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2017 Schedule
17-15, 10th in Big Ten

Paul Biancardi Basketball Recruiting 

2018 top 100 prospect Mike Devoe told Espn he is being recruited by Florida, Miami, Georgia Tech, USC, Virginia, UConn, Ohio State, Clemson, Oklahoma State, West Virginia, Washington, California and many others. Devoe is a playmaker that is a pass first but not a pass only PG.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

ESPN 100 Dane Goodwin on his decommitment from Ohio State: "I thought it would be better for me to go through the recruiting process and look at other options, while getting to know the coaches at Ohio State because I had not known them from before."

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Former Butler signee ESPN 100 Kyle Young announces he's following Chris Holtmann to Ohio State.

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Holtmann on 'extremely difficult' choice to leave Butler (4:00)
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Ohio St.'s Holtmann suspends player 4 days in

Four days into his tenure as Ohio State men's basketball coach, Chris Holtmann has suspended freshman Derek Funderburk for "failure to meet team expectations," the team announced Thursday.

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Holtmann: There's A Really Good Group Here

New Ohio State coach Chris Holtmann talks to Seth Greenberg and Dan Dakich about taking the job in Columbus, his goals for the program, working with Urban Meyer and more.

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Hawks to work out six Thursday

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports the Hawks will host six prospects Thursday for a pre-draft workout: Oklahoma State G Jawun Evans, Martinique F/C Mathias Lessort, Serbia G Ognjen Jaramez, North Carolina C Kennedy Meeks, Ohio State F Marc Loving and Notre Dame G Steve Vasturia.

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Holtmann's contract: Bonuses for wins, grades

Chris Holtmann's contract with Ohio State is for $3 million annually and he can earn bonuses based on the team's on-court performance, as well as its performance in the classroom.

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Is Holtmann worth eight-year contract? (0:41)
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19dMyron Medcalf

The big questions (and answers) for Chris Holtmann at Ohio State

Ohio State abruptly parted ways with Thad Matta, then quickly landed Chris Holtmann. The Buckeyes' new coach will have to get to work -- and fast. There are obstacles for Holtmann, and we look at the five biggest.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Ohio State officially announces Chris Holtmann as its new head coach.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Chris Holtmann's contract is an eight-year deal worth $3 million per year, sources told ESPN.

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19dJeff Goodman

Ohio State names Holtmann new head coach

Chris Holtmann, who took Butler to the NCAA tournament in all three seasons as head coach, will replace Thad Matta as the basketball coach at Ohio State.

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20dJeff Goodman and Jeff Borzello

Sources: Holtmann tops Ohio State search

Butler's Chris Holtmann has emerged as the front-runner to take the vacant coaching job at Ohio State, sources say.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Creighton head coach Greg McDermott announces he is staying with the Bluejays. McDermott met with Ohio State last night.

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McDermott indicates he is staying at Creighton

Creighton men's basketball coach Greg McDermott tweeted Thursday that he is staying with the Bluejays, meaning he will not accept an offer for the open head-coaching job at Ohio State.

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20dJeff Goodman

Duke, MSU feature in Big Ten/ACC Challenge

Michigan State vs. Notre Dame and Duke at Indiana are among the high-profile matchups in this year's Big Ten/ACC Challenge.

Jeff Goodman ESPN Insider 

Ohio State is meeting with Creighton's Greg McDermott tonight, source told ESPN.

Team Stats

Points Per Game72.8185th
Rebounds Per Game37.396th
Assists Per Game13.6165th
Points Allowed69.8112th

Tournament History

Final Fours11
Tournament Record55-30
Championship Seasons1960
Tournament Appearances31