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Ohio Stadium was in full force Saturday afternoon (photo Johnathan Snyder, QCS)
COLUMBUS, OH - It’s really tough to feel good after you lose.
The Buffalo Bulls lost to Ohio State Saturday afternoon 40-20 in front of nearly 107,000 fans at Ohio Stadium, but they may consider it a split. After falling behind 23-0 after the first quarter, the Bulls outscored the Buckeyes in the remaining 45 minutes 20-17.
“I give a lot of credit to Ohio State for coming out and putting us down 23-0 early,” said Bulls head coach Jeff Quinn. ”But I was proud of the way our kids responded. We were able to outscore them in the second and third quarters.”
Bulls quarterback Joe Licata in warmups (photo, Johnathan Snyder, QCS)
Junior quarterback Braxton Miller led the Buckeyes to two quick touchdowns through the air as each was followed with a successful two point conversion. Running back Jordan Hall then ran for a 49-yard score with 38 seconds left in the quarter to make it a 23-point game.
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Heading into their first game of the season against the Buffalo Bulls, the Ohio State Buckeyes were a little short at running back. With starter Carlos Hyde suspended three games and Rod Smith suspended one, Urban Meyer announced fifth-year senior Jordan Hall would get the start. After Hall, many expected former GlenOak standout, Bri’onte Dunn, to see...
Braxton Miller threw two touchdown passes before fighting leg cramps and Jordan Hall ran for two more scores to lead No. 2 Ohio State to a 40-20 victory over Buffalo on Saturday in the season opener for both teams.
The Buckeyes, striving for a crisper start from coach Urban Meyer's debut in 2012, led 23-0 after the first quarter before the Bulls made things interesting. Joe...
Second-ranked Ohio State got off to a quick start. After that, it was a bit scary.
Braxton Miller threw two touchdown passes before fighting leg cramps and Jordan Hall ran for two more scores to lead the Buckeyes to a 40-20 victory over Buffalo on Saturday in the season opener for both teams.
The Buckeyes, striving for a crisper start from coach Urban Meyer's debut in 2012...
Ohio State exploded out of the blocks with 23 first-quarter points and then put things on cruise control, capturing a 40-20 victory against Buffalo in the 2013 season opener. The Buckeyes totaled 460 yards of offense, including a career-high 159 yards rushing by senior running back Jordan Hall. QB Braxton Miller added 178 yards and two TDs through the air as well as 77 yards on the ground.
Braxton Miller had to overcome cramps to lead Ohio State to a win over the University at Buffalo. The Buckeyes were far from sharp today, but there were some bright spots: Jordan Hall had a very nice game running for 2 TDs and 159 yards and that experienced Offensive Line were solid.
While the Bulls have aspirations of competing for a MAC Conference Title, Ohio State has to...