Evan Turner had an off night, but Jon Diebler came to the rescue with 23 points on 8-for-13 shooting, including seven three-pointers. Turner managed just nine points on 2-for-14 shooting, but had 10 rebounds and five assists.

The Buckeyes were a little shaky at times, but Santa Barbara never got too close. WIll Buford added 16 points in the win.