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Illinois could not stop Ohio State's running game or much of anything else Saturday as the Buckeyes rolled to a 52-22 victory at Ohio Stadium. We examine that, the play of the quarterbacks, special teams and more in this week's Five Answers.
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For the second consecutive week, Ohio State LB Ryan Shazier was named the Big Ten’s defensive player of the week-
Defensive Player of the Week, Ryan Shazier, Ohio State So., LB, Plantation, Fla./Plantation
• Finished with a game-high 14 tackles, including 11 solo stops, and a pass breakup in Ohio State’s 52-22 victory over Illinois on Saturday
• Recorded two tackles for...
The Ohio State football team got good performances from its offense and defense in a 52-22 thrashing of hapless Illinois Saturday afternoon at Ohio Stadium. One could argue the Buckeyes are playing their best heading into their open week.
The combination of Carlos Hyde and Braxton Miller was more than enough for undfeated Ohio State.
Hyde rushed for 137 yards and three touchdowns and Miller burnished his Heisman credentials by passing for two scores and running for another in the Buckeyes' 52-22 victory over Illinois on Saturday.
The Buckeyes (10-0, 6-0 Big Ten) maintained the upper hand in the Leaders Division...
Most will rest. Some will try to heal. Others will to catch up on classwork or a personal life.
A bye week is a time to take a breath for the fifth-ranked Ohio State Buckeyes.
There are also a few who will pause, knowing there are only two games left in their college careers.
''It just hit me in the locker room,'' senior defensive lineman John Simon said Saturday...
Throughout the high school football season, BuckeyeSports.com will be following the progress of Ohio State’s football commitments. Here is how the OSU verbal commitments and their teams fared last week.
Ohio State hosted in-state offensive tackle Brandon Bailey on Saturday, a player who is receiving attention from a number of Big Ten schools.
With Jared Sullinger on the roster last season, Ohio State basketball coach Thad Matta did all that he could to surround the Buckeyes' philosophy around the All-American big man. It worked, as OSU advanced to its second Final Four in Matta's tenure. Without Sullinger this year, OSU will take a faster approach. That could start with Shannon Scott.
By Mark ReaBuckeyeSports.com
COLUMBUS, OH - Sixth-ranked Ohio State topped the 50-point mark for a record fourth time this season and piled up 567 yards of total offense, rolling into its open week with a 52-22 victory over Big Ten rival Illinois on Saturday afternoon.
An Ohio Stadium crowd of 105,311 looked on as the Buckeyes moved their season record to a perfect 10-0 for the first...
Ohio State can't win a conference championship this season, but the focus remains on finishing out this campaign strong. The coaching staff explained why that is important this week. Find that and more in our premium notebook.
Illinois' loss to Ohio State ends the chance for third consecutive bowl trip.
Penn StateThe Penn State Nittany Lions lost in Happy Valley to the Ohio State Buckeyes in what some were calling the “Ineligible Bowl” this past Saturday. The first half served as more of a defensive battle. Ohio State broke the game open in the third quarter. The final score was 35-23.
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Every day in the late summer and fall has its moments in Ohio State football history, and Nov. 3 is no different. Click the link to check out this edition of "This Date In Buckeye History."
COLUMBUS, Ohio - The Illinois loss to Ohio State Saturday ended the chance for a third straight bowl game. What now?
Covington (Ky.) Scott's 6'6, 285-lb junior OL Corey Fitzwater visited Ohio State on Saturday.
A look at what went right and wrong for Illinois in Saturday's 52-22 loss to Ohio State.