Ohio State remains No. 7 in the latest Coaches Poll, released Sunday. The Buckeyes, who rallied to beat Indiana on Saturday, are No. 7 for the third straight week. [ MORE: Get our latest Big Ten football coverage ] Michigan State and Wisconsin both move up one spot, to No. 7 and No. 14, respectively. The Spartans routed Rutgers for their second straight win, while the Badgers nipped Iowa to move one game away from the Big Ten title game. Minnesota jumps into the poll, coming in at No. 22 after rallying past Nebraska on the road. The Cornhuskers are
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Ohio State hasn’t lost a Big Ten regular-season game since Nov. 26, 2011, a span that includes a Big Ten-record 23 straight wins following Saturday’s 42-27 victory over Indiana. To get a sense of just how long ago Ohio State’s last Big Ten loss was, here’s some context. It’s been 1,093 days. Ohio State quarterbacks have accounted for 132 touchdowns. Devin Gardner was wearing No. 7, his first of three numbers. Jared Sullinger was in his final year in Columbus. Nick Swisher was still with the New York Yankees. Robert Griffin III was on his way to winning the Heisman
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Week 13 is in the books, and Ohio State has clinched a berth in the Big Ten title game. The Buckeyes will play the winner of next week’s Minnesota-Wisconsin game on BTN. Relive all of the Week 13 action on our Big Ten scoreboard. Here are today’s full results: Wisconsin edged Iowa and Maryland rallied past Michigan in afternoon action. In a busy slate of early action, Ohio State took down Indiana, Michigan State rolled Rutgers, Minnesota stunned Nebraska, Illinois nipped Penn State and Northwestern dropped Purdue. Get links to catch up on all of the Week 13 games below.
Jalin Marshall entered Saturday’s game vs. Indiana with four touchdowns. He matched that total in the second half of Ohio State’s 42-27 victory. Or, to be more exact, in the final 17:20. It all started with a 54-yard punt return to give the highly favored Buckeyes the 21-20 lead with 2:20 left in the third quarter. From there, it was all Marshall, as he scored on a six-yard shovel pass, a silly one-handed 15-yard scoring strike and, to finish it all off, a 54-yard reception, also on a shovel pass. It was just the kind of performance Marshall was looking
A new episode of “Big Ten Elite” spotlighting the 1996 11-1 Ohio State football team airs Sunday night at 9 p.m. ET. In the extended video clip in this post, watch key members of that Buckeyes team describe the tough loss to Michigan before the Buckeyes went on to the Rose Bowl. The 1996 Buckeyes opened the season with 10 straight wins highlighted by back-to-back triumphs over Notre Dame and Penn State. After losing 13-9 to the Wolverines, the Buckeyes capped off their season with a thrilling come-from-behind win against Jake Plummer and Arizona State in Pasadena. Ohio State finished
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