Now that the Olympics are over, the attention of the sports world turns to the release of college basketball schedules.
Alright, so maybe football is a more pressing concern for the time being, but news of non-conference schedules and conference showdowns is beginning to trickle in from various sources.
The Columbus Dispatch recently listed the known portion of Ohio State’s non-conference schedule, and it certainly has a few potential pitfalls.
Of course there are the seemingly mandated cupcake games, but the Buckeyes and head coach Thad Matta have certainly challenged themselves this season.
Here is a game-by-game breakdown of Ohio State’s (known) non-conference schedule.