Ohio State head coach Chris Holtmann met with reporters on Friday to preview Saturday’s home game against Purdue. That game will tip at 12:00 pm on FOX. Also joining Holtmann were sophomore guard Duane Washington and walk-on forward Harrison Hookfin. The highlights of what everyone had to say can be found below.
Duane Washington came to Ohio State last year as a guard who could do a number of different things. A talented slasher to the basket, he could also be a ball handler when needed, as well as a designated scorer who can get a shot off almost at will. As a freshman, however, he played off the ball. Call it the “two” or “off guard,” or whatever Buckeye head coach Chris Holtmann…
Ohio State head coach Chris Holtmann met with reporters on Friday to preview Sunday’s upcoming game against Wisconsin in Madison. He gave a bit of a breakdown of what to expect from the Badgers, including some insight on the difference between Wisconsin at home and on the road. Also speaking with reporters were sophomore guard Duane Washington and junior forward Kyle Young.
Following Ohio State’s 68-59 win over Indiana on Saturday, Buckeye basketball head coach Chris Holtmann had some thoughts he needed to get off of his chest. This was the first game for OSU since freshman point guard DJ Carton announced on Thursday that he needed to take some time away from the team to deal with mental health issues that were affecting him.