Ohio State women’s basketball vs. Duke live score, updates, highlights from 2024 March Madness


The two-seeded Buckeyes will take on No. 7 Duke in the second round of the NCAA Tournament at noon Sunday at Value City Arena in Columbus, Ohio. The game will be broadcast on ESPN.

Ohio State is coming off an 80-57 first-round win against Maine Friday.

Follow along for updates ahead of Duke vs. Ohio State Sunday afternoon.

Ohio State vs. Duke history 

Ohio State has never beaten Duke.

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The Blue Devils have beaten the Buckeyes twice in the now-defunct ACC-Big Ten Women’s Challenge. Both Ohio State losses came at Cameron Indoor Stadium in Durham, North Carolina. 

  • Dec. 3, 2009: Duke 83, Ohio State 67
  • Nov. 30, 2017: Duke 69, Ohio State 60

What channel is Ohio State vs. Duke on today? How to watch, stream live

  • TV channel: ESPN
  • Stream: YouTubeTV, Hulu Live, Fubo TV (free trial), ESPN app

Ohio State vs. Duke start time, TV info, location

  • Start time: 12 p.m. ET
  • TV info: ESPN
  • Location: Value City Arena, Columbus, Ohio

Ohio State vs. Duke preview

Ohio State: Ohio State won its 17th regular-season Big Ten championship, but faltered in the Big Ten women’s basketball tournament quarterfinal against Maryland. The two-seeded Buckeyes regained momentum with a dominant first-round NCAA Tournament win against Maine. Ohio State is led by Big Ten Coach of the Year Kevin McGuff, the two-seeded Buckeyes will have two first-team All-Big Ten recipients — Jacy Sheldon and Cotie McMahon — along with Big Ten Defensive Player of the Year Celeste Taylor.

Duke: No. 7 Duke stormed back against No. 10 Richmond in the first round of the NCAA Tournament, led by junior Reigan Richardson, a second-team All-ACC honoree who leads the team with 11.5 points per game. The Blue Devils finished tied for seventh in the ACC with rival North Carolina and lost in the ACC tournament to NC State.

Ohio State vs. Duke odds, betting line, spread

Odds according to BetMGM

  • Spread: Ohio State -7.5
  • Over/under: 132.5 points

Ohio State vs. Duke prediction, game picks

While Duke showed an ability to come back against Richmond in the first round Friday, Ohio State should have an ability to hold an advantage if the game remains within reach. The Buckeyes’ home-court advantage should help OSU to its third-straight Sweet Sixteen.

Ohio State vs. Duke injury updates

Ohio State:

  • Kennedy Cambridge
  • Karla Vres


  • Vanessa de Jesus

Ohio State vs. Duke stats

Ohio State

  • PPG: 79.8
  • PPG allowed: 63.6
  • FG%: 46.9%
  • 3PT%: 35.2%


  • PPG: 68.7
  • PPG allowed: 57.8
  • FG%: 44.5%
  • 3PT%: 31.9%

Ohio State vs. Duke championship odds

Odds according to BetMGM

Ohio State: +2500

Duke: +30000

Ohio State basketball schedule 2023-24

The past five games of Ohio State’s 2023-24 basketball season. For the full schedule, click here

Feb. 25Ohio State 79, Maryland 66
Feb. 28Ohio State 67, Michigan 51
March 3Iowa 93, Ohio State 83
March 8Maryland 82, Ohio State 61 (Big Ten tournament quarterfinal)
March 22No. 2 Ohio State 80, No. 15 Maine 57 (NCAA Tournament)
March 24No. 2 Ohio State vs. No. 7 Duke (NCAA Tournament)

Duke basketball schedule 2023-24

The past five games of Duke’s 2023-24 basketball season. For the full schedule, click here.

Feb. 29Duke 73, Virginia 54
March 3North Carolina 63, Duke 59
March 7Duke 70, Georgia Tech 58 (ACC tournament second round)
March 8NC State 54, Duke 51 (ACC tournament quarterfinal)
March 22No. 7 Duke X, No. 10 Richmond X (NCAA Tournament)
March 24No. 2 Ohio State vs. No. 7 Duke (NCAA Tournament)