2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
21-10, 5th in Big Ten
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29 more men allege abuse by ex-Ohio St. doctor

Twenty-nine more men are suing Ohio State over its failure to stop sexual abuse decades ago by team doctor Richard Strauss, who died in 2005. More than 400 alumni have raised similar allegations in lawsuits against the school.

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Ohio State AD Smith getting multiyear extension

Ohio State athletic director Gene Smith will receive a multiyear contract extension, he confirmed to ESPN on Wednesday. His contract had been set to expire after 2022.

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."

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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.


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.

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