March 9, 2012
Attention Buckeye Nation! Looking for more ways to stay up-to-date with the latest Ohio State happenings? Check this out! Every Friday, OhioStateBuckeyes.com features one of the many Ohio State athletic Twitter accounts to follow. The Ohio State men's basketball team opens postseason play today at the 2012 Big Ten Tournament and is today's #FF: OhioStateHoops
The Buckeyes travel to Indianapolis as the No. 3-seed of the tournament. Ohio State has won the last two tournament titles and has appeared in the title game three years in a row.
Leading the Buckeyes are All-Big Ten honorees Jared Sullinger, William Buford, Aaron Craft and Deshaun Thomas. Sullinger was named First Team All-Big Ten and also earned first team All-America honors by the Sporting News, while Craft was titled Big Ten Defensive Player of the year.
Ohio State faces No. 6-seed Purdue tonight at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis. Tip is set for 9 p.m. ET and the game will be televised live on the Big Ten Network.
Ohio State Men's Basketball in 140 characters...
Head coach Thad Matta ... has won two straight B1G tourney titles ... finished regular season with 25-6 overall mark ... No. 3 seed in B1G tourney
For some Ohio State men's basketball on Twitter, check out...
Twitter.com/JeffBoals - Jeff Boals, Assistant Coach
Twitter.com/Greg_Paulus - Greg Paulus, Video Coordinator
Twitter.com/OSUADAthComm - Dan Wallenberg, Associate Athletic Director for Communications
Twitter.com/AlissaC_OSU - Alissa Clendenen, Assistant Director of Athletics Communications
Twitter.com/B1GMBBall - Big Ten Men's Hoops
Owls on Deck for Buckeyes
No. 7 Virginia Edges Ohio State, 63-61