Ohio State jumped to a 3-0 lead in the second inning but allowed 11 unanswered runs to host Illinois, which downed the Buckeyes 11-3 in Big Ten play.

The Illini (27-15, 11-6) got 11 of their 13 hits between the fourth and eighth innings, in which they scored all 11 runs.

Jacob Barnwell had three hits, including an RBI single, for OSU (29-15, 10-7).