Ohio State vs. Clemson

7:15 tonight

Where: Value City Arena

TV: ESPN2

Radio: WBNS-FM/AM (97.1/1460)

Records: Ohio State 5-2, Clemson 5-1

Notable: Ohio State guard Andrew Dakich and Clemson forward/center Andrew Donnal are both playing graduate transfer seasons after being teammates for the last four seasons at Michigan. … Ohio State is 6-9 in the ACC-Big Ten Challenge and has lost three straight. … Keita Bates-Diop (16.9 points, 10.3 rebounds) is one of two Big Ten players averaging in double figures in both categories. The other is Minnesota’s Jordan Murphy (22.0 points, 12.3 rebounds).

Projected starters

OHIO STATE

G C.J. Jackson, 6-1, Jr., 14.0

G Musa Jallow, 6-5, Fr., 5.6

F Jae’Sean Tate, 6-4, Sr., 13.7

F Keita Bates-Diop, 6-7, Jr., 16.9

C Kaleb Wesson, 6-9, Fr., 10.5

Key reserves: G Kam Williams, 6-2, Sr., 6.7; G Andrew Dakich, 6-2, Gr., 2.9; C Micah Potter, 6-9, So., 6.2; F Andre Wesson, 6-6, So., 2.4; F Kyle Young, 6-8, Fr., 1.2

CLEMSON

G Shelton Mitchell, 6-3, Jr., 11.8

G Marcquise Reed, 6-3, Jr., 11.7

G Gabe Devoe, 6-3, Sr., 11.0

F Donte Grantham, 6-8, Sr., 16.0

F Elijah Thomas, 6-9, Jr., 13.0

Key reserves: F/C Mark Donnal, 6-9, Gr., 5.3; F Aamir Simms, 6-7, Fr., 3.6; G Anthony Oliver II, 6-5, R-Fr., 1.6

— Adam Jardy

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