Dec 23, 2017; New Orleans, LA, USA;  General view before the North Carolina Tar Heels and Ohio State Buckeyes game at Smoothie King Center. Mandatory Credit: Stephen Lew-USA TODAY Sports
Dec 23, 2017; New Orleans, LA, USA;  Ohio State Buckeyes forward Jae'Sean Tate (1) shoots a jump shot during the first half against North Carolina Tar Heels guard Joel Berry II (2) at Smoothie King Center. Mandatory Credit: Stephen Lew-USA TODAY Sports
Dec 23, 2017; New Orleans, LA, USA;  Ohio State Buckeyes forward Keita Bates-Diop (33) shoots a jump shot during the first half against North Carolina Tar Heels guard Brandon Robinson (4) at Smoothie King Center. Mandatory Credit: Stephen Lew-USA TODAY Sports
Dec 23, 2017; New Orleans, LA, USA;  Ohio State Buckeyes forward Keita Bates-Diop (33) shoots a jump shot during the first half against North Carolina Tar Heels forward Garrison Brooks (15) at Smoothie King Center. Mandatory Credit: Stephen Lew-USA TODAY Sports
Dec 23, 2017; New Orleans, LA, USA;  North Carolina Tar Heels forward Theo Pinson (1) knocks the ball loose from Ohio State Buckeyes forward Jae'Sean Tate (1)  during the first half at Smoothie King Center. Mandatory Credit: Stephen Lew-USA TODAY Sports
Dec 23, 2017; New Orleans, LA, USA;  North Carolina Tar Heels forward Luke Maye (32) steals the ball during the second half against Ohio State Buckeyes at Smoothie King Center. Mandatory Credit: Stephen Lew-USA TODAY Sports
Dec 23, 2017; New Orleans, LA, USA;  North Carolina Tar Heels forward Theo Pinson (1) dribbles against Ohio State Buckeyes forward Kyle Young (25) at Smoothie King Center. Mandatory Credit: Stephen Lew-USA TODAY Sports