NKU to Face Ohio State on Big Ten Network
Northern Kentucky University, in its first NCAA Division I Basketball season, will face perennial power Ohio State on television via the Big Ten Network. The NKU Norse last faced the Buckeyes in a 2004 exhibition game in which OSU pulled off a 10-point win, 77-67.
This year's game is set for December 1 in Columbus.
The Big Ten Network reaches 40 million homes across the country and is available to an estimated 73 million homes in the US and Canada.
Ohio State was a Final Four team last season with a record of 31-8. NKU finished its final season in Division II with a 23-7 record and an appearance in the postseason.