Ohio State basketball coach suspends redshirt freshman

Chris Holtmann (Michael Conroy/Associated Press)

COLUMBUS (WCMH) — Ohio State men’s basketball coach Chris Holtmann has suspended a redshirt freshman for “failure to meet team expectations.”

Holtmann suspended forward Derek Funderburk on Thursday.

According to the university, Funderburk is a native of Lakewood, Ohio and has four years of eligibility remaining. He redshirted in 2016-2017.

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