Pregame Info & Live Blog: No. 11 Ohio State vs. Wisconsin

Date: January 29 Time: 7:00 PM ET
Venue: Value City Arena Location: Columbus, OH
TV: ESPN Mike Tirico, Dan Dakich and Samantha Ponder.
Radio: Ohio State IMG Sports Network with Paul Keels and Ron Stokes. For a list of stations, click here.

2012-13 TEAM STATISTICS

Ohio State Buckeyes
15-4, 5-2 Big Ten
AP: 11
USA Today: 11
RPI: 24
SOS: 39
OSU
OPP
Points Per Game
72.9
57.8
Field Goals Made-Att.
498-1084
385-1015
Field Goal Pct.
.459
.379
3-Pt. Field Goals Made-Att.
131-352
105-342
3-Pt. Field Goal Pct.
.372
.307
3-Pt. FGs Made Per Game
6.9
5.5
Free Throws Made-Att.
258-377
223-328
Free Throw Pct.
.684
.680
FTs Made Per Game
13.6
11.7
Rebounds Per Game
37.5
32.2
Assists Per Game
14.5
9.0
Turnovers Per Game
11.3
13.9
Assist-to-Turnover Ratio
1.3
0.6
Steals Per Game
6.8
4.3
Blocks Per Game
4.5
2.9

Wisconsin Badgers
14-6, 5-2 Big Ten
AP: RV
USA Today: RV
RPI: 47
SOS: 45
UW
OPP
Points Per Game
67.8
54.8
Field Goals Made-Att.
498-1145
407-1023
Field Goal Pct.
.435
.398
3-Pt. Field Goals Made-Att.
154-445
79-250
3-Pt. Field Goal Pct.
.346
.316
3-Pt. FGs Made Per Game
7.7
4.0
Free Throws Made-Att.
205-337
204-290
Free Throw Pct.
.608
.703
FTs Made Per Game
10.3
10.2
Rebounds Per Game
36.8
31.4
Assists Per Game
13.5
7.7
Turnovers Per Game
9.1
12.4
Assist-to-Turnover Ratio
1.5
0.6
Steals Per Game
6.3
5.0
Blocks Per Game
4.0
2.5

PROBABLE LINEUPS & INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS
Ohio State Buckeyes
Pos. No. Name Ht. Wt. Cl. MPG PPG RPG APG FG% 3FG% FT%
F 1 Deshaun Thomas 6-7 215 Jr. 33.6 20.0 6.5 1.4 .468 .417 .806
G/F 12 Sam Thompson 6-7 200 So. 24.2 7.5 3.5 1.1 .486 .313 .711
C 23 Amir Williams 6-11 250 So. 15.8 4.2 3.8 0.2 .619 .519
G 32 Lenzelle Smith Jr. 6-4 210 Jr. 28.0 10.2 5.8 1.8 .438 .403 .676
G 4 Aaron Craft 6-2 195 Jr. 32.2 8.8 3.3 4.7 .382 .314 .820
Key Reserves:
G 3 Shannon Scott 6-1 185 So. 20.7 5.6 2.6 4.3 .415 .333 .595
F 10 LaQuinton Ross 6-8 220 So. 16.9 7.8 3.3 0.5 .457 .325 .784
F 30 Evan Ravenel 6-8 250 Sr. 18.9 6.4 4.7 0.4 .566 .625
Wisconsin Badgers
Pos. No. Name Ht. Wt. Cl. MPG PPG RPG APG FG% 3FG% FT%
F/C 40 Jared Berggren 6-10 235 Sr. 27.6 12.0 6.4 0.9 .503 .283 .697
F 5 Ryan Evans 6-6 208 Sr. 29.4 10.9 7.8 1.7 .411 .095 .398
F 31 Mike Bruesewitz 6-6 233 Sr. 25.8 7.1 5.1 1.6 .454 .309 .676
G 12 Traevon Jackson 6-2 213 So. 23.9 5.8 2.0 2.3 .348 .244 .781
G 1 Ben Brust 6-1 195 Jr. 32.4 10.4 5.6 2.9 .416 .388 .619
Key Reserves:
F 15 Sam Dekker 6-7 220 Fr. 22.3 9.3 3.5 1.6 .472 .423 .600
G 3 George Marshall 5-11 185 Fr. 18.9 5.8 0.9 1.3 .411 .438 .643
G 33 Zak Showalter 6-2 195 Fr. 8.3 2.3 1.3 0.8 .407 .222 .706