Ohio State will forever be known as a football powerhouse first and foremost, but the basketball program has significantly closed the gap under Thad Matta. Part of that process is sending players to the next level, which Matta has done on a consistent basis.
While the NBA jury is still out on many of Matta’s young players, there have been some formidable professionals who spent their college years in Columbus. With that in mind, read on to see the Buckeyes’ five best-ever NBA products.
The statistics and facts used in formatting this list come from Basketball-Reference.