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Buckeyes Prepping For 'Big' Challenge

Lauderdale will be tested against Georgia Tech.

Ohio State's starting lineup is often described as being long but seldom characterized as being big. In today's contest against a Georgia Tech team playing some of its best basketball of the season, the Buckeyes and junior center Dallas Lauderdale will have to be on guard in the paint.

MILWAUKEE – Ohio State faces a big test Sunday when it faces Georgia Tech. Or to put it more accurately, two or three of them. The Buckeyes will be tasked with stopping a Yellow Jacket frontcourt that starts two players 6-9 or taller. It will not be the first time Thad Matta's squad has had a similar matchup this season, but there is something different this time around. "I think that we've gone... Recommended Stories