Ohio State men's basketball announces 2020-21 non-conference schedule

Ohio State head coach Chris Holtmann instructs his team against Morgan State during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Friday, Nov. 29, 2019, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)

COLUMBUS, Ohio - 体育投注The Ohio State men's basketball team has finalized the non-conference portion of its 2020-21 schedule.

体育投注The Buckeyes will open the season with three-straight home games against Oakland (Nov. 11), Niagara (Nov. 15) and Akron (Nov. 19).

Ohio State will then compete in the Battle 4 Atlantis in the Bahamas Nov. 25-27. There they will play three games against a field including Creighton, Duke, Memphis, Texas A&M, West Virginia, Wichita State and Utah.

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The annual Big Ten/ACC Challenge will again take place in early December. The matchups have not been set.

体育投注The Buckeyes will follow up that with a home game against Towson on December 9.

体育投注The CBSSports Classic will pit the Buckeyes against North Carolina Tar Heels Dec. 19 but a location has not been finalized.

The non-conference schedule will wrap up with games against Morehead State (Dec. 22) and Alabama State (Dec. 30) in Columbus.

Ohio State will begin Big Ten Conference play in early December with two games. The league schedule has not been announced.

Ohio State men's basketball 2020-21 non-conference schedule

November 11 - Oakland
November 15 - Niagara
November 19 - Akron
November 25-27 - Battle 4 Atlantis

December 9 - Towson
December 19 - UNC (CBS Sports Classic, location TBA)
December 22 - Morehead State
December 30 - Alabama A&M

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