Will Grimmer shot a final-round 72 to finish in fourth place, leading Ohio State to a runner-up finish in the Big Ten championships in Baltimore.
Ohio State finished at 11-over-par 851 over 54 holes, 15 strokes behind champion Illinois at Baltimore Country Club.
Grimmer's 1-over 211 total was seven strokes behind first-place Nick Hardy of Illinois.
Jeg Coughlin III of OSU closed with a 77 to finish in a five-way tie for 10th at 4-over 214.
NCAA Tournament bids will be announced Wednesday.