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The Game is a game again for No. 2 Ohio St, No. 6 Michigan

Nov. 26, 2021 03:15 AM EST

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — The Game is going to be a game again, or at least that appears to the case before No. 2 Ohio State plays No. 6 Michigan. The Buckeyes (10-1, 8-0 Big Ten, No. 2 CFP) are favored to win Saturday at the Big House by about a touchdown, according to...

Michigan's defense braces for Buckeyes' high-flying attack

Nov. 23, 2021 16:57 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State's dazzling offensive stars are about to run into one of the best defenses they've seen this season. This year's edition of The Game could come down to how well the revamped defense of No. 6 Michigan can slow down the prolific scoring...

Harbaugh hopes changes help Michigan finally beat Ohio State

Nov. 22, 2021 18:51 PM EST

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Jim Harbaugh shook up his coaching staff and whipped himself into shape as if he was still playing quarterback after his opportunity to coach at his alma mater was extended last winter by at least another season. Michigan athletic director Warde...

AP Top 25 Takeaways: Superpowers flex with titles in sight

Nov. 21, 2021 10:51 AM EST

The superpowers asserted themselves over the upstarts Saturday. In a season that has been dotted with upsets and surprises, the most talented teams are rising to the top. No. 7 Michigan State and No. 13 Wake Forest have been good stories, but against...

Stroud tosses 6 TDs, No. 5 Ohio St blows out No. 7 Mich St

Nov. 20, 2021 21:22 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — C.J. Stroud lit up No. 7 Michigan State early and gave his coach the rare luxury of being able to let his mind wander to next week’s showdown with Michigan. Stroud tied a school record with six touchdown passes -- all in...

Plenty at stake when No. 4 Ohio St hosts No. 7 Michigan St

Nov. 18, 2021 19:27 PM EST

No. 7 Michigan State (9-1, 6-1 Big Ten, No. 7 CFP) at No. 4 Ohio State (9-1, 7-0, No. 4), Saturday at noon EST (FOX). Line: Ohio State by 19 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: Ohio State leads 34-15. WHAT’S AT...

No. 7 Michigan St looks to stop march of No. 4 Buckeyes

Nov. 18, 2021 03:12 AM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — When Mel Tucker took the coaching job at Michigan State, he promised his players they would play for championships. The second-year coach has the Spartans knocking at the door already. “I meant that," Tucker said of his...

Big Ten in A1 position for CFP berth, or even being shut out

Nov. 16, 2021 15:52 PM EST

PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) — With two weeks left in the regular season, the Big Ten has positioned itself to get a third straight berth in the College Football Playoff, and possibly two if an avalanche of things go the right way. No. 5 Ohio State, No. 7 Michigan State and...

Stroud throws 5 TD passes, No. 6 Ohio State routs Purdue

Nov. 13, 2021 22:59 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — After two weeks of some uneven offensive play, the No. 6 Buckeyes were understandably anxious this week with giant-killer Purdue coming to town. Ohio State had reason to be wary of the Boilermakers, who had already upset two top-five teams this...

Upset alert: Revitalized Purdue focused on No. 6 Ohio State

Nov. 11, 2021 14:06 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The handful of current Ohio State upperclassmen who were on the roster then shudder at the memory of the last time the Buckeyes played an evidently overmatched Purdue team. The 2018 game ended in a shocking 49-20 upset by the unranked Boilermakers,...