Phil Jackson was in Columbus for Thursday night's game between Ohio State and Nebraska.
That shocking upset Sunday afternoon in Ann Arbor has had some more negative consequences for Ohio State.
With the Big Ten expanding to 14 teams this past summer, that means a little year-to-year variation in the basketball schedule.
Ohio State didn't have a national-championship season without its share of injuries.
And the quest to repeat will also have injuries among its main storylines.