It's a long way away from Oklahoma's major-college record of 47 consecutive victories.
Still, Ohio State may be feeling the pressure of having the nation's current longest winning streak - 18 games.
''I can feel sometimes pressure mounting on players when you (are on a) streak,'' coach Urban Meyer said. ''You start hearing about streaks. And it's my job as a coach and our coaching staff (to make sure) it's all about today.''
The fourth-ranked Buckeyes (6-0, 2-0 Big Ten) can tie for the second longest streak ever at Ohio State when they host Iowa (4-2, 1-1) on Saturday.
The Buckeyes had won 19 straight, including a national championship, in 2002, and were ranked No. 3 when they fell at Wisconsin, 17-10. The 2005-06 team was ranked No. 1 when it lost 41-14 to Florida - ironically, coached by Meyer - in the national title game.
The most sustained streak at the school is 22 games, encompassing the 1968 national championship. The top-ranked and unbeaten 1969 team had scored almost a...