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Surging No. 3 Buckeyes open Big Ten slate against Wisconsin

Sep. 22, 2022 12:32 PM EDT

Wisconsin (2-1) at No. 3 Ohio State (3-0), Saturday, 7:30 p.m. ET (ABC) Line: Ohio State by 18 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: Ohio State leads 61-18-5. WHAT’S AT STAKE? Wisconsin dropped out of the AP Top 25 after...

No. 3 Ohio State expects stiffer test against Wisconsin

Sep. 22, 2022 12:27 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State offensive coordinator Kevin Wilson tried to tone down the accolades and hyperbole that came after the Buckeyes' 763-yard explosion against overmatched Toledo last week. Wilson, the former Indiana head coach, knows the challenge will be stiffer when...

Badgers' stingy defense ready for Buckeyes' potent offense

Sep. 21, 2022 16:27 PM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Ohio State annually ranks among the nation’s highest-scoring teams. Wisconsin traditionally has one of the stingiest defenses in the land. Yet these two Big Ten programs don’t get to play each other every year because they’re in different divisions. They...

Big Ten RB tradition alive and well behind Brown, Ibrahim

Sep. 20, 2022 14:32 PM EDT

The Big Ten's tradition of producing elite running backs is alive and well. The conference features the nation's top two rushers in Illinois' Chase Brown and Minnesota's Mohamed Ibrahim, and four others are running for better than 100 yards per game. No other league has more than...

Stroud throws 5 TD passes, No. 3 Ohio St routs Toledo 77-21

Sep. 18, 2022 01:12 AM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State coach Ryan Day distributed the obligatory praise of his players after their score-at-will rout of Toledo, but the No. 3 Buckeyes won’t dwell on it long with the Big Ten schedule around the next corner. Instead of taking some time to enjoy the...

No. 3 Ohio St faces Toledo in final non-conference contest

Sep. 15, 2022 14:03 PM EDT

Toledo (2-0) at No. 3 Ohio State (2-0), Saturday, 7 p.m. ET (FOX) Line: Ohio State by 31 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: Ohio State leads 3-0. WHAT’S AT STAKE? The Rockets should give Ohio State a little more trouble...

No. 3 Ohio State eyes fewer 'ridiculous' penalties vs Toledo

Sep. 15, 2022 12:27 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — No. 3 Ohio State tried last week to smooth out its early season wrinkles against a heavy underdog. Buckeyes coach Ryan Day doesn't think they've ironed out enough of them to be a championship contender just yet. Penalties remain the primary...

Harrison grabs 3 TDs, No. 3 Buckeyes rout Arkansas St 45-12

Sep. 10, 2022 17:05 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — With two Ohio State starting receivers sidelined with injuries, Marvin Harrison Jr. got another prime chance to shine on a team loaded with great wideouts. Harrison, the son of a former NFL star, caught three touchdown passes from C.J. Stroud as the No. 3...

No. 3 Ohio St tries to avoid a letdown against Arkansas St

Sep. 08, 2022 12:49 PM EDT

Arkansas State (1-0) at No. 3 Ohio State (1-0), Saturday, noon ET (BTN) Line: Ohio State by 44 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: First meeting. WHAT’S AT STAKE? Coming off an emotional, come-from-behind win over...

No. 3 Ohio St tries not to look past underdog Arkansas St

Sep. 08, 2022 11:53 AM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — After an exhilarating, season-opening win over now-No. 8 Notre Dame, No. 3 Ohio State has a different challenge: get pumped up to play against an major underdog in Week 2, Arkansas State from the Sunbelt Conference. The Buckeyes got a nailbiting 21-10 victory...