Ohio State has a superstar in D'Angelo Russell. But in order for the Buckeyes to be at their best, they need their role players to consistently perform. They're on the way to doing just that.
Jae'Sean Tate is listed at 6-foot-4, but he plays significantly bigger than that. His heart, energy and hustle have been crucially important to Ohio State's recent spark.
After D'Angelo Russell helped Ohio State surge past Indiana to notch a quality win, Thad Matta said the star freshman is determined to be a great player.