Each year first-year letterwinners in Ohio State varsity athletics programs receive a letterman’s jacket following the conclusion of its season.
The Ohio State men’s basketball team finished the 2017-18 campaign with a 25-9 overall record. The Buckeyes finished second in the Big Ten regular-season standings with a 15-3 run through the conference slate. Ohio State was the No. 2 seed in the annual conference tournament and was a No. 5 seed in the 2018 NCAA Tournament.