Fresh off a strategic demolition of fellow in-state side Miami (OH), the Buckeyes move back to Value City Arena and play host to the Wright State Raiders.
The Raiders enter this one at 8-5 and at No. 139 in KenPom, inexplicably represents the best non-Louisville, North Carolina, or Marquette team the Buckeyes will have faced in non-conference play. The Raiders, hailing from the same neck of the woods as other recent OSU nemesis Dayton, have losses on the year to Bowling Green, Cal StateFullerton, FIU, Evansville, and George Mason with their biggest win coming against Belmont, a once and former NCAA tourney darling.
Can Thad Matta's bunch head into Big Ten conference play with some serious momentum? That's what we're all here to find out. Below is your GameThread. Be cool and we'll all be good. Drop in amusing GIFs/images if you so please, and we'll all be winners.
How to Watch/Stream:
TV: 7:00 p.m., BTN (Channel 1333 on Time Warner Columbus/Delaware)
Radio: 97.1 The Fan