The Rutgers Scarlet Knights take on the Ohio State Buckeyes in one of the Big Ten games on Wednesday, start time at 7:00 PM ET, at Verizon Center, Washington, District of Columbia.
The Rutgers Scarlet Knights (14-17) are coming from a 62-59 win over the Illinois Fighting Illini in which DeShawn Freeman scored 21 points in 7-for-8 shooting from the field and 6-for-6 free throws.
On the season, Rutgers basketball is averaging 65.7 points, 40.4 rebounds and 11.1 assists per game. Defensively, Rutgers is yielding 66.9 points per game against the opposing teams. Corey Sanders leads in poitns with 13.0, assists with 3.3 and in steals with 1.4 per game while Freeman leads in rebounds with 7.9 per game.
Four players are averaging at least 9.9 points per game, they are: Sanders (13.0), Freeman (11.3), Nigel Johnson (10.7) and Mike Williams (9.9).
The Ohio State Buckeyes (17-14) are coming from a 96-92 loss to Indiana in which Ja’ Sean Tate scored 20 points in 8-for-17 shooting from the field.
On the season, Ohio State basketball is averaging 73.3 points, 37.5 rebounds and 13.6 assists per game. Defensively, Ohio State is yielding 69.9 points against the opposing teams. Tate leads in points with 14.2 and in steals with 1.1 per game. Trevor Thompson tops in rebounds with 9.1 while JaQuan Lyle leads in assists with 4.7 per game.
Six players are averaging at least 9.5 points per game for Ohio State, they are: Tate (14.2), Loving (12.5) Lyle (11.6), Thompson (10.7), Keita Bates-Diop (9.7) and Kam Williams (9.5) per game.
Ohio State vs Rutgers basketball game schedule info:
Date: March 8, 2017
Start Time: 7:00 PM ET
TV Channel Schedule: BTN
Odds and Point Spread: -7.5
Live Stream: BTN Stream
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