Nittany Lions fend off Buckeyes

Nittany Lions fend off Buckeyes

Michael Robinson passed for only 77 yards on Saturday, but he rushed for a touchdown as the No. 16 Penn State Nittany Lions topped the No. 6 Ohio State Buckeyes by a 17-10 score.

The Buckeyes had been favored by 4 points on this night. The combined score never approached the game’s posted total (41).

Robinson went 11-of-20 for Penn State. Derrick Williams also ran for a Nittany Lions touchdown.

Buckeyes QB Troy Smith completed 13-of-25 pass attempts for 141 yards, and was picked off once. Smith ran for Ohio State’s only major in the loss.