NCAA Tournament History for Ohio State

+ indicates wins over a higher seeded team.
- indicates losses to a lower seeded team.

Overall Record: 57-32, 0.640

YearConferenceRegionSeed
Results
2019Big TenMidwest11
  • +beat M 6 Iowa State 62-59
  • lost to M 3 Houston 59-74
  • 2018Big TenWest5
  • beat W 12 South Dakota St 81-73
  • lost to W 4 Gonzaga 84-90
  • 2015Big TenWest10
  • +beat W 7 VCU 75-72, OT
  • lost to W 2 Arizona 58-73
  • 2014Big TenSouth6
  • -lost to S 11 Dayton 59-60
  • 2013Big TenWest2
  • beat W 15 Iona 95-70
  • beat W 10 Iowa State 78-75
  • beat W 6 Arizona 73-70
  • -lost to W 9 Wichita St 66-70
  • 2012Big TenEast2
  • beat E 15 Loyola-Maryland 78-59
  • beat E 7 Gonzaga 73-66
  • beat E 6 Cincinnati 81-66
  • +beat E 1 Syracuse 77-70
  • lost to M 2 Kansas 62-64
  • 2011Big TenEast1
  • beat E 16 TX-San Antonio 75-46
  • beat E 8 George Mason 98-66
  • -lost to E 4 Kentucky 60-62
  • 2010Big TenMidwest2
  • beat M 15 UC Santa Barbara 68-51
  • beat M 10 Georgia Tech 75-66
  • -lost to M 6 Tennessee 73-76
  • 2009Big TenMidwest8
  • -lost to M 9 Siena 72-74, 2 OT
  • 2007Big TenSouth1
  • beat S 16 Central Conn 78-57
  • beat S 9 Xavier 78-71, OT
  • beat S 5 Tennessee 85-84
  • beat S 2 Memphis 92-76
  • beat E 2 Georgetown 67-60
  • lost to M 1 Florida 75-84
  • 2006Big TenMidwest2
  • beat M 15 Davidson 70-62
  • -lost to M 7 Georgetown 52-70
  • 2002Big TenWest4
  • beat W 13 Davidson 69-64
  • -lost to W 12 Missouri 67-83
  • 2001Big TenEast5
  • -lost to E 12 Utah St 68-77, OT
  • 2000Big TenSouth3
  • beat S 14 Appalachian St 87-61
  • -lost to S 6 Miami-Florida 62-75
  • 1999Big TenSouth4
  • beat S 13 Murray St 72-58
  • beat S 12 Detroit 75-44
  • +beat S 1 Auburn 72-64
  • +beat S 3 St. John's 77-74
  • lost to W 1 Connecticut 58-64
  • 1992Big TenSoutheast1
  • beat SE 16 Miss Valley St 83-56
  • beat SE 9 Connecticut 78-55
  • beat SE 4 North Carolina 80-73
  • -lost to SE 6 Michigan 71-75, OT
  • 1991Big TenMidwest1
  • beat M 16 Towson 97-86
  • beat M 8 Georgia Tech 65-61
  • -lost to M 4 St. John's 74-91
  • 1990Big TenWest8
  • beat W 9 Providence 84-83, OT
  • lost to W 1 UNLV 65-76
  • 1987Big TenSoutheast9
  • +beat SE 8 Kentucky 91-77
  • lost to SE 1 Georgetown 79-82
  • 1985Big TenMidwest4
  • beat M 13 Iowa State 75-64
  • -lost to M 5 La Tech 67-79
  • 1983Big TenEast3
  • beat E 6 Syracuse 79-74
  • lost to E 2 North Carolina 51-64
  • 1982Big TenEast8
  • -lost to E 9 James Madison 48-55
  • 1980Big TenWest4
  • beat W 5 Arizona St 89-75
  • -lost to W 8 UCLA 68-72
  • 1971Big TenMideast
  • beat Marquette 60-59
  • lost to Western Ky 78-81, OT
  • 1968Big TenMideast
  • beat East Tenn St 79-72
  • beat Kentucky 82-81
  • lost to North Carolina 66-80
  • beat Houston 89-85
  • 1962Big TenMideast
  • beat Western Ky 93-73
  • beat Kentucky 74-64
  • beat Wake Forest 84-68
  • lost to Cincinnati 59-71
  • 1961Big TenMideast
  • beat Louisville 56-55
  • beat Kentucky 87-74
  • beat St. Joseph's 95-69
  • lost to Cincinnati 65-70, OT
  • 1960Big TenMideast
  • beat Western Ky 98-79
  • beat Georgia Tech 86-69
  • beat New York 76-54
  • beat California 75-55
  • 1950Big TenEast
  • lost to CCNY 55-56
  • beat Holy Cross 72-52
  • 1946Big TenEast
  • beat Harvard 46-38
  • lost to North Carolina 57-60, OT
  • beat California 63-45
  • 1945Big TenEast
  • beat Kentucky 45-37
  • lost to New York 65-70, OT
  • 1944Big TenEast
  • beat Temple 57-47
  • lost to Dartmouth 53-60
  • 1939Big TenEast
  • beat Wake Forest 64-52
  • beat Villanova 53-36
  • lost to Oregon 33-46