Recap - Buckeyes Defeat Penn State 38-14
|Recap - Buckeyes Defeat Penn State 38-14|
Daniel Herron tore up the turf for 190 rushing yards on Saturday to lead the Buckeyes to a 38-14 win over the Nittany Lions at Ohio Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Buckeyes were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 20 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 49.5.
Terrelle Pryor completed 8 of 13 pass attempts for 139 yards for the Buckeyes in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Nittany Lions defense.
Evan Royster rushed for 49 yards for Penn State, while Silas Redd added 39 yards. Matthew McGloin threw for 159 yards for the Nittany Lions, while receivers Justin Brown and Derek Moye had 64 and 36 yards respectively.
Ohio State outgained Penn State 453-272 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 20-15 by the Buckeyes.
Penn State lost the time of possession battle 30:44/29:16, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Ohio State takes its act on the road to face Iowa looking for another win. For Penn State, they head on the road to face Indiana.