Ohio is on the verge of another huge upset. The No. 14 seed is shooting over 50 percent from the field and have eight 3-pointers. Georgetown is struggling to score, and they have seven turnovers.
Armon Bassett has 17 points for Ohio, and the game is playing at the pace they want. Georgetown is a Big East school that likes to slow the game down and score in the paint. Ohio has been draining 3-pointers and forcing the ball up the floor. On defense, they are playing a zone that is preventing Georgetown from playing their offense like they would like.
Georgetown is going to have to shoot the ball better and force Ohio to play a half-court game. Ohio has killed them with speed. Georgetown is a stronger team in the paint, and they need to get some easy buckets and open up the outside.
Ohio is doing what a lower seed needs to do. They aren’t committing turnovers, and they are shooting extremely well, especially from the 3-point line. They need to keep up the fast-paced style, and they can push Georgetown to stray from their game. They also need to find a compliment to Bassett. Ohio 48, Georgetown 36.