Ohio State fans will have an early opportunity to get a glimpse at the men's and women's basketball teams at 'Buckeyes on the Blacktop,' the school announced Wednesday.
The event takes place 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 8 at the RPAC Lincoln Tower outdoor courts. Members of the teams will participate in drills, a skills competition, 3-point shootout and a dunk contest.
Fans are encouraged to attend this free event to preview the two upcoming Ohio State basketball teams. The full release can be viewed here.
The Ohio State women's team opens the season Nov. 13 at South Carolina. The men's team will begin its season Nov. 15 at home against Mount St. Mary's.