Former OSU Men's Cager Arrested On Misdemeanor Battery Charges

Aug 7, 2014

Greg Oden
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Former Ohio State men's basketball player Greg Oden was arrested this morning in Lawrence, Indiana on charges of punching his former girlfriend in the face during an argument.

Police say the 26-year-old told responding officers "things got out of control". Oden played at Lawrence North High School before coming to Columbus. He was the first player taken in the 2007 NBA draft.