Sept. 11, 2012

VIDEO: 2012 Male Practice Players Feature

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio State women’s basketball team is currently looking for male practice players to workout with the Buckeyes during the upcoming 2012-13 season. Tryouts will take place Tuesday, Oct. 2 in the practice gym of Value City Arena at 7 p.m.

Practice players must be full-time Ohio State students with high school varsity basketball experience, be available for weekday practices (Monday, Wednesday, Friday from 2-5 p.m.), occasional weekends and provide a physical.

This is a great opportunity to continue playing basketball and be part of one of the nation’s top programs. You will also learn from some of the best coaches in the game, including head coach Jim Foster— a 2013 Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame inductee and the eighth-winningest active coach in Division I with 765 all-time wins. Foster has has led the Buckeyes to six Big Ten championships and a record 10 consecutive NCAA tournaments.

For more information, contact Ohio State assistant coach Patrick Klein at or call 619-292-5224.