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Ohio State's Jae'Sean Tate Officially Out For Year

Ohio State's Jae'sean Tate slaps the floor.

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Update: Tate has taken to Twitter to refute claims that he hurt his shoulder during the infamous floor slap. He says he injured his shoulder "weeks ago."

">February 24, 2016

Earlier: We probably won't see many more floor slaps out of Ohio State basketball. Earlier, reports emerged that guard Jae'Sean Tate injured his shoulder while slapping the floor before allowing Nebraska's Tai Webster to blow by him. Today, Ohio State officially announced that Tate is out for the year.

">@OhioStateHoops will miss the remainder of the year with a shoulder injury. He will have surgery Friday.

— Dan Wallenberg (@OSUADAthComm)

Jae'Sean Tate, a sophomore with @OhioStateHoops will miss the remainder of the year with a shoulder injury. He will have surgery Friday.

— Dan Wallenberg (@OSUADAthComm) February 24, 2016

">February 24, 2016

That play cannot possibly get much more embarrassing. It is also extremely detrimental to the Buckeyes, who are trying to play their way into the NCAA Tournament. Tate averaged over 11 points and six rebounds per game for Thad Matta's club.