IOWA CITY, Iowa -- Evan Turner scored 22 points and dished out nine assists as Ohio State held off Iowa 60-58 Tuesday to snap a three-game road losing streak.
Jon Diebler added 12 points for the Buckeyes (19-9, 9-8 Big Ten), who won their first road game since beating Indiana 93-81 on Jan. 31.
Turner missed a free throw with five seconds left and the Hawkeyes raced down the floor behind 60-58. Iowa's Jermain Davis got a good look at a 3 as time expired, but the ball rimmed out and the Buckeyes survived.
Davis also missed a layup with seven seconds left that would have tied the game.
Devan Bawinkel scored a career-high 24 points on 8-of-13 shooting from 3-point range for Iowa (14-16, 4-13), which lost for the fifth time in six games.
Jake Kelly had 19 points and 11 rebounds for the Hawkeyes.
Kapita was the top-rated recruit from West Virginia in the class of 2015 and recently played at DME Academy in Florida.
With the Suns drafting Tyler Ulis, they now have five guards on their roster who attended Kentucky.
NBA fans will be looking forward to their newest players making plays like this next season.