The Northwestern Wildcats take on the Ohio State Buckeyes in one of the college football games on Saturday, October 29, 2016 start time at 7:00 PM ET, at Ohio Stadium, Columbus, Ohio.
The Northwestern Wildcats (4-3) defeated the Indiana Hoosiers, 24-14, last week. Clayton Thorson completed 24-for-43 passes for 285 yards and three touchdowns. In rushing, Justin Jackson ran for 94 yards in 28 carries while Thorson added 22 yards in eight carries. In receiving, Austin Carr posted 125 yards and a touchdown in seven receptions while Flynn Nagel added 40 yards in six catches. Macan Wilson complimented for 32 yards and a touchdown.
Offensively, Northwestern football is averaging 241.1 yards in passing and 137.4 yards in rushing. Defensively, Northwestern football is yielding 282.4 yards in passing and 132.0 yards in rushing against the opposing teams.
The Ohio State Buckeyes (6-1) lost against the Penn State Nittany Lions, 24-21, last week. J.T. Barrett completed 28-for-43 passes for 245 yards and a touchdown. In rushing, Curtis Samuel ran for 71 yards and a touchdown in two carries while Mike Weber added 71 yards in 21 carries. In receiving, Samuel posted 68 yards in eight receptions while Marcus Baugh added 55 yards and a touchdown in five receptions.
Offensively, Ohio State football is averaging 220.1 yards in passing and 281.6 yards in rushing. Defensively, Ohio State football is yielding 158.7 yards in passing and 121.0 yards in rushing against the opposing teams.
Northwestern vs Ohio State football game schedule:
Date: October 29, 2016
Start Time: 7:00 PM ET
TV Channel Schedule: ESPN
Live Stream: WatchESPN
Odds and Point Spread: -22.0 Ohio State
Week 9 Scores are available HERE