florida 70 - AP Photos
Samantha Prahalis becomes Big Ten all-time assists leader in the win
Ohio State vs. Indiana Feb. 16, 2012
2013-14 - SENIOR
Transitioned from starter to major contributor off the bench in her senior season ... played in 32 games with two starts ... averaged 5.8 points and 4.7 rebounds ... shot just under 50 percent from the field (.489) ... recorded 68 blocked shots, finishing her career second on Ohio State's all-time list with 290 ... played a pivitol role off the bench in the upset win over No. 11 Penn State in the Big Ten quarterfinals, scoring 11 points, grabbing five rebounds and blocking three shots in eight minutes down the stretch ... scored 15 points on a perfect 7 of 7 shooting in the win over Illinois ... 12 points off the bench at Iowa ... seven points and seven rebounds off the bench in the Senior Day win over NW ... started the Michgan game, her only start in Big Ten play this year, scoring 11 points and grabbing nine rebounds ... scored 20 points and added nine rebounds and six assists in the win over VCU ... scored eight points and blocked four shots in the road win at West Virginia ... had eight points and five boards in the win at No. 22 Indiana ... double-double with 14 points and 14 rebounds in the win over FAU ... 14 points and three blocks in the win over Lehigh ... scored 12 points in the win over ASU and had 10 points in the win over No. 17 Purdue.
2012-13 - JUNIOR
Started all 30 games in which she played ... missed the SFU game with a quad strain ... scored in double-figures in 18 games with six double-doubles ... led the Buckeyes with 67 blocked shots and was third on the team with 70 assists ... scored a season-high 17 points, had four blocks and grabbed 10 rebounds in the win at Illinois ... scored 16 points on 8-of-10 shooting in the win over Michigan State ... career-high 15 rebounds at Wisconsin ... recorded 16 points, nine rebounds, three assists four blocks in the 2OT win vs. Wisconsin ... 13 points and 7 rebounds in the win at NW ... had six blocks in the win at IU to go over 200 career blocks ... 12 points and 10 rebounds vs. Nebraska at home ... seven points, seven rebounds, three assists and two steals before fouling out at Purdue ... double-double with 13 points and 11 rebounds in the win over Howard ... scored 14 points and handed out four assists in the win over Evansville ... double-double with 12 points and 11 rebounds in the loss at Washington State ... came back the very next game with 10 points, four rebounds, four assists and three steals in the win at Gonzaga ... recorded eight points and five blocked shots in the loss at No. 22 UNC ... recorded 14 points, six blocks, eight rebounds and four assists in the win over Winthrop ... notched a double-double with 10 points and 11 rebounds vs. No. 7 Notre Dame at the Carrier Classic ... also had two blocks and several defelctions ... recorded 10 rebounds, seven points, a career-high seven assists and three blocks in the win over Cincinnati.
2011-12 - SOPHOMORE
Honorable mention all-Big Ten ... started all 32 games ... averaged 7.1 points, 6.9 rebounds, 3.0 blocks and 2.2 assists from her center position ... ranked first in the Big Ten with 96 blocked shots and led the conference with 3.3 blcoks per game in Big Ten play ... her 96 blocks ranks third on Ohio State's single-season list ... shot a Big Ten-best 56.8 percent from the field in conference games ... tied a career-high with 18 points on 9 of 10 shooting in the loss at Illinois to go with eight boards, five blocks, four assists and three steals ... solid all-around game with 13 points, five blocks, four assists and seven rebounds in the win over No. 16 Purdue ... tied a career-high with seven blocks at Minnesota ... double-double with 15 points and 12 boards in the win at Indiana ... 13 points and 14 rebounds vs. Florida State Nov. 30 and again with 13 and 11 in the win over Nebraska Jan. 19 ... 15 points in the road win at Cal ... 14 points on 7 of 9 shooting at Wisconsin ... 12 points and eight boards in win at Oklahoma ... 12 boards and seven blocks at Minnesota Jan. 29 ... 10 points, six blocks, five boards and three assists in the opener vs. Tennessee State ... scored 10 points with eight rebounds and a career-best five assists vs. Temple Nov. 18 ... career-high 6 assists vs. Howard Nov. 22.
2010-11 - FRESHMAN
Played in 26 games, starting the last 16 ... Big Ten all-freshman team ... averaged 6.0 points and 4.3 rebounds while shooting 61.5 percent from the field ... shot a Big Ten-best 71.9 percent (46-of-64) in conference play ... Big Ten freshman of the week Jan. 25 and Feb. 13 ... tied an Ohio State NCAA Tournament record with five blocked shots in the second round win over Georgia Tech ... also had 10 points in that game ... Big Ten all-tournament team ... had 10 points in the quarterfinal win over Iowa ... set a tournament championship game record with five blocked shots ... season-high seven blocks in the win at Purdue ... season-high 18 points in loss to Northwestern then had 10 points, six boards and three blocks in the win over Purdue Feb. 10 ... first career double-double with 13 points, 10 boards and six blocks at Minnesota ... nine points in the win at No. 10 Michigan State ... had a breakout week starting Jan. 20 at Illinois and vs. No. 18 Iowa, shooting 80 percent (12-of-15) from the floor while averaging 14.5 points, 8.0 rebounds, 3.5 assists, 2.5 steals and 2.5 blocks ... recorded 13 points, nine rebounds, five blocks, four assists and three steals at Illinois and 16 points, seven rebounds and two steals vs. Iowa Jan. 24 ... seven points, four rebounds and four assists at Penn State ... recorded three blocks and two rebounds in her first game against ETSU ... scored her first career points, five, in the win over Virginia ... eight points, five boards and two assists in the win over USCU ... three points, five rebounds in the win over Bethune-Cookman ... missed the first three games of the season with a knee injury.
Top 100 prospect by All-Star Girls Report ... 2009 and 2010 Class 5A All-State honoree and a three-time all-conference selection ... team captain ... averaged 15.0 points, 11.0 rebounds, 4.0 assists, 3.0 steals and 6.0 blocks ... led her team to a 22-6 record in 2009 and a Class 5A state runner-up finish ... as a sophomore she helped her team to a 22-7 record with an appearance in the semifinals of the state tournament ... Benton County Tournament champions in her sophomore and junior seasons.
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