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Lighty is part of an unselfish group.

It is easy for a head coach to describe his own team as unselfish when he describes them to the media. It is something else when other coaches use the same word to describe a team. In both cases, No. 1 Ohio State is playing an unselfish style of basketball.

In citing a third Big Ten coach, Illinois head man Bruce Weber gave Ohio State's Thad Matta a hefty compliment. With the Fighting Illini team preparing for a Jan. 22 home contest against the Buckeyes, Weber was asked about OSU's success to that point in the season. Entering the game, the Buckeyes were the No. 1 team in the country, sporting a 19-0 record. As he tried to describe what it was that...

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