Ohio State vs. South Dakota State

4 P.M. TODAY

Where: Taco Bell Arena, Boise, Idaho

TV: TNT

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

Records: Ohio State 24-8; South Dakota State 28-6

Notable: The Buckeyes are a No. 5 seed for the second time. They lost to No. 12-seed Utah State in overtime in the first round of the East Regional in 2001, a game that has since been vacated. … Ohio State coach Chris Holtmann won at least one NCAA Tournament game in each of his three seasons at Butler. … The Jackrabbits have the lowest offensive turnover percentage in the nation and are No. 16 in defensive offensive rebounding percentage according to KenPom.com.

Projected starters

OHIO STATE

G C.J. Jackson, 6-1, Jr., 12.2

G Kam Williams, 6-2, Sr., 8.2

G Jae’Sean Tate, 6-4, Sr., 12.5

F Keita Bates-Diop, 6-7, Jr., 19.4

C Kaleb Wesson, 6-9, Fr., 10.8

Key reserves: C Potter, 6-9, So., 4.3; G Jallow, 6-5, Fr., 2.6; G Dakich, 6-2, Gr., 2.9; F A.Wesson, 6-6, So., 3.0; F Young, 6-8, Fr., 1.8

SOUTH DAKOTA STATE

G Tevin King, 6-2, Jr., 9.3

G David Jenkins Jr., 6-2, Fr., 16.1

G/F Reed Tellinghuisen, 6-7, Sr., 12.0

G Skyler Flatten, 6-6, Jr., 7.0

F Mike Daum, 6-9, Jr., 23.8

Key reserves: G Key, 5-10, Jr., 6.0; F Theisen, 6-9, Sr., 4.7; G/F Severyn, 6-5, Sr., 3.2

— Adam Jardy