In a recent press release, Ohio State has officially announced its 2015-16 non-conference schedule. The Buckeyes have faced several major non-conference opponents in recent seasons including the North Carolina Tar Heels last season and the Kansas Jayhawks the season before.
Though Ohio State's schedule does not feature a lot of marquee matchups at home, there are plenty of games that should get fans excited and a major matchup with potential team ranked in the Top 5 in the Virginia Cavaliers in Columbus during the 2015 Big Ten/ACC Challenge.
Here is the full non-conference schedule.
2015-16 Ohio State Non-Conference Schedule:
- Nov. 15 -- Mount St. Mary's
- Nov. 17 -- Grambling
- Nov. 20 -- UT Arlington
- Nov. 24 -- Louisiana Tech
- Nov. 27 -- vs. Memphis (American Airlines Arena)
- Dec. 1 -- Virginia
- Dec. 5 -- VMI
- Dec. 8 -- Air Force
- Dec. 12 -- at UConn
- Dec. 16 -- Northern Illinois
- Dec. 19 -- vs. Kentucky (Barclays Center)
- Dec. 22 -- Mercer
- Dec. 27 -- South Carolina State