UMass Lowell (1-1) vs. Ohio State (1-0)
Covelli Center, Columbus, Ohio; Sunday, 12 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: UMass Lowell plays Ohio State in an early season matchup.
LEADING THE WAY: .NOEL IS A FORCE: Obadiah Noel has connected on 28.6 percent of the 14 3-pointers he’s attempted. He’s also made 70 percent of his foul shots this season.
LAST MEETING: Ohio State got the 76-56 win over UMass Lowell when these two teams met a year ago.
DID YOU KNOW: Ohio State held its 11 non-conference opponents to an average of just 54.4 points per game last year. The Buckeyes offense scored 75.6 points per contest on their way to a 10-1 record against competition outside the Big Ten Conference. UMass Lowell went 5-9 against non-conference teams in 2019-20.
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