Nov. 25, 2003

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Tickets remain available for the Ohio State men’s basketball game vs. Virginia Tech Dec. 6 at Nationwide Arena. The game, which will begin at 2 p.m., gives fans a chance to see college basketball played in the arena before the 2004 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament first and second round games, which will be played in the arena March 19 and 21, 2004.

Tickets are available for $23, $18 and $13 and there is no limit to how many tickets fans may purchase. Tickets are available at the Ohio State Athletics Ticket Office, the Nationwide Arena box office and by phone at 1-800-GO-BUCKS.

“Ohio State is excited to be playing Virginia Tech at Nationwide Arena,” Richelle Simonson, Ohio State’s associate athletics director, said. “This will provide the central Ohio community an opportunity to experience college basketball in downtown Columbus prior to the NCAA tournament in March.”