Ohio St Capsule

Nickname: Buckeyes                       Coach: Thad Matta
Location: Columbus, Ohio
Conference: Big Ten
Overall Record: 22-10
Conference Record and Finish: 10-8, 4th

Seed, Region and Bid: 8, Midwest, At-Large
Total NCAA Tournament Bids: 24
NCAA Tournament Record: 43-23 (.652)
Final Four Appearances: 10 (1939, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1960,
                           1961, 1962, 1968, 1999, 2007)
NCAA Tournament Championships: 1 (1960)


Starters:
F -- Evan Turner (6-7, 205, So. -- 17.1 ppg, 7.0 rpg)
F -- Dallas Lauderdale (6-8, 255, So. -- 4.6 ppg, 3.6 rpg)
G -- William Buford (6-5, 190, Fr. -- 11.3 ppg, 3.7 rpg)
G -- Jon Diebler (6-6, 205, So. -- 11.4 ppg, 3.5 rpg)
G -- Jeremie Simmons (6-2, 170, Jr. -- 6.9 ppg, 1.4 rpg)

Key Reserves:
C -- B.J. Mullens (7-0, 275, Fr. -- 8.8 ppg, 4.7 rpg)

(statistics before NCAA Tournament)


NEXT GAME: vs. No. 9 Siena, Friday