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Matta Preaches Big Picture To Buckeyes

Following Ohio State's first loss of the season, plenty of people wanted to throw in the towel on the Evan Turner at point guard experiment. However, head coach Thad Matta viewed the situation like he does all situations he encounters: with a long-term approach that is rubbing off on his players.

The Evan Turner experiment at point guard is over. Ohio State can not rebound, and it will never find a defense that works. William Buford deserves to be benched. Head coach Thad Matta cares not for the knee-jerk reactions of those on the outside of his program looking in. Rather, Matta is in it for the long haul, and he has the track record to prove it. Since being hired prior to the start of...

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