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Statistical Oddity: OSU Nearly Worst in the Nation in Free Throw ‘Defense’

This was a great (and interesting) email from Doug Drinen — who coincidentally only sends me great, interesting emails — and I wanted to share. It’s about OSU’s free throw “defense,” which is both a hilarious term and in a not-so-hilarious cycle right now. I’ll let Doug explain …

According to KenPom, OSU is 347th out of 353 teams in terms of “free throw defense.” Teams have shot 75.8 percent