Aaron Craft scored all seven of his points in the final 4 minutes, LaQuinton Ross added 13 for the game, and No. 24 Ohio State got a confidence-boosting win on the road Saturday by beating No. 14 Wisconsin 59-58.
William Buford scored a career-high 26 points and Evan Turner and Jon Diebler each had 19 points to lead the Buckeyes (No. 24 ESPN/USA Today, No. 20 AP) past Minnesota 85-63 Sunday for their fifth win in six games.
Just four weeks after reappearing in the coaches' poll, the Vols (18-3) made their Top 10 debut. Currently riding a seven-game winning streak, Tennessee got wins at both Kentucky and Georgia last week to jump four spots to No. 10.