Thad Matta has built an elite college basketball program at Ohio State that regularly competes for Big Ten championships and Final Four appearances, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t unique challenges every year.
Matta and the Buckeyes will be replacing leading scorer Deshaun Thomas in 2013-14 but should win plenty of games on the strength of their defense alone. They figure to compete with the likes of Michigan State, Michigan and perhaps Indiana or Wisconsin for a conference crown.
Read on to see some of the challenges Matta will have to answer if Ohio State is going to reach its goals this year.
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