Ohio State (18-10-4, 11-8-3) scored three goals in the third period to defeat Michigan State (14-17-1, 10-11-1) 4-2 in a Big Ten game at East Lansing, Michigan.

With OSU trailing 2-1, Jaedon Leslie evened the score less than five minutes into the period, Tanner Laczynski scored on a power play with 3:21 remaining, and Quinn Preston's empty-net goal sealed the win.