Penn State scored 14 consecutive points and the second-ranked Nittany Lions defeated Ohio State 20-16 on Saturday night in a Big Ten showdown in State College, Pennsylvania.


Malik Heinselman, Sammy Sasso and Quinn Kinner won decisions to give Ohio State a 9-6 lead at the break, but Mark Hall pinned Kaleb Romero and Vincenzo Joseph and Aaron Brooks each earned major decisions to propel Penn State to a 20-9 lead.


Kollin Moore and Gary Traub picked up the final seven points for the sixth-ranked Buckeyes, who will now prepare for the Big Ten tournament, which begins March 7 at Rutgers.