Buckeyes tip off at approx. 2:30 p.m. vs. Wisconsin in Conseco Fieldhouse

COLUMBUS, Ohio A pep rally to support the Ohio State men’s basketball team at the Big Ten Tournament is scheduled from 10:30 a.m.-noon on Saturday, March 14, at Champps Circle Center, 49 W. Maryland Ave. (actual location is on the SE corner of Illinois and Washington).

The pep rally will only occur if the Buckeye men win their first-round game on Friday. The Ohio State men will play Wisconsin at 2:30 p.m. on Friday, March 13.

The Ohio State University Alumni Association, the Ohio State alumni club of greater Indianapolis, and the Varsity O Men’s alumni association are sponsoring the rally. It will feature the Ohio State athletic pep band, the Ohio State cheerleaders, Brutus Buckeye, and a raffle.

Champps is the home for Ohio State fans during the men’s Big Ten Basketball Tournament. If you show your tournament ticket at Champps you can receive a $2 discount on appetizers.

Single-session tournament tickets are on sale now at the Conseco Fieldhouse box office and all Ticketmaster outlets, or by visiting For more information on events held in conjunction with the Big Ten Men’s Basketball Tournament (March 12-15) visit 

The Ohio State University Alumni Association, Inc. is a dues-supported organization of graduates, former students, and friends of the university with more than 120,000 members. For more than 125 years, the Association has been dedicated to keeping alumni connected and making Ohio State stronger.

OSU Alumni Assoc.                               Contact: Jay Hansen 
(614) 292-9311