Buckeyes hold on against Spartans
No.1 Ohio State jumped out to a 24-0 lead in Week 8, and came away with a 24-17 win over the Michigan State Spartans at Ohio Stadium.
The Buckeyes could not cover the 18-point home spread, and the 41 points scored were UNDER the posted total of 52.5.
Todd Boeckman was 15-for-23 for 193 yards, two touchdowns and a pick, while Chris Wells ran 31 times for 221 yards and a score for the Buckeyes.
Brian Hoyer went 12-for-23 for 126 yards and a pick, and Javon Ringer was held to 49 yards on 18 carries for the Spartans.