No. 13 Ohio State vs. Rutgers

NOON FRIDAY

Where: Bankers Life Fieldhouse, Indianapolis

TV: SportsTime Ohio

Radio: WBNS-AM (1460)

Records: Ohio State 24-6, 13-3 Big Ten; Rutgers 20-11, 7-9

Notable: This is the 21st time the women’s tournament will be played in Indianapolis. It will be played here through at least through 2022. … Ohio State has played in eight championship games, with titles in 2006 and 2009 through ’11. … Ohio State defeated the Scarlet Knights 90-68 on Feb. 8 in Columbus. … Rutgers coach C. Vivian Stringer has won 997 games in 47 seasons, including 477 at Rutgers. … Six Big Ten teams are in the top 50 in RPI: Ohio State (six), Iowa (16), Maryland (21), Michigan (38), Rutgers (43) and Minnesota (46).

Projected starters

OHIO STATE

G Kelsey Mitchell, 5-8, Sr., 24.4

G Sierra Calhoun, 6-0, Jr., 11.6

G Linnae Harper, 5-8, Sr., 15.1

G Asia Doss, 5-7, Sr., 8.0

F Stephanie Mavunga, 6-3, Sr., 16.2

Key reserves: F Hart, 6-3, Sr., 4.7; F Waterman, 6-2, Jr., 3.2; G Caretti, 6-1, So., 2.5

RUTGERS

F Stasha Carey, 6-2, Jr., 7.5

C Victoria Harris, 6-3, Jr., 4.3

G Nigia Greene, 5-10, Gr., 5.5

G Tyler Scaife, 5-9, Sr., 19.6

G Khadaizha Sanders, 5-7, Jr., 5.2

Key reserves: G Rollins, 5-7, Sr., 6.4; G Cryor, 5-5, So., 6.2; G Fitzpatrick, 5-9, Sr., 1.6

— Mark Znidar