The freshman center started the first six games of the season. He was injured during the Scarlet Knights’ victory over Illinois and has missed the last five games. Omoruyi is is averaging 5.3 points and 5.7 rebounds per game this season.
If we want to have even a chance to win at Rutgers we’ve got to come out with some energy and some passion and some fight from the very beginning,” Trice said. Davison added: “Basketball is a simple game. Whoever is the aggressor, whoever comes out punching first and playing hard has the advantage.
Ohio State entered the game at No. Rutgers without its senior leader in point guard C.J. Walker and 0-3 on the road in the Big Ten. The Buckeyes left with a win, but another injury.