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March Madness Bracket 2011: Ohio State Says Bring on the Big Boys

CLEVELAND, OH - MARCH 20:  Aaron Craft #4, Jared Sullinger #0, Jon Diebler #33, William Buford #44 and David Lighty #23 of the Ohio State Buckeyes look on from the bench late in the second half against the George Mason Patriots during the third of the 2011 NCAA men's basketball tournament at Quicken Loans Arena on March 20, 2011 in Cleveland, Ohio.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
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David ThurmanCorrespondent IJune 24, 2016

Sweet Sixteen

While Sully is probably a dark-horse candidate for Player of the Year, Matta may be the frontrunner for the coaching hardware, steering the No. 1 ranked Buckeyes to a 34-2 record, while winning both the Big Ten regular season and tournament titles after losing national player of the year Evan Turner. 

It would be great to see Matta capture this prestigious award.

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