OSU's statement: 59-0 over Wisconsin. George would be selected in the first round of the NFL draft (14th overall) by the Houston Oilers and go on to have a long and successful career with the Oilers/Titans franchise. That would be followed by a road trip to Pittsburgh, a home date with Notre Dame, then successive road trips to conference rivals Penn State and Wisconsin. Thank you. George set a new standard for rushing at OSU. Ohio State had last week off to prepare for Wisconsin. Point spread: Wisconsin is a 2.5-point favorite.

And there was one star on this team of stars who shined brighter than the rest.

Carlos Hyde scored on a 2-yard run in overtime Saturday, giving Ohio State a 21-14 victory over Wisconsin and keeping the Buckeyes' hopes of a perfect season alive. Triple Tri, and Another loss in the Citrus Bowl meant a sad end to a great season. The nationally televised victory moved Ohio State up to #8 in the rankings and another dominating performance in their next game against Pitt (a 54-14 win) moved them up to #7. In the end, the team disappointed their fans and themselves, but for much of the season there was no better team in college football. Drew Meyer punt for 43 yards, returned by Philly Brown for 68 yards for a TOUCHDOWN. !function(d,s,id){varjs,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js";fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document,"script","twitter-wjs"); The undefeated Ohio State Buckeyes, leaders of the Big Ten Leaders Division, will attempt to exact some justice with a win Saturday over the Wisconsin Badgers, who will represent the division in the Big Ten Championship Game. Since an overtime scare against Purdue on Oct. 20, the Buckeyes have stormed through two Big Ten opponents, defeating Penn State and Illinois by a total score of 87-45. Wisconsin never recovered from those two drives and OSU held on for the win. They then traveled out to Stanford and forged a tie with the Cardinal, 24-24. ET at Camp Randall Stadium in Madison, with television coverage on ABC. Kickoff is set for 3:30 p.m.

First they would head to East Rutherford, NJ to face Boston College in the Kickoff Classic, then return home to take on a Washington team that had vanquished them in Seattle the previous season, 25-16. George vaulted himself into the Heisman Trophy conversation by rushing for 212 yards and 2 TDs on 36 carries. If supporting an indie site is your thing, please consider becoming a 12th Warrior, buying our merch, or contributing in other ways. However, the coaches were raving about junior Terry Glenn in practice, and fans would soon find out what kind of player he was. Clemson is still the No. In particular, big-play threat Joey Galloway had left for the NFL and no one was certain who would play that role in the new offense. Last week, Wisconsin ran for a school record 564 yards against Indiana. ohiost drive: 4 plays 25 yards, 00:00 ohiost td.

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Halfback Montee Ball is just one score from tying the all-time FBS career touchdown record. spatulated, The defense would need to grow up quickly, as Ohio State faced a difficult early schedule. They rebounded at home with a 42-0 drubbing of SMU and then they upset Penn State, 17-9, in the conference opener (the week before Ohio State played them). The undefeated Buckeyes look to finish strong against the Badgers in Madison.