Aug. 20, 2014

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COLUMBUS, Ohio – Ohio State and Connecticut have agreed to a home-and-home series starting in the 2015-16 season, Thad Matta, Ohio State head coach, announced Wednesday.

The Buckeyes will travel to take on the Huskies Dec. 12, 2015, before Connecticut returns the trip Dec. 10, 2016. The 2015 game will be played in either Gampel Pavilion in Storrs, Conn., or XL Center in Hartford, Conn., while the 2016 contest will be played in Value City Arena.

Ohio State is 3-1 all-time against Connecticut with the last meeting between the two schools coming in 1992. A look at the series history:

12/3/83  W, 74-67   Columbus, Ohio
12/8/84  W, 72-65   Hartford, Conn.
3/30/88  L, 72-67    New York, N.Y. (NIT Championship Game)
3/21/92  W, 78-55   Cincinnati, Ohio (NCAA Second Round)