Boxer, firefighter Deandre Ware has battled hardships to become a top contender.
Buckeyes need to start winning to make NCAA tourney field.
2 of his 4 teams claimed championships last season.
Buckeyes lead for just 42 seconds while falling to 5-9 in league.
Buckeyes must address several concerns.
Toledoans Bell, Wilson also victorious at Huntington Center.
Picture of who starter is in 2018 is not clear.
Because of defections to NFL, newest Buckeyes are expected to contribute soon.
Buckeyes weather Wolverines' hot start to win, stay on tournament bubble.
NCAA committee looks at possibly starting new early period.