No. 15 Ohio State falls in late rally to Purdue


Ohio State guard Duane Washington, left, guard Eugene Brown, and forward Zed Key leave the bench following an NCAA college basketball game loss to Purdue in Columbus, Ohio, Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2021. (AP Photo/Paul Vernon)

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Jaden Ivey scored 15 points and made a tiebreaking 3-pointer with 5 seconds remaining, and Purdue rallied to beat No. 15 Ohio State 67-65.

Trevion Williams scored 16 points for the surging Boilermakers, who have won four straight, three of them on the road.

Sasha Stefanovic also had 15 points.

Purdue led for less than three minutes overall and rallied from six points down in the final 3 1/2 minutes.

Ivey scored eight points during the decisive stretch.

Duane Washington Jr. led Ohio State with 21 points, shooting 6 of 9 from 3-point range. Justin Ahrens added 12 points for the Buckeyes, whose three-game winning streak ended.

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