Ohio State Men's Basketball Gameday Feb. 20, 2019
Opponent Northwestern (12-13, 3-11 B1G)
Site Value City Arena (18,809)
Time 8:30 p.m. ET
Television BTN | BTN2Go
Talent Brandon Gaudin (Play-By-Play)
Stephen Bardo (Expert Analysis)
Radio OSU-IMG Sports Network (67 stations)
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Radio Talent Paul Keels (Play-By-Play)
Ron Stokes (Expert Analysis)
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C.J. Jackson reached 100 career 3-pointers made with three makes vs. Cleveland State (11/23/18) … for his Ohio State career he is (132-356/.371) from distance … has scored 892 career points after a 15-point effort vs. Penn State and is on pace to become Ohio State’s next 1,000-point scorer … Kyle Young, who missed four games with a stress fracture in his right leg, is 55-for-74 shooting this season (.743) … he returned to action vs. Penn State Feb. 7 after suffering the injury vs. Maryland Jan. 18 … Joey Lane has appeared in nine games this season and is 4-for-5 from the field and 3-for-4 from 3-point range … he also has six rebounds, six assists and a pair of steals in 3.1 minutes per game.
The Ohio State vs. Indiana Series
Indiana leads the all-time series with the Buckeyes 105-79. Indiana is 63-26 in Bloomington. Ohio State is 53-36 in Columbus while the Hoosiers are 5-1 on neutral courts. C.J. Jackson leads Ohio State offensively vs. the Hoosiers with 13.7 points in three career appearances. Kaleb Wesson averaged 13 points and 5.0 rebounds in two meetings vs. the Hoosiers a year ago.
Scouting the Hoosiers
Indiana enters the game with a record of 13-10 and 4-8 in Big Ten Conference play after a loss to Iowa Thursday in Bloomington. Freshman Romeo Langford leads the Hoosiers with 17.6 points per game. Senior Juwan Morgan adds 15.9 points and a team-high 7.8 rebounds per game. The Hoosiers started the season with a 12-2 record, which included conference wins over Northwestern and Penn State. After a win over Illinois in early January, Indiana fell in its next seven outings before a win at Michigan State Feb. 2.
Ohio State vs. the Big Ten
The Buckeyes own an overall record of 822-723 against current league members. Chris Holtmann is new to the Big Ten but no stranger to Big Ten competition. He faced six league opponents during his six years as a head coach prior to taking over for the Buckeyes last year. He entered his first year of Big Ten competition with a 4-5 record vs. conference foes. He is 24-17 vs. conference opponents in eight years as a head coach.