For much of the 2007-08 season, Ohio State postgame press conferences have seemed as much like a…
The Unsung Hero
Ohio State head coach Thad Matta claims to not play mind games with his players when it comes to playing time, but Kosta Koufos had to feel that some sort of message was being sent. Desperately needing a victory to keep their dimming NCAA Tournament hopes alive, the Buckeyes hosted then-No. 16/19 Purdue on March 4. As has been the case for the majority of the season, OSU found itself in a neck-and-neck battle with its opponent. This time, it took overtime to decide the final outcome – and it was the Buckeyes who emerged on top, snapping a four-game losing streak. But in a game full of surprises, one of the less-publicized ones had to do with the personnel employed by OSU down the stretch. With the Buckeyes trailing 53-50 with 6:25 left in regulation, Koufos was replaced in the lineup by senior forward...
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