Ohio State is playing Dayton right now in the 2nd round of the NCAA Tournament and Sam Thompson is doing what he does best: throw down alley oops. The 6’7” junior was at it again on Thursday, throwing down a nice two-hand alley oop that brought the Buckeyes within 2.
We could be seeing our first March upset unfold with this 6-11 seed matchup.
Down 18 points to Nebraska in the second half of the Big Ten tournament quarterfinals, Ohio State found itself with an all too familiar feeling. But the Buckeyes bounced back with a furious comeback and walked away with a win, which Sam Thompson said was a reminder to not count out Ohio State.
This may be the best block you see all season.
Ohio State junior Sam Thompson sends Tim Frazier's shot attempt onto the other side of the court during Thursday night's game.
"Sam Thompson, as athletic a player as there is in the Big Ten," Joe Tessitore said after the authoritative rejection.
Thompson is averaging less than a block a game but this is #The1 that counts.
This block which Sam Thompson had on Thursday night was just ridiculous. The swat kept Ohio State up by a score of 28-23 in the first half against Penn State.
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Usually, it’s some absurd offensive play (a dunk), that makes the highlight reels for Ohio State junior forward Sam Thompson. Thursday night, against Penn State, it was just the opposite – Thompson made an incredibly athletic defensive play that has Buckeyes fans talking. Late in the first half, Nittany Lions guard Tim Frazier drove the lane and tried to throw up a floater over...
Ohio State forward Sam Thompson threw down a vicious alley-oop dunk on an inbound pass, in the first half of the Buckeyes’ Saturday night game vs the North Dakota State Bison at Value City Arena. In GIF form, watch Thompson posterize some poor NDSU soul: [@LandGrant33] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Ohio State wingman Sam Thompson has some serious hops, and Aaron Craft and the rest of the Buckeye guards love to throw it up to Thompson.
Want proof? Thompson caught 4 thunderous alley oops last night in Ohio State’s game against Maryland.
Check out all four of the oops after the jump.
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Tweet Ohio State forward Sam Thompson hasn’t been in Columbus long, but the sophomore has already built a pretty impressive collection of highlight reel dunks. This one against Indiana last year is definitely worth watching a few times. When Thompson gets out on the fast break things like this happen. And for fun, he [...]
When Ohio State's Sam Thompson goes from the corner to the rim in one dribble, you probably shouldn't get in his way. If you do, this happens.