Maryland will play its final ACC/Big Ten Challenge as a member of the Atlantic Coast Conference on Wednesday when the Terps travel to Columbus, Ohio to face No. 3 Ohio State. The Buckeyes are off to an undefeated 6-0 start, but have yet to play their best basketball. Terrapin Times gets the inside scoop on the team from BuckeyeSports.com writer Ben Axelrod
December 2, 2013
Ohio State center Amir Williams seems to boast the physical tools needed to be the Buckeyes' next dominant force in the paint. However, the 6-11, 250-pound sophomore has remained behind Evan Ravenel on the depth chart despite coming into this season as the favorite to be OSU's starting big man. Williams feels as if his mental struggles could be the reason for that.
December 28, 2012
Amir Williams appeared in the first half of Ohio State's 77-70 win over Syracuse in last year's Elite Eight and had a productive nine minutes, helping OSU fans feel at ease about the center position moving forward without Jared Sullinger. Now only a sophomore, Williams has a lot of growth to do before Thad Matta feels the same.
November 27, 2012
Amir Williams' playing time has gone up and down during the 2011-12 season, but his attitude has not. That's one reason he was able to play a crucial role in Ohio State's Final Four-clinching win against Syracuse on Saturday, as the freshman center was ready when the team needed him most.
March 26, 2012
When Jared Sullinger went out early in Saturday's Elite Eight contest with his second foul, it figured to be a game-changing situation. Indeed it was -- but it ended up favoring the Buckeyes. Ohio State battled the Orange to a draw, setting up the team's eventual win. BuckeyeSports.com takes a look back at those key minutes that sent OSU to the Final Four.
March 25, 2012