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MINNESOTA at #20/24 OHIO STATE | 1 p.m. | CBS Sports
MINN Game Notes | OSU Game Notes

Minnesota and Ohio State will complete the regular-season series this year in Columbus after the Buckeyes dropped a 73-62 decision Jan. 9 in Minneapolis. Evan Turner is the leading scorer for the Buckeyes in the Minnesota series with an average of 16.6 points a game over five career meetings. He also is the top rebounder with 7.2 boards a game. The Gophers are coming off a narrow defeat of Northwestern earlier this week, while the Buckeyes enter the game also on a one-game win streak, defeating Iowa Wednesday night.

CBS will broadcast the game with Kevin Harlan, Bill Raftery and Clark Kellog on the call.

Series History: Ohio State leads, 74-55


PENN STATE at #10/12 PURDUE | 3 p.m. | Big Ten Network
PSU Game Notes | PUR Game Notes

Big Ten leading scorer Talor Battle (19.1 ppg) will lead Penn State which will be looking for its first conference win of the season. Penn State has held substantial leads in four conference games and lost four of its last five in overtime or by six points or less in regulation.

Purdue has won three straight games including a close 60-57 victory over No. 16 Wisconsin in West Lafayette on Thursday. E'Twaun Moore led the Boilermakers with 20 points in that game and leads the team averaging 17.6 ppg on the year. Junior forward Robbie Hummel puts up 15.9 ppg and 7.3 rpg and reigning Big Ten Player of the Week JaJuan Johnson posts 14.2 ppg and 6.9 rpg.

Wayne Larrivee will handle play-by-play duties with Shon Morris alongside as color analyst.

Series History: Purdue leads, 22-10

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