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Maccabi Electra Tel Aviv coach David Blatt gestures to his players during their Euroleague basketball match against Lithuania's BC Lietuvos rytas in Vilnius, Lithuania, Nov. 7, 2013. (AP Photo/Mindaugas Kulbis)
Russia's coach David Blatt (left) instructs Vitaliy Fridzon in a semifinal basketball game of the Olympic qualifier against Nigeria in Caracas, Venezuela, July 7, 2012. (AP Photo/Fernando Llano)
Kansas' Andrew Wiggins drives around Oklahoma State's Brian Williams during the first half of a game at Allen Fieldhouse in Lawrence, Kan., on Jan. 18. (Rich Sugg/Kansas City Star/MCT)
Kansas' Andrew Wiggins dunks over Texas' Johnathan Holmes during the second half of a game Feb. 22 at Allen Fieldhouse in Lawrence, Kan. (Rich Sugg/Kansas City Star/MCT)
COLUMBUS: Before 2006 Heisman Trophy winner Troy Smith became Ohio State’s starting quarterback, one teammate foreshadowed his arrival with a comment along the lines of, “We have talent you haven’t seen yet.”