Thursday's national semifinal clash between No. 1 Alabama and No. 4 Ohio State had it all. Long passes, spectacular catches, beautiful runs, iffy calls by the officials and a thrown headset that all culminated in a 42-35 upset win for Ohio State that will forever be part of Buckeye lore.
We collected the best USA Today photos from Ohio State’s Sugar Bowl win over Alabama. With the victory, the Buckeyes will advance to play Oregon in the first-ever College Football Playoff National Championship.
Ohio State is headed to the inaugural College Football Playoff Championship Game! [ MORE: View our full 2014-15 bowl schedule ] The fourth-seeded Buckeyes took down No. 1 Alabama, 42-35, in the Sugar Bowl on Thursday night. Ohio State will face No. 2 Oregon, which drilled reigning national champ and No. 3 Florida State, in the title game January 12 in Arlington, Texas. That should be a great game. Before we look ahead to the Ducks, though, let’s see how the Ohio State family reacted to the big win over the SEC champ on Twitter. Here you go! CURRENT TEAM
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Happy New Year, Big Ten fans! It’s been a wild and entertaining day of New Year’s Day bowls, and there’s still Ohio State vs. Alabama in the Sugar Bowl to go. Catch up on all of today’s action on our Big Ten scoreboard. In completed action, Wisconsin topped Auburn in overtime in the Outback Bowl, Michigan State stunned Baylor in the Cotton Bowl and Minnesota lost to Missouri in the Citrus Bowl. Want to catch up on all of this year’s bowl games? You’ll want to check out our 2014-15 bowl schedule page. Use the links below to track all
It’s game day. The talking is finished. The speculation and conjecture are over. Let’s see who wins this Sugar Bowl clash between No. 1 Alabama and No. 4 Ohio State.
BTN.com's Tom Dienhart is in New Orleans for the Sugar Bowl, and he's got seven keys to a Thursday night win for Ohio State. From biog plays to unconventional ones, here's what Dienhart will be looking for when the Buckeyes kick off against Alabama.
Ohio State fans are having fun with Nick Saban's statue in Tuscaloosa.
With the New Year just about here, BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart is taking a look back at the bets of 2014 Big Ten football.