Schottenstein Center at Ohio State has plenty of basketball action this week

Schottenstein Center on the campus of The Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio, USA, as seen from Ohio Stadium. 2014 photo By JonRidinger – Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0, https

The Ohio State men’s and women’s basketball teams share a pair of two-game homestands this week at the Schottenstein Center. Fans can enjoy numerous promotions at each event, detailed below …

7 p.m. Wednesday: No. 10 Women’s Basketball vs. Minnesota

  • The Buckeyes will be honoring Black History Month
  • OSU Wexner Medical Center Heart Health game – rally towel giveaway (2,500)

8 p.m. Thursday: Men’s Basketball vs. Minnesota

  • Coaches for Literacy game
  • Meet the men’s lacrosse team pregame on the concourse

1 p.m. Sunday: Men’s Basketball vs. Michigan State

  • Pregame for The Big Game at The Schott! Why host a Super Bowl party when you can party with us?
  • Students in attendance will receive a Team 124 t-shirt (1,500)
  • OSU Wexner Medical Center Heart Health game – rally towel giveaway (2,500)
  • Family fun on the concourse will include a balloon twister and face-painting
  • Halftime will feature the talents of speed-painter Evan Struck
  • “Great Clips Shooting Stars” postgame layups on the court

7 p.m. Monday: No. 13/12 Ohio State vs. No. 2 Indiana

  • The stage is set for a nationally-ranked rematch at The Schott with conference championship implications at stake
  • Pink Game: To encourage and to give hope, we are inviting all women who have been affected by cancer to come down on the court to be recognized at halftime.
  • Title IX & National Women and Girls in Sports Game
    • Student-athletes from Ohio State women’s sports teams will be on the concourse pregame to sign autographs and interact with fans