Some artistic endeavors are beyond explanation; if you call this art. Or Miley Cyrus’ original song “art” for that matter. However, when you’re undefeated and I the #1 team in college basketball, I guess you’re allowed to get away with stuff like this.
Behold the Ohio State Buckeyes singing “Party in the U.S.A.” It’s a song that OSU freshmen phenoms Aaron Craft (the first player appearing in the video) and Jared Sullinger mess around with from time to time.
Fresh off the Buckeyes come from behind victory over the #22 Illini, caught up to Craft on the Assembly Hall court and asked him all about it; specifically if fans of their opponents heckle him and his teammates by bringing up the video.
“It just came out yesterday, and I didn’t hear anything today, and you don’t hear much when you’re on the court,” Craft responded.
“But I have gotten a bunch of joking texts and comments through my phone.”
After the interview, I told him I was going to straight to the media room to watch it.
“Be prepared,” he said, Emulating the motto of the Boy Scouts of America.
Without further ado: