How to Watch Minnesota vs. Ohio State Basketball: Live Stream & TV Channel Info – February 22

The Ohio State Buckeyes (15-11, 5-10 Big Ten) will try to end a six-game road slide when they square off against the Minnesota Golden Gophers (16-9, 7-7 Big Ten) on Thursday, February 22, 2024 at Williams Arena. The matchup airs at 8:00 PM ET on Big Ten Network.

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Golden Gophers vs. Buckeyes Game Info

  • Date: Thursday, February 22, 2024
  • Time: 8:00 PM ET
  • TV: Big Ten Network
  • Live Stream: Stream NCAA men’s basketball on Paramount Plus and Hulu + Live TV
  • Where: Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Venue: Williams Arena

Golden Gophers Insights

  • Minnesota ranks 106th in college basketball with 76.3 points per game this year. At the other end, it ranks 108th with 69.3 points allowed per game.
  • This year, the Golden Gophers are grabbing 36.4 boards per game (128th-ranked in college basketball) and giving up 33.5 rebounds per contest (107th-ranked).
  • Minnesota has been piling up assists in 2023-24, ranking fifth-best in college basketball with 18.5 assists per game.
  • This season, the Golden Gophers are committing 11.5 turnovers per game (199th-ranked in college basketball) and forcing 10.6 turnovers per contest (258th-ranked).
  • Minnesota is making 8.1 threes per game (119th-ranked in college basketball) this year, while sporting a 35.7% three-point percentage (90th-ranked).
  • The Golden Gophers rank 23rd-best in the country by giving up 5.8 three-pointers per game. In terms of three-point percentage allowed, they rank 225th in college basketball at 34%.
  • Minnesota is attempting 34.4 two-pointers per game this season, which account for 60.2% of the shots it has taken (and 70.1% of the team’s baskets). Meanwhile, it is attempting 22.8 threes per contest, which are 39.8% of its shots (and 29.9% of the team’s buckets).

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Buckeyes Insights

  • In 2023-24, Ohio State is 165th in the country on offense (74.4 points scored per game) and 120th on defense (69.7 points allowed).
  • The Buckeyes grab 36.5 rebounds per game and concede 34.2 boards, ranking 125th and 148th, respectively, in the country.
  • Ohio State is 148th in the nation in assists (13.5 per game) in 2023-24.
  • In 2023-24, the Buckeyes are 36th in college basketball in turnovers committed (9.5 per game) and 299th in turnovers forced (10.2).
  • In 2023-24, Ohio State is 212th in the country in 3-point makes (7.1 per game) and 185th in 3-point percentage (33.8%).
  • Defensively, the Buckeyes are 127th in the country in 3-pointers allowed per game at 6.9. They are 319th in 3-point percentage conceded at 35.8%.
  • In 2023-24, Ohio State has taken 35.7% percent of its shots from beyond the arc, and 64.3% percent from inside it. In terms of made shots, 27% of Ohio State’s buckets have been 3-pointers, and 73% have been 2-pointers.

Golden Gophers Leaders

  • The scoring and rebounding leader for the Golden Gophers is Dawson Garcia, who puts up 17.4 points and 6.5 rebounds per game.
  • Minnesota’s best passer is Elijah Hawkins, who averages 7.6 assists per game to go with his 8.5 PPG scoring average.
  • The Golden Gophers get the most three-point shooting production out of Cam Christie, who makes 2.2 threes per game.
  • The Minnesota steals leader is Hawkins, who averages 1.8 takeaways per game, while its blocks leader is Pharrel Payne, who compiles 1.6 rejections per contest.

Buckeyes Leaders

  • Bruce Thornton averages 16.1 points and adds 4.1 assists per game, putting him at the top of the Buckeyes’ leaderboards in those statistics.
  • Felix Okpara is at the top of the Ohio State rebounding leaderboard with 6.4 rebounds per game. He also racks up 6.2 points and tacks on 0.5 assists per game.
  • Jamison Battle makes 2.6 three-pointers per game, the most on the Buckeyes.
  • Ohio State’s leader in steals is Thornton with 1.3 per game, and its leader in blocks is Okpara with 2.3 per game.
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