Large Ten conference play is placed to start in Columbus on Thursday evening because the No. 20 Ohio Condition women’s team is scheduled for hosting the Minnesota Gophers at Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium.
On Sunday mid-day, the Buckeyes are slated to defend myself against the Wisconsin Badgers in game a couple of Large Ten play.
The Buckeyes enter Thursday’s tilt at 5-1-1 around the season.
OSU experienced its first loss of year a week ago to West Virginia, but junior forward Nichelle Prince stated she thinks losing towards the Mountaineers would be a learning lesson for that team because it prepares to tackle the other half of their season.
“I think it simply made us understand that we have a great deal to focus on, ” Prince stated. “We did have a very good out-of-conference season but there's still a great deal we have to do to become Large Ten Champions making it far into NCAAs.”
Master also stated that, despite getting only one loss, it's obvious the team has try to do.
“There is really a thin line in encouraging your gamers to become decision-makers as well as keeping them play in symphony, ” Master stated.
The team’s strong start originates despite suffering a couple of injuries, but OSU coach Lori Master stated the Scarlet and Grey were ready to handle individuals kind of difficulties.
“Any time a person will get hurt it certainly changes your dynamic, ” Master stated. “It’s certainly one of individuals things we discuss in preseason, would be that the beginning fall into line at the outset of the entire year, isn't the same in the finish of the season. We attempt and obtain our gamers to consider in individuals terms, and know they're always one ankle sprain from getting a job change. You simply roll by using it at this time within the season.”
Master stated by using conference play now beginning, they will “reset” itself after seven hard-fought against matches to begin 2015.
“Our record at this time within the conference is --, and thus we’re perfect and that’s awesome, ” she stated. “We want to enter the conference have fun with that attitude of just getting after it having a clean slate.”