2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
21-10, 5th in Big Ten
Way-Too-Early Top 25: Can the bluebloods bounce back? (1:42)
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OSU's Liddell to 'use my voice' about threats

After receiving threats on social media when Ohio State lost in the NCAA tournament, E.J. Liddell said he'll keep speaking out about it because it "just didn't sit right with me."

What's the reason for the Big Ten's struggles in the NCAA tournament? (1:50)
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Source: OSU calls cops for 'vile' threats to Liddell

Ohio State forward E.J. Liddell shared a series of threatening messages he received from angry fans following the Buckeyes' first-round exit. Ohio State has reached out to police, a source tells ESPN's Myron Medcalf.

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Bracket buster: Oral Roberts stuns No. 2 Ohio St.

Oral Roberts, a 16-point underdog, shook up No. 2 Ohio State and nearly 95% of the brackets in ESPN's Men's Tournament Challenge with Friday's 75-72 overtime victory.

15-seed Oral Roberts uses OT to shock 2-seed Ohio State (0:47)
Oral Roberts stuns Ohio State in overtime (0:37)
Jalen Rose makes his March Madness predictions (2:18)

No. 3 Illinois beats No. 9 Ohio State to take Big Ten title

— Kofi Cockburn and Ayo Dosunmu both scored 16 points, both grabbed nine rebounds and both made key plays in overtime to give No. 3 Illinois a 91-88 victory over No. 9 Ohio State on Sunday for its first Big Ten Tournament title since 2005.

Liddell makes key rejection of Cockburn to send game to OT (0:40)
Washington nails a clutch triple for the Buckeyes (0:18)
How does Livers' absence affect Michigan? (1:23)
Ohio State escapes Michigan to advance to Big Ten title game (0:34)
E.J. Liddell, Brandon Johns Jr. go down hard after block (0:31)
Washington dishes to Liddell for Ohio State (0:17)
Washington delivers the dagger for Ohio State in OT (0:24)
Washington roars after big-time breakaway dunk (0:17)

Team Stats

Points Per Game77.255th
Rebounds Per Game36.6119th
Assists Per Game13.1201st
Points Allowed71.1

Tournament History

Final Fours11
Tournament Record57-33
Championship Seasons1960
Tournament Appearances34