It's not easy to get out of Penn State with a victory. Ohio State has won five times and lost five times there since Penn State joined the Big Ten in 1993.
When it was first suggested that Ohio State redshirt freshman quarterback J.T. Barrett could be a Heisman Trophy candidate, it sounded crazy.
QUARTERBACKJ.T. Barrett (1,615 yards, 20 TDs, 5 interceptions) has 17 touchdown passes and 1 interception the last four games since throwing three interceptions against Virginia Tech.
RECRUITING UPDATEIt's Round Two in a recruiting battle between Ohio State and Notre Dame for one of the top offensive lineman prospects in Ohio in the recruiting class of 2015.
No. 13 Ohio State at Penn State, 8 p.m., Oct. 18, ABC-TV—COUNTDOWN36 days until kickoff against Michigan—BIG TEN STANDINGS
Former Celina and Ohio State standout Jim Otis is among 75 players to be nominated for the College Football Hall of Fame.
COLUMBUS — Jalin Marshall was a quarterback at Middletown High School, but he did the math and decided his future in college football was as a receiver.
COLUMBUS — At its best, Penn State's Beaver Stadium is one of the loudest, one of the most intimidating football venues in the Big Ten.
COLUMBUS – The J.T. Barrett bandwagon is rolling along, but there is one important person who hasn't purchased his ticket yet.
COLUMBUS – From top to bottom at Rutgers in the days leading up to its first trip to Ohio State on Saturday there seemed to be an undercurrent of irritation that OSU and its fans didn't know more about Rutgers.
COLUMBUS – After four straight dominating performances, Ohio State's reputation has recovered some of what was lost in a shocking 35-21 loss to Virginia Tech in the second game of the season.
COLUMBUS — Some people said Maryland got its welcome to the Big Ten moment when Ohio State rolled over the Terrapins 52-24 two weeks ago the last time it was on the field.
Ohio State has played football for 125 seasons but Saturday's opponent, Rutgers, has an even longer history.
Rutgers at No. 13 Ohio State, 3:30 p.m., Oct. 18, ABC-TV—COUNTDOWN43 days until kickoff against Michigan—BIG TEN STANDINGS
COLUMBUS — Jeff Heuerman keeps them guessing. And not just when he's running pass patterns as Ohio State's tight end.
COLUMBUS — Joey Bosa calls himself @jbbigbear on Twitter. Sometimes it must feel like the football equivalent of wrestling a grizzly for the offensive linemen who have to try to block him and the quarterbacks who try to run away from...
QUARTERBACKSJ.T. Barrett was an unknown quantity in more ways than one when the season began. Seeing his name misspelled as Barnett was something that happened more than once.
Bye WeekNext game Rutgers at Ohio State, 3:30 p.m., Oct. 18, ABC-TV—COUNTDOWN50 days until kickoff against Michigan—
COLLEGE PARK, Md. — Urban Meyer sent Ohio State's football team to bed early Friday night. Then the Buckeyes turned the lights out early on Maryland in a 52-24 win on Saturday.
COLLEGE PARK, Md. – There were so many questions about J.T. Barrett six weeks ago when he jogged on to the field to take his first snap as Ohio State's starting quarterback.
If travel to new places is educational and expands your perspective, then Ohio State fans will have a chance do to that today.
No. 20 Ohio State at MarylandNoon, ABC—COUNTDOWN57 days until kickoff against Michigan—