OSU's Jared Sullinger: smooth moves

He's a thinking man's basketball player, just the way his father brought him up to be

Originally Published: February 2, 2011
By Scoop Jackson | ESPN.com

Up by only four on the road, 5:30 left in what should have been a throwaway conference game against an unranked team unqualified to be this close, Jared Sullinger steps to the line. He's not thinking, not the way he should. He doesn't hear the regular voices in his ears. He doesn't hear the voice in his head.

He misses the free throw.

A minute later, the same thing. This time, the lead has shrunk to two. And now, the last free throw is in his head. Sullinger is trying to hear ...

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