Michigan basketball will battle Ohio Condition tonight at Crisler Center. Right here are 3 predictions in the only matchup among the two groups this season.
Whilst the rivalry among Michigan basketball and Ohio Condition may possibly not be rather as rigorous on the hardwood, make no miscalculation, the match tonight among the Wolverines and Buckeyes is a large one.
No matter what the activity, Michigan and Ohio Condition will under no circumstances see eye-to-eye and even nevertheless Ohio Condition dominated this series at the start out of John Beilein’s tenure, who is 7-15 total versus the Buckeyes, factors have altered in recent decades.
But final season, the two groups break up, with every crew winning as soon as on their property flooring versus the other. This season, this will be the only meeting among Michigan basketball, which is currently ranked fifth and Ohio Condition, which comes in unranked.
We listened to it as a result of the grapevine…
— Michigan Men’s Basketball (@umichbball) January 28, 2019
Yet, the Buckeyes are fresh off a huge highway get at Nebraska final Saturday. Ohio Condition was reeling prior to that, acquiring dropped five straight. Now, they are back again in the hunt for a good seed in the Massive 10 tournament and have more breathing room when it comes to producing the NCAA tournament.
A get at Michigan would be huge for the Buckeyes and their resume. For the Wolverines, this match is about keeping, beating a hated rival and tying factors up with Michigan Condition in the Massive 10 Standings. The Spartans are 9-1, UM is 8-1.
So it is a large match all around and we split it down, additionally supply 3 predictions for the Buckeyes and Wolverines.