Ohio State meets Seton Hall in Fort Myers

Ohio State (3-1) vs. Seton Hall (3-0)

, Suncoast Credit Union Arena, Fort Myers, Florida; Monday, 6 p.m. EST

BOTTOM LINE: Ohio State and Seton Hall will go at it in a postseason game at Suncoast Credit Union Arena in Fort Myers. Seton Hall won against Michigan 67-65 on Tuesday, while Ohio State fell 71-65 to Xavier on Thursday.

STEPPING UP: The do-everything E.J. Liddell is averaging 21 points, 6.5 rebounds and 3.8 blocks to lead the charge for the Buckeyes. Zed Key is also a big contributor, producing 10.8 points and 5.8 rebounds per game. The Pirates have been led by Myles Cale, who is averaging 11.3 points, 5.3 rebounds and 2.3 steals.EXCELLENT E.J.: Liddell has connected on 37.5 percent of the 16 3-pointers he’s attempted and has gone 5 for 12 over the last three games. He’s also converted 60.9 percent of his free throws this season.

TOUGH DEFENSE: Seton Hall has held opposing teams to 52.7 points per game this year, the eighth-lowest figure among all Division I teams.


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