#20/21 Ohio State (9-4, 0-1) vs. Indiana (8-6, 2-0)
Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2011 – 7 p.m. ET
Value City Arena
Columbus, Ohio

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• The Buckeyes snapped a rare three-game losing skid with an 86-38 win over Bethune Cookman
• Ohio State leads the all-time series with Indiana, 45-21, and has a 24-5 advantage in Columbus where IU has not won since Jan. 31, 2002
• Ohio State currently has an RPI ranking of No. 16 according to and boasts the seventh-toughest schedule in the country 
• Ohio State is second in the Big Ten with 73.9 points per game
• Jantel Lavender leads the Big Ten and ranks second in the NCAA with 24.7 ppg. She also leads the Big Ten in FG percentage (.572) and rebounding (10.5)
• Lavender is the second-leading active scorer in the nation (2,365) behind UConn’s Maya Moore
• Lavender has scored 10+ points in all 115 career games, the longest active streak in Division I
• Samantha Prahalis leads the Big Ten and is second in the nation with 7.5 assists per game
• Ohio State has won 116 of its last 119 games at home against unranked opponents
• Ohio State is 134-11 at home overall under Jim Foster and 107-7 since the start of 2004-05

Scouting The Hoosiers
Indiana enters the game 2-0 in the Big Ten and 8-6 overall after winning their last two games over Northwestern (71-69) and on the road at Minnesota (80-79 ot). They have won three of their last four overall.

Senior Jori Davis is one of the top scorers in the Big Ten, ranking third with 18.8 points per game and 6.9 rebounds. She is coming off a 31-point, 5-rebound, 5-assist game in the overtime win over the Gophers. Hope Elam is second on the team with 11.2 points and 4.1 rebounds while Whitney Lindsay is fourth in the conference with 4.6 assists.

Head coach Felisha Legette-Jack (Syracuse, 1989) is in her sixth season at IU with an 80-62 mark and a 134-125 overall.

The Series
Series Record: OSU leads 45-21
Series in 2009-10: 1-1
Last Meeting: 1/31/10 IU, 62-67
In Columbus: OSU leads 24-5
Neutral Site: OSU leads 4-1
Overtime: IU leads 2-0

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