OSU two games above .500, undefeated lifetime vs. Mid-Eastern Athletic.
Ohio State (7-5) vs. South Carolina State (5-8)
SITE: Value City Arena, Columbus, Ohio
TIPOFF: 6 p.m. EST
TV/BROADCAST: Big Ten Network
RADIO: OSU-IMG Sports Network (WKNR 850-AM in Cleveland)
The Buckeyes have been feeling pretty good since that win over Kentucky, and frankly, who can blame them. … Wins like that tend to make a young team grow up quickly. … This is their first-ever game against South Carolina State. … Bad news for the Bulldogs? OSU is 18-0 all-time against the MEAC, the conference from which the Bulldogs hail. … Marc Loving leads the Buckeyes with 14.6 points and 6.2 rebounds. … Keita Bates-Diop adds 12.1 points, and Jae'Sean Tate 12.0 and a team-best 6.9 boards. … Eric Eaves leads the Bulldogs at 14.3 ppg.
-- Sam Amico