Basketball Buckeyes Ranked 10th in Coaches Poll
Coming off a 29-win season and trip to the Elite Eight, the Ohio State men's basketball team will begin the season ranked No. 10 in the Coaches Poll. Kentucky is No. 1, followed by Michigan State, Louisville, Duke and Arizona to round out the top five.
Three Big Ten teams — Michigan State, Michigan and Ohio State — are inside the top 10. Wisconsin and Indiana are also ranked.
The Buckeyes have six opponents in the rankings — Michigan State, Michigan, Wisconsin, Indiana, Marquette and Notre Dame.
Ohio State opens the season Nov. 9 vs. Morgan State.
2 Michigan State
10 Ohio State
11 North Carolina
12 Oklahoma State
16 Wichita State
20 New Mexico
22 Notre Dame