The Big Ten Conference Tournament Preview: Ohio State v. Michigan State – 5:00 p.m. CT

The Big 10 Tournament is set for Friday night in Columbus, Ohio.

The Spartans and Buckeyes will meet for the first time since their first game last year.

The Spartans and Wolverines have met four times since the 2010-11 season, with the Buckeyes winning two of those games.

The game will be the Spartans’ first against a Big Ten team since the Wolverines were in the conference in 2013.

The game will air on ESPNU and WKNR-TV.

The first-round matchup between the Buckeye and the Spartans will be played at 7:00pm CT.

The Big Ten Tournament is expected to be a very entertaining affair, as both teams will look to improve on the success they enjoyed last year in Columbus.

Ohio State is coming off of a 10-1 campaign, while Michigan State has only one loss.

Ohio State is currently leading the Big Ten with a 3-0 record, while the Spartans have only one defeat.

The Buckeyes have won six of their last eight games, while winning three of their four.

Michigan, meanwhile, has won just three of its last five games, with just one loss this season.

The Wolverines are currently ranked in the top five nationally.

Ohio’s defense has held Michigan State to just three points in their last five contests, with two coming against the Buches.

The Buckeyes led the Big 10 with 20 steals last year, while also ranking second in the league in field goal percentage defense.

The Wolverines, meanwhile have won just two of their past six games, posting a 5-1 record.

The teams have met in the Big East Tournament, where Michigan was victorious by an 81-66 score.

Michigan is coming into this game with a record of 1-7 against the conference, while Ohio State was 2-4 in conference play last year against Ohio State.

The conference tournament will kick off at 8:00am CT.