Ohio State announced Carton’s intention to transfer out of Ohio State four weeks ago. “We 100% support DJ in this decision and we genuinely wish him all the best moving forward,” OSU head coach Chris Holtmann said at the time. “We appreciate all he contributed to our program. We will assist him in any way we can.”
OSU head coach Chris Holtmann confirmed that freshman guard DJ Carton would return to campus on Friday. Carton has been away from the school and program for more than three weeks as he has tended to his mental health.
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.
COLUMBUS — Ohio State head coach Chris Holtmann met with the media on Friday to preview the Buckeyes’ game at Minnesota on Sunday. Holtmann talked about the challenge of playing a Big Ten team on the road, their schedule, and his thoughts on his team right now. Junior forward Kyle Young and sophomore guard Duane Washington Jr. also answered questions from reporters.
COLUMBUS — Ohio State head coach Chris Holtmann, sophomore guards Luther Muhammad and Duane Washington Jr met with the media following Ohio State’s 71-52 win against Kent State on Monday night. Kent State head coach Rob Senderoff also answered questions from reporters following the game and spoke on the Golden Flashes’ loss and Ohio State’s physicality.
COLUMBUS — Ohio State men’s basketball head coach Chris Holtmann, junior forward Kyle Young, and junior forward Kaleb Wesson met with the media on Tuesday to preview OSU’s upcoming game against in-state foe Cincinnati. The game will be played on Wednesday in Columbus, Ohio. Tip is set for 8:30 PM and the game will be aired on FS1. Here’s a summary of what was said at interviews.
In DJ Carton’s Buckeye debut this past Wednesday, the Ohio State freshman point guard showcased his entire repertoire. He pushed the ball as much as he could, immediately calling for it following defensive rebounds. Carton would turn his head up court and get running. When he was in the half court, he made safe, solid passes where they needed to go, and he…