Scarlet and Gray Wins First-Round Matchup in The Basketball Tournament

By TJ Neer on July 15, 2017 at 5:29 pm
David Lighty

Ohio State basketball fans rejoice!

The No. 2-seeded Scarlet and Gray roster is littered with Ohio State alumni and has an abundance of talent, and that was on display in the team's 78-63 win over No. 15 seed The Region in the first round of The Basketball Tournament's Midwest Regional on Saturday.

The squad will take on the No. 7 Banner Boys (UW-Milwaukee Alumni) on Sunday at 1:45 p.m. at Bradley University in Peoria, Illinois.

You can find the box score right here, headlined by Jared Sullinger's 18 points and 11 rebounds for the Scarlet and Gray:

Dallas Lauderdale had perhaps the most memorable moment of the day with this wonderful block:

You can see a few other highlights from the game below, and you can also check out the team's Twitter page to keep up with the former Buckeyes as they attempt to win it all. 

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