6:07 PM ET, March 31, 2007
Georgia Dome, Atlanta, Georgia
ATLANTA -- Not even three minutes into the game, and the whistle blew. Greg Oden dropped his head and started a slow walk to the bench.Two quick fouls, and he was done for the half.The turning point in the game, for sure. But not in the way anyone expected.
• Unsung Mike Conley Jr. came up big again for Ohio State, giving further heft to the argument he is the nation's most valuable point guard, writes Andy Katz. Story
• Ohio State's plan to shut down Big East Player of the Year Jeff Green worked perfectly, Mark Schlabach writes. Story
Georgetown got all of its points from its starters on Saturday. The last time a team had no points from its bench players in either the Semifinal or Final was when Syracuse had no bench points in the 1996 Final, a loss to Kentucky. • Read more Elias Says.
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||25-51 (.490)||25-57 (.439)|
|3P Made-Attempted||7-21 (.333)||4-14 (.286)|
|FT Made-Attempted||3-8 (.375)||13-19 (.684)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||15 (0/0)||10 (0/0)|
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