Michael Geiger hits game-winning field goal against Ohio State

Michael Geiger hits game-winning field goal against Ohio State

Michigan State kicker Michael Geiger was 8-of-13 on field goals this season heading into the biggest kick of his young career.

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But with three seconds remaining on the game clock and a chance to take down the defending national champions, Geiger stepped up and made the biggest kick of his life.

Geiger drilled a 41-yard field goal as time expired to give the Spartans a memorable 17-14 victory over No. 3 Ohio State.

“It’s an amazing feeling,” Geiger said to BTN’s Rick Pizzo following the game. “I’ve been waiting my entire life to beat this team in this stadium.”

Check out the game-winning kick at the top of this post.

The win snaps Urban Meyer’s 30-game Big Ten regular season winning streak.

“We sat around all day listening to how we were underdogs.” Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio said. “It doesn’t matter how you win, just that you win.”

Check out Geiger’s great celebration at the end of the play.

Enjoy, Michigan State fans!

Sean Merriman, BTN.com web editor

BTN.com web editor Sean Merriman covers football and men's basketball and provides original content for BTN.com. You can follow him on Twitter @BTNSean.

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