INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – The Ohio State men’s basketball team was up and at it early this morning, heading to a shoot around at Conseco Fieldhouse at 8 a.m. in preparation for its quarterfinal game against 17th-ranked Michigan State this afternoon. The Buckeyes hit the court at 8:30 a.m., getting loose for half an hour before heading back to the team hotel for a pre-game meal.

Ohio State, the fifth-seed in the Big Ten Tournament, will face the fourth-seeded Spartans today at 2:30 p.m. on ESPN.